APPLY: Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) for African Born Academics 2017/2018 ($200/day Stipend)

The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) is a scholar fellowship program for educational projects at African higher education institutions. Offered by IIE in partnership with the United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa), the program is funded by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY). In the first two years of the program, the CADFP supported 110 short-term faculty fellowships for African-born academics.


  • A $200/day stipend
  • Visa costs
  • Limited health insurance coverage
  • Round-trip international air travel and ground transportation costs to and from home and the U.S. or Canadian airport.


  • African-born academics currently living in the United States and Canada and working in higher education.
  • Fellows will engage in educational projects proposed and hosted by faculty of public or private higher education institutions in the following CCNY partner countries-Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda.

DEADLINE: November 7 2016

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