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South Africa National Fellowships

Young talents programme

Calendar

The call for application is currently closed

March 22nd, 2019

Next call for application

May 15th, 2019

Deadline

November 7th, 2019

Ceremony

Programme overview

Partners
Number of endowments
5 doctorates and 2 post-doctorates
Amount per endowment
R80,000 for doctorates and R165,000 for post-doctorates
Requirements
  • Having obtained Ph.D. degree in Formal sciences, Life sciences, Environmental sciences, Physical sciences, Engineering and Technological sciences or pursuing studies leading to a Ph.D. degree at a South African university in one of the 9 Provinces
  • Be a South African Citizen
  • Working in a Research Laboratory or Institution or being enrolled in a doctoral programme at a University in South Africa
  • Candidates must be no more than 40 years old by the end of the application period for PhD and not more than 45 years for Post-doctoral Fellowships
Main eligibility criteria
  • The candidate’s outstanding academic records [including number, quality and impact of the publications (impact factors to be submitted), conference presentations, patents…]
  • The scientific quality of the research project
  • The innovative nature and productivity of the research and its potential application in science
Initial launch date
2019
Number of endowments given to date

Informational documents

Rules and Regulations

2019 Rules & Regulations (English)

Poster

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South Africa National Fellowships

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