Deadline for submitting your thesis for the Africa Thesis Award 2021

Are you interested in Africa and is your master's thesis on a related subject? If so, the African Studies Centre Leiden is offering you the chance to win € 500,-. Moreover, your thesis will be published in the ASCL's African Studies Collection

Final-year students who have completed their master's thesis at a university in Africa or the Netherlands between 1 June 2020 and 31 August 2021 can apply for the Africa Thesis Award. Students in the Netherlands must have received an 8 out of 10 or above. Students from non-Dutch universities with a grade A (or equivalent) may apply if the accompanying letter from the supervisor confirms the thesis’ excellence and supports the grade score.The thesis must be based on independent empirical research related to Africa. 

=> Everything you need to know about how to apply.

Deadline for submitting your thesis: 31 August 2021.


Date, time and location

31 August 2021