VC pays it forward with new scholarship for black women
University of Cape Town (UCT) Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng has self-funded a new scholarship and a prize for black South African women studying science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects at postgraduate level at UCT. The aim is to pay it forward and drive transformation at the university and... Read more
Fully-funded scholarship
The Mohamed Farid Khamis Foundation for the Development of the Society is offering one hundred fully-funded scholarships to African students to study at the British University in Egypt. The scholarship is for a degree level and a bachelor’s degree. The scholarship provides support for a wide variety of fields... Read more
Six scholarships open for South Africans
The Department of Higher Education and Training has released six scholarship programmes for which South Africans can open. These are: BRAZIL Short programme for postgraduates Innovation and Science Diplomacy School at the University of Sao Paulo from 21-30 August 2019 Deadline for applications: 5 May 2019 Brazilian Government Exchange... Read more
UAE scholarship for masters, honours students
The United Arab Emirates’ Khalifa University (KU) of Science and Technology is offering postgraduate scholarships to South African students who wish to pursue postgraduate studies in the field of Engineering Sciences in Abu Dhabi. Through these scholarships, the University aims to highlight the importance of investing in intellectual and... Read more
30,000 Google Africa certification scholarships
Google Africa announced earlier this week it was opening the next round of Google Africa Certifications Scholarships aimed at helping developers become certified on Google’s Android, Web and Cloud technologies. This year, the search giant is offering 30,000 additional scholarship opportunities and 1,000 grants for the Google Associate Android, Mobile Web,... Read more
Study aerospace engineering in France
A French science, engineering scholarship is offering a wide range of science and engineering degree programmes for those students who are studying towards a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering degree. These scholarships cover tuition and part of living expenses. The ISAE-SUPAERO Institute is offered with the support of industry... Read more
Masters, doctoral students call for Fulbright programme
The United States’ 2020 Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship closes on 19 April 2019. The Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship is the US’ flagship international education exchange programme. The scholarship is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. The grants... Read more
Indonesia scholarship for postgraduate degrees
Experience Indonesia with a scholarship that offers close on 140 South African students, who are studying towards a masters degree. The Indonesian government offers 140 Masters scholarships. Five Bachelor degree scholarships are also been offered. All programmes are delivered in Bahasa Indonesia. The deadline for this scholarship is 30... Read more
Fulbright scholarship applications open
The United States (US) Government has invited South Africans interested in pursuing a Master’s or Doctoral degree to apply for a Fulbright scholarship to study at any accredited tertiary institution in the US. The Fulbright Program is the US Government’s flagship international educational exchange. It was established in 1946... Read more
Rhodes Scholarship jerks up UFS alumnus’ teaching career
The education career of a University of the Free State alumnus and budding teacher, Sinoxolo Gcilitshane, has been given a boost after he was granted a Mandela Rhodes Scholarship to do a Bachelor of Education at the University of Cape Town this year. This prestigious offer comes after only one year... Read more