Monday, November 20, 2017

Postgraduate Bursaries and Postdoctoral Fellowships, South Africa 2018

Deadline: 17/11/2017 Degree: Masters, PhD & Research, Fellowship Scholarship Description: Each year the CoE-HUMAN awards bursar... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 17/11/2017


Degree: Masters, PhD & Research, Fellowship


Scholarship Description: Each year the CoE-HUMAN awards bursaries to high-performing Master's and Doctoral students and Post-doctoral fellows who wish to do research that falls into one of the CoE's four thematic or cross-cutting areas


Eligibility:

A. Master’s students to fulfil the requirements for their degree within two years and to have at least one co-authored paper in a peer-reviewed journal accepted for publication;
B. Doctoral students to fulfil the requirements for their degrees within three years and to have at least two first-authored papers accepted for publication or published;
C. Post-Doctoral Fellows to have at least two first or co-authored papers accepted for publication, in the press or published in each year of the three-year fellowship


Benefits: In 2018, the CoE in Human Development will fund bursaries recommended by its Management Committee in three categories:
Master’s students are funded for two years at R70 000 a year
Doctoral students are funded for three years at R100 000 a year
Post-Doctoral Fellows are funded for three years at R200 000 a year


Application: The mode of application is online. The online application form will require biographical details as well as:


Student CV
Academic record/ academic transcript (if your full and most recent results are not available, please note that we will require these within three months of the award)
Copy of ID
Bio-sketch of your supervisor/mentor
Letter of support from your supervisor/mentor on an official letterhead
One page on the proposal and its relevance to Human Development


Scholarship Website: https://www.wits.ac.za/coe-human/post-graduate-students-and-post-doctoral-fellows/