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2014 - Under and Post Graduate Bursary Booklet

Supervisor Linked Bursaries

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Mandela Rhodes Foundation Scholarships
Please take note that the call for applications for the Mandela Rhodes Foundation Scholarships is out for nominations. The scholarship is awarded for one or a maximum of two years, currently for Honours or Master’s degree. Current third year students to register for Honours in 2015 and current Honours students to register for a Master’s degree in 2015 may apply. Applications from first year Master’s students may be considered for funding for the second year of their Master’s in 2015.


Open to citizens of all African countries;

For postgraduate study at a South African university or tertiary institution (Honours and Masters degrees only);

Any individual between 19 and 30 years of age;

Academic ability; and

Individuals that reflect in their character a commitment to the four principles of Education, Reconciliation, Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship, as detailed in this booklet.

Application process:

Students must submit the completed application form and attach the relevant documents to Executive Deans of the relevant Faculty by the 20 May 2014.

The Executive Deans will nominate candidates and submit nominations by the 27th of May 2014 to the Postgraduate Centre and interviews of candidates will take place in the first week of June 2014.

Should you require any clarity in respect of the above, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kind regards,

Dudu Mbatha​
Postgraduate Funding Support
Postgraduate Centre
Research & Innovation
Tel +27 11 559 4016
Fax +27 11 559 4904


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