Women Research Fund

The Director for Research Office calls for staff of AAU Women Researchers to submit their research proposals for possible funding. The research area includes all disciplines.

This is to inform Submission of Proposal that the deadline earlier fixed for 16 September, 2021, has been extended to September 22, 2021.

Please submit your application using AAU research portal

The maximum grant for two years would be ETB 200,000.00.

Important notes:

  • Submission Deadline – 22 September 2021 at 17 hr.
  • Please use the adaptive guideline and format while applying for the current call.
  • Panel of experts review the proposals: 01 October to November 01, 2021
  • Selected proposals will be decided in the 2nd week of November and communicated in the same week.
  • Project starts on: 01 December 2021.


Mr. Biniyam Amsalu ( or +251-912077039, ICT Business Application Development and Administration Team Leader).

Habtamu Getnet ( and Engdaw Serawitu ( related to the research office.

Best wishes

Director for Research