British Institute in Eastern Africa Minor Grants


To assist with the costs of research projects in Eastern Africa.

Applicants must contact the Director for further information on relevant topics likely to receive support. Those awarded grants will be required to keep the Institute regularly informed of the progress of their research, to provide a preliminary statement of accounts within 18 months of the award dates and to provide the Institute with copies of all relevant publications. They are encouraged to discuss with the Director the possibility of publishing their results in the Institute's journal, Azania. Results for the Minor Grants Award may be expected within 2 months of either May 30th or November 30th. Those awarded grants are required to become members of the BIEA.


Open to applicants from United Kingdom and Eastern Africa.

Quantity Available

Up to 10



Award Value

Up to UK £1,000

Application procedure

Application forms can be downloaded from the BIEA website.

Closing date

Januaury 31


British Academy

Study Level

  • Postgraduate

British Institute in Eastern Africa

The British Institute in Eastern Africa (BIEA) exists to promote research in the humanities and social sciences. BIEA is based in Nairobi, but supports work across Eastern Africa, and is one of the schools and institutes supported by the British Academy.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the British Institute in Eastern Africa by using the links below.


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