South African Cultural Observatory
Study Subject: Postgraduate degree related to arts, culture, research or statistics
The programme is aimed at South African citizens, who obtained an average of 65 percent in the degree preceding the Honour’s, Masters or PHD and who have shown academic excellence in their field of studies. Priority will be given to designated groups.
Duration of award: Maximum two Years
Scholarship values are as follows:
Honours degree: R20 000 (Academic supervisor to apply on behalf of student)
Coursework Master’s degree: R50 000
Research Master’s degree: R80 000
PhD degree: R 120 000
The following documents are required in the application attachment section:
- Completed application form;
- South African Identity Document (ID);
- Official and certified university degree certificates and transcripts indicating a minimum accumulative academic requirement of 65 percent in previous degree.
Admission letter indicating registration (if available). This will be required if successful.
A motivation of between 100 and 150 words outlining your intended direction of research, and why the South African Cultural Observatory should consider you for the scholarship above other applicants.
All applications must be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax: 086 644 8211.
Any applications received after the deadline will not be considered.
The application deadline is 15 June 2016 at 16h00.
For more about the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, refer to www.nmmu.ac.za.
To view other opportunities, refer to www.ngopulse.org/group/home-page/other-opportunities.