Stages of Application

1) Before you apply

We encourage you to check that you are eligible and start conversations with a hosting institution to complete the exchange with. In the “how to apply” section, please take a look at the sample application form.

2) Submit your application

You must submit your application through Ishango Online Application Portal.
Applications will be accepted from April 03 2018 and the deadline to submit is May 25 2018.   
You may be interviewed as part of the application process. This will be confirmed after you have submitted your application.

3) Review Process

When your completed form is received by the AAS, it will be shared with our expert reviewers (Decision Committee) from AAS, Wellcome Trust and Institut Pasteur. The review process will be conducted online using the AAS online grants system.

4) Decision

We aim to give you a final decision within 6 weeks of the application deadline. The outcome of the selection of funded applications will be final and binding and not open to appeal.

We will work with successful applicants to organise the required language training.

Feedback will be provided to unsuccessful applicants.