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Current funding opportunities


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Advancing Womxn Concept Notes 2018

Downloads: Information sheet | Application form

Research Funding (Applications)

Dr Marilet Sienaert (Queries)

Midnight - Wednesday
5 September 2018


Call for Applications for Institutions to Host Interns in 2019/20

Sello Raseruthe & Monwabisi Mfihlo (NRF)

Natalie le Roux (UCT)

31 August 2018

Visiting Scholars Fund (VSF) And Visiting Lecturers Fund (VLF) Grants

Robyn Udemans Friday
14 September 2018

Short Research Visit (SRV) / Short Research Course (SRC) Grants

Paul Dantu  Monday
10 September 2018
China-South Africa Young Scientist Exchange Programme 2019

Nombuso Madonda (NRF - SA)

YU Qianwen (TYSP - China)

15 August 2018
Online TYSP system closing date
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URC Call - SA/Japan Joint Science and Technology Research Collaborations

Robyn Udemans Monday
20 August 2018

URC Call for Applications: Vera Davie Study and Research Bursary

Robyn Udemans Friday
28 September 2018

NRF/SA & STINT/Sweden Science and Technology Research Collaborations 2019

Robyn Udemans Monday
27 August 2018

SA/NRF & USA/NSF Joint Call for Applications: International Research Coordination Networks  In Environmental Biology

Robyn Udemans

Five business days before the end of the month of submission (until November 2018)

Oppenheimer Memorial Trust: Awards for Sabbatical Study

Claire Digby


Honorary Research Associate notice

Research Funding


Multiple NRF grants eligibility schedule

Research Funding



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