How to Apply for Canon Collins Sol Plaatje Postgraduate Scholarship 2023
The Canon Collins Sol Plaatje Postgraduate Scholarship for 2023 is for young graduates in South Africa, who aspire to expand their educational career in Justice, which includes Climate Justice, Law, Economics and Politics, Education policy, and practice. Humanities, which includes Literature, History, Anthropology, and the Arts
It seeks to provide funding for up to a maximum of two years for Masters and three years for Ph.D. Continued funding depends upon satisfactory progress and academic reports
Interdisciplinary courses and doctoral studies may sometimes defy easy categorization. Applicants are urged to use their judgment in assessing whether to apply. But applications that clearly do not fall within these areas (for example MBAs, medical sciences, sports sciences, and applied sciences) will not be considered for an award.
Eligibility for Canon Collins Sol Plaatje Postgraduate Scholarship 2023
To be considered for a scholarship under this program you must:
Be studying or applying to study at a South African university
Please apply only if you are eligible and meet ALL of the above criteria.
Be a national of, or have refugee status in, one of the following countries: Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe
Be normally resident in one of the above countries
Be in possession of a good first degree (minimum second class, upper-division, or equivalent) or about to graduate in the year of application
Please download and read the guidelines carefully before applying for this scholarship.
Benefits of Canon Collins Sol Plaatje Postgraduate Scholarship 2023
The scholarship package will range from R20,000 to R100,000 depending on student circumstances.
It supports both full and part-time Master’s and Ph.D.-level studies at a South African university and will consider applications from those who wish to study by distance learning.
It organizes an annual conference for current scholars and holds several smaller events throughout the year. Scholarship holders are expected to participate in these activities and to become part of and contribute to our network.
How to apply
Applications closed on 22nd August 2022.