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IMPORTANT EVENTS DURING ICM2014, AUGUST 2014, SEOUL, KOREA
The following events that are important to African participants will take place during ICM2014, August 2014, in Seoul Korea: (i) MENAO Symposium, 12th August 2014, 8.00 am to 6.05 pm (ii) Africa Regional Meeting, 14th August 2014, 5.00 to 6.30 pm. Those who will be at ICM2014 are urged to arrange to attend these two events. For more information, please see the conferences page.

AMMSI POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS – 2014: AWARDS TO INSTITUTIONS
Following the application deadline of 30th April 2014, the AMMSI Postgraduate scholarships were awarded to a number of universities. For more information see fellowships and scholarships page.

LMS-AMMSI CONFERENCE GRANTS
The London Mathematical Society (LMS) awards grants of up to £2,000 (GBP) per conference organized, or supported, by the African Mathematics Millennium Science Initiative (AMMSI). These grants are to cover the travel costs of postgraduate students, with mathematics degrees, to enable them to attend the conferences. For more information and application, please see confrences page.

MENTORING AFRICAN RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICS (MARM)
Mentoring African Research in Mathematics (MARM) is a cooperative programme designed to support mathematics research and advanced teaching in African universities by establishing longer-term mentoring relations between mathematicians working in established research centres, their colleagues in Africa, and doctoral students of those colleagues. The scheme has now been in operation for a number of years and details of the existing projects can be found here.

COMMISSION FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (CDC)
The Commission for Developing Countries (CDC) is a commission of the International Mathematical Union (IMU). The CDC administers the Abel Visiting Scholar Program and the IMU-Simons Travel Fellowship Program. It also provides grants for research visits and for organization of conferences, has a mathematics library assistance scheme, and supports volunteer lecturers to universities in Developing Countries. For more information and applications please click here.

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