Announcements of Interest


IIE is pleased to announce a competition of the Richard A. Horovitz Fund for Professional Development for the 2022-23 academic year.

The Horovitz Fund is dedicated to African artists and scholars in the humanities and social sciences. Award winner(s) receive funds to defray educational costs for one academic year.

Application Criteria include:

·         Be a citizen of a sub-Saharan African country
·         Be a graduate student, researcher or artist in a program at an accredited U.S. university, cultural or artistic institution (on a F or J visa)
·         Specialize in the humanities or social sciences
·         Demonstrate academic achievement, by transcripts and letters of recommendation from faculty members
·         Demonstrate financial need
·         Not be currently funded by an established education grant program

Qualified candidates should please apply here if they meet the requirements of the scholarship. Link here:

The deadline to apply is April 15, 2022.