Women for science

Science by Women: second call published

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

UNIMED, to which UNISS is member, has the pleasure to inform that the Women for Africa Foundation, a private entity aimed at contributing to the sustainable development of Africa through the drive of its women  following the success of 1st Edition, Women for Africa Foundation is launching the 2nd call for applications to the programme Science by Women.

The call is aimed at selecting 7 senior African women scientists to be integrated in 7 top research Spanish centres in the following areas: health, agriculture and food security, water, energy and climatic change, mathematics and economic sciences.

Deadline for proposals submission July 20, 2016

The programme´s ultimate goal is to enable African women researchers to play a leading role in the transition of Africa to a knowledge-based and innovation- led economy through research that can be transferred into products and technologies having impact on people´s lives.

For further information about the call, the guidelines and the application form visit the website