The Africa India Mobility Fund (AIMF) is a two-year programme designed to provide researchers from Africa and India with opportunities for short visits in either direction to explore opportunities for building and strengthening scientific collaboration.
Scope: this collaborative opportunity may include but is not limited to HIV/AIDS, TB, dengue, malaria, vector-borne diseases, parasitic infections, emerging infections, cancer, diabetes, hypertension, health systems research, antimicrobial resistance, drug development, microbiome and general biomedical sciences.
a) To strengthen research & innovation capacity and knowledge exchange
b) To strengthen scientific collaboration between Indian and African teams.
The award will cover directly incurred costs up to $5,000 / INR 325,000 for travel up to 3 months (applicant’s airfare at Economy class and subsistence whilst on the visit).
The grant can only be used to deliver the objectives stated in the application.
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Applicants must be nationals of India or of countries within Africa, based either in Africa or in India.
Applications should be focused on infectious and non-communicable diseases of relevance to local, national, or global health,
Deadline: Oct 4.
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