PhD Programme

Research Closed Call 28 Feb 2023 Multiple Countries LH Africa
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Closed Call
28 Feb 2023
Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe 
LH Africa

Leading House (LH) Africa, in conjunction with the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), are calling for applications for the PhD Graduate Programme from organizers of Seasonal Schools in Swiss Institutions of Higher Education.

The goal of this instrument is to promote research cooperation between Swiss and African PhD students of Higher Education Institutions in Seasonal School.


Organizers of Seasonal Schools (e.g. Summer Schools) in or outside of Switzerland in  2023 with affiliation to a Swiss Institution of Higher Education. 


The maximum amount of the grant per Seasonal School is CHF 60,000. The minimum duration of the Seasonal school is 1 week.

Application process:

For details regarding the application process, click here.