African-German Scientific Exchange Programme in Public Health 2021/2022

African-German Scientific Exchange Programme: Applications are invited from researchers in the field of public health to apply for the 2021/2022 African-German Scientific Exchange Programme.

This is an initiative of Cooperation in the Area of Public Health Research between Sub-Saharan African and German Researchers aimed at helping participating researchers identify joint interests in the area of public health and initiate new collaborative ventures.

African-German Scientific Exchange Programme | DETAILS

The programme is an initiative to establish an international collaboration to facilitate research relationships between researchers from sub-Saharan Africa and Germany. The initiative covers all research questions that are primarily concerned with population health. It also considers public health issues relating to infectious diseases and non-communicable diseases; One Health; availability, quality and utilisation of data for health monitoring and surveillance; mental health etc.

Eligibility Criteria

Interested applicants for the African-German Scientific Exchange Programme 2021/2022 must meet the following requirements:

  • Researchers must be from countries in sub-Saharan Africa and Germany can apply.
  • Applicants must hold a doctorate and have a track record in their respective research field.
  • Must demonstrate excellent leadership abilities.
  • A good display of inter-personal skills
  • Must be willing to collaborate with researchers in sub-Saharan Africa and Germany as the case may be.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Scientific Exchange Programme 2021 are to submit proposals containing at least one applicant from Germany and one cooperation partner from sub-Saharan Africa. Qualified researchers from all countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and Germany will thereafter be invited to submit posters.

Application Deadline: 30th September 2021 for Poster submission

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