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The Awards Ceremony of the 2021/22 startsocial programme in Berlin, attended by German Chancellor Olaf Scholz
Africademics has partnered with ADUN in the form of a joint Working Group for our new scholarship MOOC!
The Beta version of our new Scholarship Database is finally live and ready for you to test!
Applications for our Scholarship Mentoring Programme are closed!
For the second year in a row Africademics has been nominated for Germany's most prestigious award for social initiatives!
Applications for the next round of our Scholarship Mentoring Programme will be open until 15 July 2022!
Looking for a scholarship but don't know where to start? Check out our new Scholarship Directory, created by our Ambassadors!
Now available: Our Africademics Positive Psychology Workshop series for scholarship seekers and applicants!
Africademics made it into the Top25 of the 2021/21 startsocial competition!
The University of Venda congratulates two of its senior female academics!
Last week we kicked off the 2022 Scholarship Ambassador Programme with over 90 participants!
Applications for the 2022 cohort of the Africademics Scholarship Ambassador Programme are closed!
Applications for the 2022 cohort of the Africademics Scholarship Ambassador Programme are open!
Check out our latest project and register for this free workshop series for students and graduates!
The lucky winners of our next round of scholarship consultations have been selected!
Meet Laura, our new Africademics intern from Tilburg University!
We are offering 20 free personal scholarship consultations with our Ambassadors!
Africademics has won the 2021 WSA-Germany Award in the 'Learning & Education' category!
Africademics has been shortlisted for the 2021/22 FAIRWANDLER Award!
Share your experience as a student or researcher in Germany and join our Scholarship Ambassador Programme!
To celebrate Africa Youth Day our Scholarship Ambassadors will assist 15 lucky winners with personal scholarship consultations!
Employees of Allianz Deutschland AG can now volunteer for Africademics through the new 'Sei dabei' platform!
Our team of Scholarship Ambassadors will offer free scholarship consultations for Africa Youth Month 2021!
Watch the recording of our second Scholarship Webinar with the UCT Centre of Criminology!
Africademics has been selected as one of 100 social start-ups who will participate in this year's 'startsocial' programme!
Vote for Africademics by 20 September and help us win the German Engagement Prize Audience Award!
Voting for the audience award will start on 09 September - cast your vote and help us win!
Our Africademics Ambassadors are offering 20 free scholarship consultations for the Africademics community!
Africademics recently held a scholarship webinar for students at the UCT Centre of Criminology!
Africademics was invited to be an exhibitor at this year's virtual SAIIA/ KAS Careers Event!
Africademics founder Lena Gronbach will be one of the speakers at the upcoming 'Scholarships and more' webinar!
Africademics wins 'weitergeben' Social Engagement Award, virtual award ceremony happening this week!
Africademics has been nominated for the prestigious 'Deutscher Engagementpreis' in Germany!
Africademics has been selected as a finalist in this year's startsocial competition!
Our Scholarship Ambassador Programme Manager was recently interviewed by Vagary Stories!
Cast your vote and help Africademics win the Global Goals Lab 2021!
Join our next cohort of Africademics Scholarship Ambassadors - applications will be open until 25 January!
Register for a free virtual info session about undergraduate STEM programmes in Japan!
Future Females supports female founders in their entrepreneurial journey - including Africademics founder Lena Gronbach!
StArfrica - Startup Germany-Africa is a new initiative to support African science and tech entrepreneurs!
Join our new Scholarship Channel on Telegram to receive daily updates about scholarships and funding opportunities!
Africademics collaborated on the development of Skills Ex Africa, a new online learning platform!
Read the latest article about Africademics, published by Women in Science!
Africademics was featured in the print edition of the Cape Times on 02 December 2020!
Did you miss the MeetMentors MentorHackathon 2020? You can now watch the recording of the event online!
The University of Cape Town published an article about Africademics and our latest successes!
The Africademics Fundraising Campaign is live! Support us by making a donation or sharing our campaign!
Participate in the Voices Unite youth survey and win a free Africademics Study Abroad Consultation!
An article about Africademics and its founder Lena Gronbach was published in the Nürtinger Zeitung this week!
Africademics has been selected to participate in the Global Goals Lab 2020/21!
We are excited to launch our new 'Career Tips' series in collaboration with SciStaff Recruitment!
Africademics founder Lena Gronbach will be one of the speakers at this exciting event!
Africademics was awarded the 2021 'weitergeben - Social Engagement' prize!
Announcing the three winners of our Scholarship Consultation Competition!
Get the latest scholarships and opportunities on our new Africademics WhatsApp channel!
We are excited to announce our partnership with MeetMentors!
Africademics has been selected as one of 100 social start-ups who will participate in this year's 'startsocial' programme!
We are proud to announce that Africademics is now a member of the German 'Netzwerk Stiftungen und Bildung'
Africademics - ein neues soziales Projekt im Alumni-Netzwerk [article in German]
Have your Scholarship Success Story featured on our new blog series!
“The aim of the programme is to build a community of ambassadors at all major African universities.”
"Africademics seeks to build a network of young leaders and to be present at the local level"
Voices Unite will be the largest youth-focused digital research study in South Africa, aiming to survey at least 30,000 youth
Become an Africademics University Ambassador!
We are excited to announce our partnership with the Concerned Mothers Movement in Sierra Leone
We are proud to announce our partnership with the Girls Coding Academy in Lesotho!