The AW Mellon foundation is currently offering scholarship for candidates to study at the University of South Africa.
Candidates who are from South Africa are at an added advantage. Candidates from all other African countries are encouraged to apply. Candidates should be people who are ready to start a master’s degree or a doctoral research in the University of Cape Town next year.
Candidates who wish to apply would have to submit a letter of application, a budget plan for the year of study, a Resume of not more than two pages. And should be accepted for full time study at the University of Cape Town. Should be willing to provide two academic references.
For the doctoral research, the scholarship is for the sum of 160,000 Rand.
For the masters, the scholarship is for 100,000 Rand. Yearly. Candidates who are willing to apply have to apply have to do so before the 15th of September 2010.
For more information, visit the awarder’s website at: http://www.uct.ac.za/