Call for Postgraduate Bursary Applications

Call for 2018

The CSIR and the Department of

Science and Technology (DST) are pleased to announce the DST Inter-Programme Bursary Support (IBS) call for applications.

Opening Date: Monday, 14 August, 2017

Closing Date: Friday, 30 September, 2017

The IBS postgraduate bursary support is intended for full time studies for Honours/ 4th year Engineering/BTech, Masters or PhD degrees at any South African public university. The focus areas for the bursary support are restricted to the following research areas.

  • Aerospace
  • Composites
  • Modelling and Digital Sciences
  • Microsystems Technology
  • Titanium (Manufacturing Elements)
  • Photonics
  • Biotechnology:
    • Biopharming
    • Bioprocessing
    • Biocatalysis
  • Information and Communications Technology

The detailed Call document, Application forms (for Honours level & for Masters level) and Guidelines are attached in this email. Please complete the Application forms and send the completed (preferably .pdf format) document with any additional attachments by email to:

Should you have any queries with regards to the call requirements or application procedure, please contact:

Dr Paul Motalane

More details and applications forms attached: