Grants & Funding

2023: Research Grant, African Peace Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council, Individual Grant Fellowship. To develop Ethical Guidelines for Artificial Intelligence in Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution in Kenya.  USD 15,000

2022: Research Grant, Melon Foundation and Scholars at Risk (SAR), to investigate Academic Freedom in Kenya and Zimbabwe. USD 8000. [Awarded together with Dr. Last Alfandika, Great Zimbabwe University]

2022: Research Grant, by University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, Climate or Consumption? Youth Aspiration, Anxiety and Activism in Kenya and South Africa. ZAR 300,000. [Awarded Jointly with Prof. Mehita Iqani, Stellenbosch University].

2022 : Research Grant, by Africa No Filter (ANF)  and Meta. The State of Immersion: Exploring the Utility of VR, AR, and XR in (Re)creating African Image. USD 5000. [Awarded jointly with, Associate Prof. Lusike Mukhongo, Western Michigan University, USA and Assistant Prof. David K. Cheruiyot, University of Groningen, Netherlands]

2022Research Grant, Regis University. Dynamics of Media Literacy in Kenya. USD5000 [Awarded jointly with Prof. Meghan Sobel Cohen, Regis University, United States

2022Research Grant, Bringing Research Home: British Institute for East Africa (BIEA) Dissemination Grant. Disseminating PhD findings. GBP 2,500. 

2020: Research Grant: Digital Identity Research Fellowship 2020 . USD 2000. Omidyar Network in collaboration with  Centre for African Affairs and Conflict Research (CAACOR. Research title: Silicon Savannah or Digitizing Marginalization? A critical Analysis of Kenya’s Government Digitization Projects)

2018Research Grant, by Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research – For the African Digital Humanities Project. ZAR R20,000. NVIVO Training; Towards Digitization of Qualitative Research

2017: Fieldwork Research Grant for Doctoral studies by Institut Francais de Recherche en Afrique (IFRA-French Institute for Research in Africa – Nairobi. Euros 1000

2016PhD Proposal Development Research Grant (2016): Next-Generation of Social Science Research Fellowship in Africa, a program of Social Science Research Council. USD3000

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