2016 MINDS Call for African Scholars


The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) is pleased to offer calls for research proposal s on the subject of institutional development in Africa in the 22016 MINDS Call for African Scholars. African researchers are eligible to apply for this program.

The research papers should aim at producing forward looking discussions on the participation of African youth in nation building.

The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) is a continental institute that seeks to address the short, medium and long-term development challenges in Africa in a holistic and comprehensive manner.

The main areas the proposals should cover are

  1. Nation building in Africa
  2. The challenges of institutional reform in Africa
  3. The efficacy of presidential term limits

Further information on how to benefit from this call is found here


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