Carl Rosberg and Judith Geist Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program, 2014/15

If you have questions about this aid arises, please visit the official source and ask your questions directly to the center.

Center for African Studies at the University of California at Berkeley is offering undergraduate research fellowship to support travel to Africa for research and study. Fellowships of up to $3,000 are available to defray the costs of travel to Africa to conduct research focused on Africa-related topics. Only UC Berkeley undergraduate students can apply for this fellowship. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and must be registered in the 2014-15 academic year at University of California at Berkeley in USA. Online application must be submitted by 3 February 2014.. The Center for African Studies is pleased to announce the 2014 competition for an undergraduate fellowship of up to $3,000 to support travel to Africa for research and study. The award is a memorial to Carl Rosberg (1923-1996), former professor of Political Science, Director of the Institute of International Studies, and founder of the Center for African Studies at the University of California at Berkeley; and to his student, Judith Geist, who followed in his footsteps with her work in East Africa.. This fellowship is available to undergraduate students for research and study.
The research areas of this scholarship are: Not provided
Who can apply to this scholarship?
· Current UC Berkeley Undergraduate Students with an interest in Africa who will be registered in the 2014
· 15 academic year (one must return to campus as a registered student following the research trip).
· Priority will be given to 1) students with training in African studies and foreign languages, particularly African languages, and 2) students with demonstrated financial need who otherwise would not be able to travel to the African continent.
Benefits of the scholarship: Fellowships of up to $3,000 are available to defray the costs of travel to Africa to conduct research focused on Africa-related topics. Generally, such travel will take place during summer 2014, but other arrangements, such as during winter break 2014-2015, may be possible. If costs are to exceed $3,000, students are expected to find additional funds to cover the balance.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: Not Known
Number of scholarships: Not Known

Related scholarships