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CIH AMEAR Project Funds

African Medical Education and Research Network – AMEAR.CIH - Center for International Health

AMEAR is a new project of CIHLMU , funded by Bayerische Staatskanzlei (Bavarian State Chancellery, Munich, Germany).
The vision of AMEAR is the formation of networks of African health professionals and provide funds for projects of CIHLMU alumni in 2022.

The Goals of AMEAR are:

  • to strengthen the medical and health professional education and research in African Higher Education Institutions
  • to demonstrate clinical or community relevance of health professional education
  • to foster an inter-institutional and interdisciplinary approach to health related education

Who can apply for the CIH AMEAR Project Funds?

African graduates (alumni) of the following programs may apply for network funds:

  • MSc Integrated Clinical and Community Mental Health (MICCMH) at Jimma University
  • PhD International Health – Medical Research at LMU
  • MSc Health Professions Education (MHPE) at Jimma University
  • Projects involving at least two alumni from different institutions are given preference
  • Projects involving at least two alumni from different countries in Africa are given preference
  • The number of applications per institution is not limited.

Project duration:

Only activities that can be completed before October 16th, 2022 will be considered eligible. Therefore, it must be feasible to conduct the project within this period. All funds must be spent before this date, and legal invoices must be made available to the administrator on 15th of November 2022.


  • Submission of project proposals: Before 23rd January 2022, 24:00 hours East Africa Time
  • Notification of feedback from reviewers for revisions: 13th of February 2022
  • Revision of projects: 14th of February to 6th of March 2022 (3 weeks)
  • Announcement of selected projects: 20th March 2022
  • Project period: 21st of March to 16th of Oct 2022
  • Network Meeting: September 2022 (tentatively)
  • Project presentation at AMEAR Congress 2022: End of October 2022 (tentatively)
  • Final Written Report to CIH: 6th of November 2022
  • Final Meeting with CIH Team and Representatives of the Bavarian Government: 10th of November 2022

Call for Proposals:

Please find further details in the AMEAR CIH Network Funds - Call for Proposals 2022


For more information, please contact amear.cih@lrz.uni-muenchen.de