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Canon Collins Trust Scholarships for Masters and PhD Students 2016

What time of year does Application Close? Application Deadline is 15th August 2016

Scholarship Name: Postgraduate Study at University of Pretoria South Africa – 2016

Brief description: Canon Collins Trust invites applications for Masters and PhD scholarships for postgraduate study at the University of Pretoria, South Africa in 2016

Accepted Subject Areas?

  1. Justice, which includes Law, Economics, Politics and the Environment
  2. Education: policy and practice
  3. Humanities, which includes Literature, History, Anthropology and the Arts

Applications for courses that are not within these areas (for example MBAs, medical sciences, sports sciences, applied sciences) will be rejected.

About Scholarship: Canon Collins Trust seeks to support exceptional individuals who are committed to social justice in Southern Africa and for whom a postgraduate qualification is an essential tool in working to create an open and just society.

Scholarship Offered Since: Not known

Scholarship Type: Masters and PhD full and part-time.

Who is qualified to apply? To be considered for a scholarship under this programme you  must:

  • be a national of, or have refugee status in, one of the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe
  • be normally resident in one of the above countries
  • be in possession of a good first degree (minimum second class, upper division or equivalent) or about to graduate in the year of application
  • be studying or applying to study at a South African university

How Many Scholarship Positions are available? Not specified

What are the benefits? R65,000 for each year of study at Masters and PhD level. In exceptional cases the Trust may offer up to R100,000 per year.

How long will sponsorship last? Duration of course

Eligible African Countries: South Africa

To be taken at (country): University of Pretoria, South Africa

How can I Apply? Visit the webpage to apply for the Canon Collins Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in South Africa.

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Sponsors: Canon Collins Trust and University of Pretoria

Important Notes: Eligible applicants will automatically be considered for these named scholarships:

  • Ros Moger and Terry Furlong
  • Patrick and Janet Stuart
  • Lionel Cliffe
  • VC Scholarship at Fort Hare
  • Sol Plaatje Canon Collins Scholarships
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