Research and research collaborations with the goal of identifying and developing innovative solutions for global challenges are at the core of MIT. This page lists potential funding opportunities for projects relevant to Africa.
Funding Opportunities at MIT
Please find below links to several MIT programs, initiatives, and centers that may offer funding opportunities to MIT faculty and principal investigators for projects relevant to Africa.
Recent News & Events
MIT Professor Kenda Mutongi teaches courses in African history, world history, and gender history. She is the author of two award-winning books: “Matatu: A History of Popular Transportation in Nairobi” (University of Chicago Press, 2017) and “Worries of [...]
Whitehead Member Hazel Sive, also a professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), is passionate about sharing MIT’s educational strategy for producing skilled, innovative problem-solvers with other educators. Sive, who was born in [...]
MIT Center for International Studies and MIT-Africa present the short film, "Where Powers Live," followed by a discussion and Q&A with filmmaker Shola Lawal. Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm Building E40, 496 Pye Conference [...]