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General grants and awards

Notice

Contact person(s)

Deadline

Cape Higher Education Consortium (CHEC) / Western Cape Government (WCG) Joint Task Team: call for research proposals

Sonwabo Ngcelwane

Proposal deadline: 31 October 2021
Funding request deadline*: 19 March 2021

UK MRC call: Improving health in low- and middle-income countries

Faculty of Health Sciences: Rob Huddy
Other faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za

SUSPENDED

ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Fellowship Programmes

 

31 March 2021
30 September 2021

Cancer Grand Challenge

Faculty of Health Sciences: Rob Huddy
Other faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za

1 April 2021

Third call for applications: UK National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Global Health Research Groups

Faculty of Health Sciences: Rob Huddy
Other faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za

Funder intention-to-submit deadline: 20 April 2021

Funder application deadline: 18 May 2021

DAAD call for Visiting Professorships: Internationalisation of Higher Education in Times of Global Crises

 

30 April 2021

UCT Creative Works Award 2021

Zam Ndzotyana

30 April 2021

UCT Book Award 2021

Zam Ndzotyana

30 April 2021

Nokia Bell Labs Prize

internationalgrants@uct.ac.za

6 May 2021

Wildlife Conservation Fund

internationalgrants@uct.ac.za

7 May 2021

Grand Challenges Canada: Stars in Global Health

For any queries, Faculty of Health Sciences researchers are invited to contact research.health@uct.ac.za, while researchers from other faculties can contact internationalgrants@uct.ac.za.

7 May 2021

US Consulate Cape Town funding opportunity

For any queries, Faculty of Health Sciences researchers are invited to contact research.health@uct.ac.za, while researchers from other faculties can contact internationalgrants@uct.ac.za.

7 May 2021

Wellcome Trust Research Fellowships for Health Professionals

For any queries, Faculty of Health Sciences researchers are invited to contact research.health@uct.ac.za, while researchers from other faculties can contact internationalgrants@uct.ac.za.

14 May 2021

STIAS Research Fellowships 2022

Dr Christoff Pauw

31 May 2021

UEC research Equipment Call - 2021

Robyn.Udemans@uct.ac.za

31 May 2021

NIH Mental Health Research Awards for Investigators Early in their Career in Low and Middle-Income Countries (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Faculty of Health Sciences: research.health@uct.ac.za, FHS Research Enterprise
• Other UCT Faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za, Research Office

Funder Letter of Intent deadline (optional): 14 October 2021
Funder deadline: Monday 15 November 2021, 17:00 SAST

National Geographic Society: COVID-19 emergency fund for journalists

Visit the website for more information.

Proposals will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Honorary Research Associate notice

Research Funding

None

Oppenheimer Memorial Trust: Awards for Sabbatical Study

Claire Digby (OMT)

None

URC Travel Conference

Jacqueline Sylvester

Ad hoc

URC Visiting Scholars Fund/Visiting  Lecturer’s Fund

Zam Ndzotyana

Ad hoc

URC Short Research Visit/ Short Research Course

Amanda Raman

Ad hoc

 

NRF Travel, Training and Conference Grants (Review Period 1) 

Notice

Contact person(s)

Deadline

German (IRTGS) Preparatory Workshops

Roshan Sonday

17 May

 

Concept Notes

Notice

Contact person(s)

Deadline

Concept Notes for Large Integrated Projects - Foundational Biodiversity Integrated Research Grants (FBIP)

Mbasa Mguye

3 May 2021

 

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