The Nordic Africa Institute


Whether you are a master’s or doctoral student, post-doc or senior scholar, we have something for you.

  • Scholarships

    Postdoctoral researchers based in Africa, and students and researchers based in Finland, Iceland and Sweden can apply for scholarships.

  • Vacancies - Work with us

    Join a committed international team based in beautiful surroundings in the old university town of Uppsala.

  • Claude Ake Visiting Chair

    A collaboration with the Department of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University that invites applications from internationally recognised senior scholars.

  • Briefings

    The Institute offers tailored briefings for Nordic ambassadors to African countries, as well as other senior decision makers working on Africa-related issues.

  • Internships

    All you need to know about internships at the Institute.

  • Library visitor’s program

    For students/researchers not part of NAI's scholarship programs we offer a Library visitors’ program.

  • Remote Access

    Only at our premises in Uppsala can you make full use of all digital resources we subscribe to. We can however give remote access to a few of these, for specific external users.