The Department of Science and Technology (DST) in collaboration with Council for Science and Industrial Research (CSIR) offers Bursary Programme 2018 in South Africa. The CSIR Bursaries 2018 are available in various fields of study, so you may join the CSIR Bursary Scheme 2018 in order to get educational finance during your studies. The IBS Postgraduate Bursaries 2018 will be beneficial for you during your education, so you should not miss the DST Bursary Programme 2018. DST Scholarships 2018 have been announced for hard working and talented students.
DTS Bursaries 2018 will be helpful for you in managing your educational expenses, and you will become able to study with more ease and reliability. The interested candidates should have a look on the details of CSIR – DST Bursary Scheme 2018 before forwarding their bursary application form to the concerned department.
CSIR – DST Bursary Programme 2018: Inter-Bursary Support (IBS) For Postgraduate Students
The Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) invite applications for a bursary under the DST-CSIR Inter-Bursary Support Programme (IBS) grant scheme.
Who should apply?
The IBS postgraduate bursary 2018 is intended for full-time studies for Honours, Masters or PhD degrees at any South African public university. Students who intend to register for theft fourth year in Engineering or BTech degrees will also be considered.
THE FOCUS AREAS FOR THE BURSARY SUPPORT ARE RESTRICTED TO THE FOLLOWING RESEARCH AREAS:
- Modelling and Digital Sciences
- Microsystems Technology
- Titanium (Manufacturing Elemenents)
- Information and Communications Technology
- Biotechnology: Biopharming, Bioprocessing & Biocatalysis
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO THOSE WHOSE STUDY AREAS ARE ALIGNED WITH THE ABOVE-MENTIONED PRIORITY RESEARCH AREAS.
What is the value of the bursary award per annum?
- HONOURS R60 000
- MASTERS R90 000
- PhD R120 000
How to Apply for DST – CSIR Bursaries for 2018: Bursary Programme for Postgraduate Students in SA
The application forms and guidelines are attached to this call. Please complete the application forms and send the completed document (preferably pdf format) with any additional attachments by email to [email protected]. Applications must include endorsement and motivation by the nominated supervisor for masters and doctoral students, or postgraduate office in the case of Honours/BTech/fourth year Engineering students.Feedback will ONLY be sent to successful applicants within two months after the closing date of the applications.
If you comply with the minimum eligibility criteria and other essential requirements as mentioned above, you should apply online for the recently announced CSIR Bursary Scheme 2018 available in South Africa.