The African Economic Research Consortium invites proposals for its thematic research grants. These enable groups of individuals from academia, policy institutions and government to conduct research on the following themes:

  • poverty, income distribution and food security;
  • macroeconomic policies, investment and growth;
  • finance and resource mobilization;
  • trade and regional integration;
  • political economy, natural resources management and agricultural policy issues.


  • not specified by sponsor

Funding Available

  • not specified by sponsor

Useful Links


 CORIS Internal Review  Please contact Heloise Emdon
 cuResearch Checklist One week prior to application submission
Submission to Sponsor  No deadline

Submitting Your Checklist

  • Checklists must be submitted via cuResearch, through which the Departmental and Associate Dean’s approval must be provided to complete the online application process.
  • More information on cuResearch can be found here.

Internal Contacts

If you would like assistance with proposal development and/or a substantive review of your proposal, please contact Heloise Emdon.