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​​​For any queries regarding the funding opportunities above, Please contact Abe Mathopa: abem@uj.ac.za

OCTOBER 2016
Opportunity TitleSponsor NameDeadline DateFunding Amount
NRF Freestanding, Innovation and Scarce Skills Development Fund Honours’ and final year B Tech Block Grant BursariesNational Research Foundation (South Africa)31-Oct-2016 Not Specified
Discretionary Grant - BursariesAgriSETA31-Oct-2016 Not Specified
Discretionary Grant - InternshipAgriSETA31-Oct-2016 45,000 ZAR
Epilepsy SA Educational Trust BursaryEpilepsy South Africa31-Oct-2016 Not Specified
National Research Foundation / The Sao Paulo Research Foundation Joint Science and Technology Research CollaborationNational Research Foundation (South Africa)31-Oct-2016 300,000 ZAR
NOVEMBER 2016
Opportunity TitleSponsor NameDeadline DateFunding Amount
Graduate Bursary Scheme - HonoursNational Institute for Theoretical Physics (NITheP)01-Nov-2016 50,000 ZAR
Graduate Bursary Scheme - MastersNational Institute for Theoretical Physics (NITheP)01-Nov-2016 160,000 ZAR
Graduate Bursary Scheme - DoctoralNational Institute for Theoretical Physics (NITheP)01-Nov-2016 300,000 ZAR
South African Visiting Scholar or Researcher ProgramUnited States -South Africa Fulbright Foundation for Educational Exchange01-Nov-2016 Not Specified
Junior Travelling Fellowships South African Thoracic Society01-Nov-2016 5,000 ZAR
Senior Travelling Fellowship South African Thoracic Society01-Nov-2016 20,000 ZAR
Art ScholarshipSouth African Reserve Bank04-Nov-2016 50,000 ZAR
DST-NRF Internship ProgrammeNational Research Foundation (South Africa)07-Nov-2016 96,600 ZAR
Supporting Grant SchemeBusiness and Arts South Africa09-Nov-2016 50,000 ZAR
Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) ProgrammeEmbassy of Japan in South Africa11-Nov-2016 Not Specified
Funza Lushaka Bursary ProgrammeDepartment of Education - Republic of South Africa18-Nov-2016 Not Specified
Commonwealth ScholarshipHigher Education South Africa (HESA)18-Nov-2016 Not Specified
DECEMBER 2017
Opportunity TitleSponsor NameDeadline DateFunding Amount
Newton Fund call for UK-South Africa Partnership Grants to Address Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)South African Medical Research Council02-Dec-2016 1,500,000 ZAR
SA Heart Travel Scholarship  (Temporarily Suspended)South African Heart Association31-Dec-2016 20,000 ZAR
JANUARY 2018
Opportunity TitleSponsor NameDeadline DateFunding Amount
Rural Fellowship Awards Discovery Foundation15-Jan-2017 Not Specified
Excellence Award Discovery Foundation15-Jan-2017 1,000,000 ZAR
Discovery Foundation Excellence AwardTshikululu Social Investments15-Jan-2017 1,000,000 ZAR
Undergraduate BursarySouth African Association for Food Science and Technology15-Jan-2017 30,000 ZAR
Young Science Communicators' CompetitionSouth African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement16-Jan-2017 Not Specified
Louis Vogelpoel Travelling ScholarshipSouth African Heart Association31-Jan-2017 15,000 ZAR
FEBRUARY 2018
Opportunity TitleSponsor NameDeadline DateFunding Amount
Education and Training - National BursariesNational Film and Video Foundation06-Feb-2017 Not Specified
Education and Training - International BursariesNational Film and Video Foundation06-Feb-2017 Not Specified
Education and Training - Training Providers FundingNational Film and Video Foundation06-Feb-2017 Not Specified
Development FundingNational Film and Video Foundation06-Feb-2017 Not Specified
Production FundingNational Film and Video Foundation06-Feb-2017 Not Specified
MARCH 2018
Opportunity TitleSponsor NameDeadline DateFunding Amount
Justice, Equality and Rights Programme  Open Society Foundation for South Africa30-Mar-2017 Not Specified