Post-doctoral Research Grant

    • The LSA will award up to six post-doctoral research grants (N50,000 each) to scholars working on Lagos and affiliated with academic and research institutions across the world
    • The research grant is open to holders of terminal degrees (example PhD). Terminal degree must have been received after January 1, 2011
    • Applicants must submit a 3000-word research proposal highlighting the significance of their

    research, methodological innovation, and how they intend to carry out the work

    • A Curriculum Vitae
    • Application should include two letters of recommendation
    • All application materials, including the letters of recommendation, should be sent in one folder as electronic mail to
    • Applicants must be dues-paying member of the LSA
    • Deadline: March 1, 2018

—– Applications for this award will be evaluated by the LSA Research and Travel Grants Committee: Sala Alice (University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland); Oliver Coates (University of Cambridge, UK); Festus Daramola (Lagos State University, Nigeria); Tim Livsey (University of Oxford, UK); Muritala Monsuru (University of Ibadan, Nigeria); and Rosemary Popoola (Covenant University, Nigeria).