The Africa India Mobility Fund (AIMF) is now accepting applications from African and Indian scientists who wish to conduct visits of up to three months in either direction.
The AIMF is
a partnership between The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS) and
the Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance (India Alliance) that has been
running since April 2018 to promote collaboration between African and
Indian scientists. Travel grants which seek to establish links between
African and Indian researchers that cultivate a culture of collaboration
will serve as a vehicle to improve research capacity and build
leadership in biomedical and clinical research for Africa and India.
AIMF comes on the heels of the Third India-Africa Forum Summit held in
2015, where Heads of State adopted the Delhi Declaration renewing their
commitment to work with each other, and outlining the priority areas and
ways in which Africa and India can work together to improve the lives
of their people.
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