Call for Applications: Res4Africa Foundation Advanced Training Course on Energy (Full Scholarship to Italy)


RES4Africa Foundation is proud to announce the launch of the call for applications for the 9th edition of the Advanced Training Course (ATC), which will be held in Milan from the 21st of November to the 2nd of December 2022.

The 2022 edition is held in partnership with Enel Foundation, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the European Investment Bank, in collaboration with Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Management and SDA Bocconi.

The training sessions will be dedicated to renewable energy with focus on technical, economic and regulatory core competences and advanced tools to assess and deploy the energy solutions in different contexts.

A full scholarship will be awarded to up to 50 African professionals from Sub-Saharan Africa and Southern and Eastern Mediterranean countries.

Furthermore, RES4Africa opens the application to 10 candidates from its members and stakeholders’ network, in addition to another 10 opportunities for Ph.D. and MD students from Italian and international universities.

The ATC will welcome the following participants:

The ATC is open to applicants that are high and middle level professionals and managers from Sub-Saharan Africa and SEMC’s public institutions, national authorities, energy companies, energy and implementing agencies, research institutes, TSOs, DSOs, research institutions and civil society organisations.

  • 50 high-achieving individuals and middle managers coming from Sub-Saharan African and Southern Mediterannean (SEMCs) countries. Shortlisted participants will be awarded a full scholarship that will cover the ATC’s tuition fee as well as travel and accommodation costs.
  • 10 professionals from RES4Africa Foundation members and stakeholders.
  • 10 Ph.D. or MD students and Researchers from Italian and International Universities


Be a citizen of an African country;

Have an adequate seniority (minimum of 5 years in the energy field);

Be eligible to travel to Italy;

Be fully proficient in English.

Application Process:

All applicants applying for the full scholarship are required to register and complete the application form and submit all required documents by the 28th of August 2022. 

Applicants from RES4Africa Members and Stakeholders and Ph.D. and MD students must submit their applications by the 1st of October 2022. 

For more information, to start your application, click HERE.


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