CSIR Postgraduate Bursary Progamme for 2016


The CSIR Postgraduate Bursary Programme is open to all academically qualified students and also aims to attract and increase participation of women and black people in STEM careers.

Call for Applications

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is one of the leading multidisciplinary research and development organisations in Africa with a sterling and proud track record of developing ‘Ideas that work’ to address a wide range of challenges.

With some of the best and brightest minds in the world, we provide solutions that help improve the lives of all South Africans and make a significant contribution to the global wealth of scientific knowledge.

Currently, the CSIR has selected to focus its research and development efforts on the following impact areas: the built environment, defence and security, energy, health, industry and the natural environment.

These are supported by core technologies in ICT, materials, modelling, photonics, robotics and sensors.

The CSIR hereby invites bursary applications from students wishing to register at a South African university for an Honours or equivalent degree in a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) field for the 2016 academic year.

This is a comprehensive bursary and it covers all the costs associated with university studies for the duration of the approved degree programme

Such Cost Include:

  • Registration Fees
  • Tuition Fees
  • Books
  • Accomodation
  • Living Allowance
  • Laptop Allowance

Closing Date: 15 June 2015

Click Here to Apply for Postgraduate Bursary

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