Edit Content

Stay Updated

Find opportunities

Chatham House Mo Ibrahim Foundation Academy Fellowship for African Leaders – 2023

Note: To successfully apply for this scholarship, ensure you read all instructions on this page.
May 5, 2023

Chatham House is pleased to award the Mo Ibrahim Foundation Academy Fellowship in Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs.

This fellowship is a joint initiative with the Mo Ibrahim Foundation. It offers candidates at the early-to-mid-stage of their career the opportunity to spend ten months at Chatham House working on an individual research project of their choosing.

Application Deadline: 5th May 2023 by 10 am (BST)

Eligible Countries: ALL African countries

To be taken at (country): The fellow will be based full-time at Chatham House, London, UK

Type: Fellowship

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Fellowship: The fellow will receive a monthly stipend to cover the costs of accommodation and subsistence. Additionally, the Academy will cover costs related to relocation, visas and payment of the UK’s Immigration Healthcare Surcharge which allows access to the UK National Health Service (Note: you may be required to pay for dental and optical treatments and medicines prescribed by a doctor), fieldwork and travel, research activities, and possible publication costs.


  • The Chatham House Mo Ibrahim Foundation Academy Fellowship is open to candidates holding nationality from any African country.
  • Applications will also be accepted from applicants holding dual nationality which includes one African country.
  • All applicants should possess knowledge of, and an interest in, international affairs, their chosen area of research, and Chatham House’s mission and research.

Duration of Programme: The fellowship is for a 10-month term (between October 2023 and July 2024).

How to Apply : To apply for this Fellowships, they ask that you propose a research project that aims to contribute to Chatham House’s work, research priorities, and mission. Fellows are strongly encouraged to consider our existing research programmes and to develop research proposals that seek to directly contribute to our work on specific topics and regions.

Apply Here

Source: apply.workable.com

Stay Updated

Be The First To Know When We Publish a New Scholarship

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Report Scholarship