RSS | Arab Region, Sub-Saharan Africa | 31 July 2018

Education Research in Africa Award to promote high-quality education

Launched in 2012, the Award aims to promote high-quality education research, produced by African universities, research centers, and research networks.

There are four award categories: (1) emerging educational researcher, (2) accomplished educational researcher, (3) outstanding mentor of educational researchers, and (4) enabling an institutional environment for education research.

The research works of candidates can focus on a wide range of thematic areas, but the following will receive special attention: technical and vocational skills development (TVSD); early childhood development and education (ECDE); information and communication technology (ICT); science, technology and innovation (STI); gender issues; special education needs; teacher training and the teaching profession.