Fynbos Forum – Innovation Scholarships 2016

Post-graduate students at Masters or PhD level who are studying at South African Universities and Universities of Technology are invited to apply for a Fynbos Forum Innovation Scholarship.
Scholarships are to be awarded for 2 x Masters (R32,000 each) and 1 x PhD (R52,000) commencing January 2016.

These scholarships will be granted for one year, and depending on funding availability could be renewable upon the submission of satisfactory progress reports annually, up to the maximum term permitted being two years for an MSc and 3 years for a PhD and subject to the approval of the committee /scientific selection panel and TMF. Candidates must be working on a research project that is at the interface between science and application, and which is aligned with the Fynbos Forum Research Strategy. The Scholarships are wholly merit-based, and are a means to attract, retain and incentivise the best young researchers to work in the Fynbos Biome.

Interested students can email the secretariat at fynbosforum2014@gmail.com for application forms


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