Research Professional Africa


UCT researchers can access the latest global coverage of research funding programmes, as well as science and technology news and innovation policies through the institutional subscription to Research Professional Africa (RPA).

This is an essential resource in the current national funding climate and we encourage all UCT researchers to take full advantage. The funding opportunities span the full spectrum of research disciplines and sponsors.

Gaining Access

Contact from the International Grants Cluster of the Central Research Office to request an account:


Likho Sikutshwa -

+27 (0) 21 650 9111


OR simply self-register and then sign in.