Closing date: 30 April 2018
Kambule Disseration Award -- letters should describes the main theoretical, methodological, and/or applied contributions of the thesis, and should be submitted by an academic who is in a position to comment on the merits of the work and the candidate. The letter should be written by someone other than the person who is nominating the candidate.
Maathai Impact Award -- letters should describe the nature of the impactful work, why it is considered to be impactful, and in what way the candidate strengthens African machine learning, and any other relevant information. Letter writers can be from anyone familiar with the impactful work.