SKA SA Doctoral and Masters Bursaries in South Africa, 2017

Posted by | July 6, 2016 | Scholarships_CareerTips

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South African Square Kilometre Array is awarding postgraduate-level research (doctoral and masters) bursaries programme for 2016-2017. South African applicants or citizens of Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia and Zambia are eligible to apply for these Bursaries.

The South African Square Kilometre Array vision is to participate, through its role in the field of higher

education and scientific research, in the creation of a unified, developed and advanced South African Nation.

The Square Kilometre Array Radio Telescope – or SKA – will be the world’s biggest telescope – and one of the biggest scientific projects – ever.

Course Level: Bursaries are available for pursuing Postgraduate-level research (Doctoral and Masters) programme.

Study Subject: Bursaries are awarded for the topic relevant to the scientific and technical goals of the SKA and MeerKAT radio telescopes.

Scholarship can be taken in South Africa

Eligibility: The South African SKA Project will consider applications from academically excellent students who wish to undertake postgraduate-level research relevant to the scientific and technical goals of the SKA and MeerKAT radio telescopes, and who are:

  • South African citizens, and permanent residents of South Africa; or
  • Citizens of Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia and Zambia.

Nationality: South African citizens and permanent residents of South Africa; or Citizens of Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia and Zambia are eligible to apply for these Bursaries.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Application Form Link

Application Deadline: Bursary application deadline is 29 July 2016.

Scholarship Link