How to Apply for Research Grant in Rwanda

RwandaGrant period: July 2019 – June 2024. Call deadline: 29 June 2018. The call for … The Research Training Partnership Programme – Rwanda is part of …. The University of Rwanda will submit an overall application to Sida including.


  1. You would have to write an application letter requesting for a grant together with the research proposal.
  2. Submit your proposal to Ministry and after it has been reviewed and approved for a grant award, you will be notified in writing and requested to write a letter of acceptance to the Minister of Education.
  3. The acceptance letter should include the bank account details where the grant should be depositied.

This can also be applied on-line through the following website : Apply On-line

Office Locations & Contacts

Ministry of Education
Policy, Monitoring & Evaluation Unit / Upper Secondary Desk and TVET Desk
P .O. Box 622 Kigali – Rwanda
Website Link: Website Monday to Thursday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Map location : Map Info

Other contact information : Other Contacts

Rwanda Revenue Authority
Address information : Address Info
Telephone and E-mail Contact : Tel and E-mail
Facebook and Twitter Contact : Other Contacts

For further information, you could contact the following numbers : +250 788648526(Upper Secondary Desk) during office hours.

Processing Time

5 days:
For acknowledgement of the receipt of the proposal by the Directorate of Science, Technology Staff

2 months:
For the review of the proposal to assess whether the proposal is eligible for the grant

Need for the Document

This procedure provides you information about how to apply for a research grant in Rwanda. A research grant is normally issued to a institution or a group of researchers who are doing research.

Information which might help

Complaints can be addressed either in writing or in person to the Director General on email: or Tel. +250785068350. or write to the Director of Science and Technology in Education and Research Institutions on email:, call on +250785368130

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