Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
Conseil pour le développement de la recherche en sciences sociales en Afrique
Conselho para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Ciências Sociais em África
مجلس تنمية البحوث الإجتماعية في أفريقيا

Prize for Doctoral Theses

This program is a CODESRIA initiative launched in 2002 which aims to encourage research at postgraduate level in Africa

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It offers three annual prizes for the best theses produced on the continent.

Winners of Small Grants Program CODESRIA are encouraged to participate in the competition for the award of these prizes, but the initiative does not limit itself to them as all postgraduate students involved in social research are encouraged to enter the competition.

The granting process is managed by an independent jury of eminent researchers.

To see if there is currently a call for applications for the CODESRIA Prize for Doctoral Theses, please consult the <rubrique7> section. For further information on The CODESRIA Prize for Doctoral Theses, please send a message to this address:


TANKOUA Roméo - 2013-02-15 09:37:04

Beaucoup de rejouissance quant à cet esprit et élan que vous avez dans le cadre de l’encouragement de la recherche en Droit africain.

Gebremichael Berihu - 2013-02-15 18:56:47

I have joined in UNISA in the program of PhD in oppen distance learning since 2011.Now my research proposal is accepted and I am doing the dissertation components.For this program is sponsored by the Ethiopian Minisry of education.To accomplish this research the MOE ordered to our mother university to budget for the research.Based on this my university is funded unexpected aount of money that could not be accomplish in doing the research the amount of fund that budgeted is around 25,000birr.This is not available.Therefore,I am searching another grants, for this reason I am applying to get small grants in CODESRIA Prize for Doctoral theses through the participation in the competition to be one of the winner.So, I expect in getting the small grants.

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