Andrew Mellon Migration & Urbanization Project
First Interim Grant Report
Grant Number 41600690
Submitted to the Andrew Mellon Foundation
Mobility & Sociality in Africa’s Emerging Urban
On 16 December 16, 2016, the Trustees of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation approved a grant of $844,700 to the University of the Witwatersrand for use over approximately five years. The funds were dedicated to supporting a research and graduate development program on changing forms of social engagement in Africa’s urban centres.