Call for Applications - PADA Grant for Thesis Completion

Starting October 16, 2019 - Ending October 16, 2020 Expired


In line with our mandate to enhance the quality and timely completion of PhD education in West Africa, the Pan-African Doctoral Academy (PADA), is offering a limited number of grants for PhD students of the University of Ghana currently in year four and due to complete their program by 31st July, 2020.

Eligible expenses covered by the grant are:

  • Final year school fees
  • Thesis production costs (printing, binding, photocopying)
  • Thesis proofreading and editing


Application Procedure

To apply, interested candidates should submit the following Documents:

  • A completed application form
  • A copy of your admission letter
  • Most recent CV


Deadline for submission of applications is latest by close of day on Friday November 22nd, 2019. Applications should be submitted by Email to banga- as well as hard copies to be submitted to: The Project Director, First Floor, Doctoral Building (beside School of Graduate Studies), Legon.


Please click here for the application forms