Call for 2024 WERA Visiting Researcher Award at the University of Pretoria

Deadline: 30 September 2023

In collaboration with the World Education Research Association (WERA), the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA), and the Centre for the Study of Resilience (CSR) and the Centre for Evaluation and Assessment (CEA) at the University of Pretoria (UP), we warmly invite early stage and experienced researchers engaged in educational research from all nationalities to apply for the WERA Visiting Researcher Award.

This award enables visiting researchers to develop their own project while benefitting from the individual support of the CSR and CEA experts with a focus on communicating science from international large-scale assessments to systemic stakeholders in order to enable impact of evidence. The awardee will be privileged with direct access to IEA data and other resources in order to help them carry out their research projects. Click here for more details about the call.

Applicants are requested to send all documents via email to and to insert ‘2024 WERA-IEA-UP Academic Visitors Program’ into the subject of their email when submitting the application. The deadline for applications is 30th September 2023.