The SickleInAfrica Consortium invites applications for the SickleInAfrica Research Fellowships in 2022.

The SickleInAfrica consortium aims to facilitate research in Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and the subsequent translation of this research into healthcare and health outcomes. The consortium is supported by the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI).

Worth of Award

Thanks to these fellowships, fellows have the opportunity

  • to work with a vibrant international team of experts on SCD
  • to network and receive mentorship
  • for hands-on training in research implementation, manuscript and grants writing

They also have

  • Authorship in peer-reviewed scientific journals


Eligible candidates must be

  • available to start by 01 September, 2022
  • available to work full-time for the duration of 3-years
  • based in the country they will be working from. This includes: Ghana, Mali, Tanzania, Nigeria, Uganda, Zimbabwe/Zambia or South Africa

How to Apply

Click here to start your application for the SickleInAfrica Research Fellowships.

Deadline: Submit by July 22, 2022, 11:59 pm CAT.


Click here for more details and to apply