Wednesday, January 20, 2010
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: The RUFORUM Community Action Research Programme
The RUFORUM Community Action Research Programme (CARP) has announced its first call for Concept Notes. The purpose of the Programme is to demonstrate innovative approaches towards strengthened University engagement with development practice in Eastern and Southern Africa. Initially, priority will be given to projects that focus on scaling-up and out research outputs from the most successful RUFORUM CGS projects. Projects to be funded will be action research closely linking participating university researchers with all stakeholders along the value chain, including national and international research and development agencies, where appropriate. This pilot program will support multi-year research projects each to a ceiling of $300,000. More information available here (.pdf).
Deadline: February 15, 2010