The general information and closing dates provided below for the various opportunities should be confirmed with the relevant offices. Please return to this page as the information will be updated and added as available.

More information on general application procedure and requirements can be found here.

Check the UCT Postgraduate degree funding noticeboard for other opportunities

NRF Prestigous/DoL Scarce Skill Doctoral Scholarships

NRF-Nuffic Doctoral Scholarship

SAMRC Bongani Mayosi National Health Scholars Programme

NSF International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) 

UCT International & Refugee Scholarships

Ernst & Ethel Eriksen Trust Scholarships

NSF Graduate Research Fellowships (GFRP)

The Discovery Foundation Academic Fellowship Awards - Doctorate

Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future Fellowship

International Society of Biomechanics Matching Dissertation Grant



No call for 2022

Canon Collins Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in South Africa

Gra├ža Machel Scholarships for Women

Loewenstein Trust Doctoral Scholarships