The Association of African Universities is awarding Small Grants for Graduate Internships for Africans. Grant applicants should be students pursuing post-graduate degree programmes. Internship application deadline is 23 May, 2016.

Brief Description: The Association of African Universities (AAU) has intensified its advocacy for students from African universities to acquire employable skills for the world of work upon graduation from their universities. Through financial assistance from the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida), the AAU has secured some funds to offer small grants of up to US$600 per person for graduate internships for its member universities.

Internship Field: The internship grants are awarded for training purpose.

Internship Covers: This is a paid internship programme.

Internship Duration: Applicants shall commit to undertake an internship programme for a period between twelve (12) and twenty-four (24 weeks).

 Internship Venue: African Universities

Number of Awards: Not Known

 Who Can Apply? Applicants from African universities are eligible to apply for this internship programme.

Eligibility Criteria: Grant applicants should be students pursuing post-graduate degree programmes. Applicants should note that the grants are for training purposes only and not meant for the completion of theses or dissertations.

 Governing Body: The Association of African Universities (AAU)

 Application Procedure: The mode of application is online.

Submission Deadline: Internship application deadline is 23 May, 2016.

For more details visit the official site.