Application Deadline is extended to 30 September 2018
The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT), in collaboration with the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) Center for Special Studies and Programs (CSSP), announce the opening of the first round of “Joint ASRT-BA Research Grants Program for Young Researchers”. The joint program seeks generating creative and innovative research. It also aims at bridging the gap between society needs and research, placing innovation into practice and supporting Egyptian and African researchers.
Deadline: Monday, 1 October 2018.
TWAS, the World Academy of Sciences for the Advancement of Science in Developing Countries, is now accepting applications for the TWAS Research and Advanced Training Fellowship programme.
The fellowships are offered to scientists from developing countries, and are tenable at centers of excellence in various developing countries.
Bibliotheca Alexandrina is pleased to introduce one of its newest leading networks: Bibliotheca Alexandrina Information for Africa (BAIFA) which is an online information service designated for the African countries that works on:
Promoting research and enhancing the role of information services for African countries
Establishing an innovative approach to professional developmen
Launching a platform for sharing experiences among peers and experts.
In order to achieve its objectives and address the needs of its users, BAIFA offers through its website free access to a large number of e-resources on diverse themes; an extensive collection of selected free databases covering a wide range of multidisciplinary subjects; a wide range of open-access training programs on information literacy and library professional development; and theResource Sharing service which is an online service provided through African libraries, to African researchers.