Write for AfricanBrains

Are you an expert or keen student across industry & education sectors in Africa and have the desire to reach a global audience? Would you like to write for AfricanBrains? Here’s your chance.

AfricanBrains is looking for experienced writers who are passionate about Innovation, Science & Technology, Education and ICT from across Africa.

Guest Writer Guidelines

  • Posts must be written in English.
  • Posts must be original pieces and not plagiarised from other sources.
  • Posts must be upbeat, positive and relate to any of these subjects concerning Africa:- Education, Science, Technology, Business, Media & Government.
  • Posts must be non-promotional and not be politically motivated. For sponsored & promotional articles please see our Advertising Rates.
  • Although guest posts are unpaid all articles are accompanied by a writer profile & biog and are promoted across our social networks. We also invite our most prolific writers to attend our events free of charge as a way of a “thank you”.

How do I apply?

Please fill out the application below. We get back to you as soon as we can – usually within 24-48 hours.

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What are your areas of expertise & interest?

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