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Published on Fri, 10/06/2022 - 15:12

The Cambridge-Africa programme is pleased to announce that the call for proposals to the ALBORADA Research Fund is now open. Applications are invited from pairs of researchers (post-doctoral level and above) from the University of Cambridge or an affiliated institution and sub-Saharan African institutions, across all disciplines, to initiate and/or strengthen research collaborations.

The Cambridge-Africa ALBORADA Research Fund competitively awards grants of between £1,000 and £20,000 for

  • conducting research training activities in Africa (e.g. workshops / courses)
  • research-related travel between Cambridge and Africa
  • research costs (such as reagents, fieldwork and equipment)

For more information on the scheme and the application process visit The deadline for submission is 5th September 2022. Please direct any queries to