African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications 2018


Apply right now for the African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications 2018, eligible persons are invited to apply for this program.

The 5th edition of the biennial African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications, ASP2018, will take place on June 24 – July 14, 2018 in Namibia.

The ASP activities consist of the following components:

  1. A 3-week scientific program for 60–80 students from all over Africa with a minimum if 3 years university education in mathematics, physics, computing and/or engineering;
  2. A one-week workshop is organized to train 70–80 high school teachers for improved physics teaching;
  3. A one-week program that consists of outreach to motivate 200–250 learners to develop and maintain interest in physics;
  4. A 5-day professional, international scientific conference organized in parallel to the students and teachers activities. It  includes invited and contributed talks in many different tracks;
  5.  A forum that consists of talks, discussions and debate about the role and the future of ASP in capacity development in Africa;
  6. Continuously,  an active mentoring and coaching program to help ASP students.
Level: Graduate and undergraduates
Field: Physics
Eligible countries: African countries


  • Bursaries & full support for selected students

Application Procedure:

Application materials needed:

  • CV
  • Statement of interest
  • All university transcripts
  • One letter of recommendation from university advisor


Application Deadline: January 31st, 2018.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the 2018 African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications

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