2018 – Scholarship Awards

Honours Students

Fatherhood and Childcare and Poverty

Human Rights and Sustainable Social Development

Social movements and the politics of sanitation

Lived realities in the precarious present: Impeded mobility, curbed agency and enterprising tactics devised in the shadows of modernity

Transformation, Stellenbosch University, Halal Food, Minority Groups

Subcultures and Sociology of work

MA Students

The underrepresentation of women/women of color in academia

‘Outsourced work’, ‘power relationships’ and ‘control and surveillance’

Photography, Heritage, Museums

Queering Schools

Using the framework of Rich’s ‘compulsory heterosexuality’ and Kumashiro’s approach to ‘anti-oppressive education’, I set out to establish how schools and queer NGOs coalesce and what factors hinder or facilitate their meeting.

Gender, Women, Nubia

Inequality, Medical Sociology and access to treatment

Infrastructure, access and education

Employment Equity and Affirmative Action

University Residences, Language and Transformation

Private security, gender, employment, tokenism and gender mainstreaming



Group Photo 2018

Standing: Lennox Olivier (Tutor, Sociology), Kylie Bolton (MA scholarship), Lisa Hendricks (MA Scholarship), Chima Onwunta (MA Scholarship), Justine Heald (MA Scholarship), Nosi Matiwane (Honours Scholarship), Jade Tennant (MA Scholarship), Keziah Maher (MA scholarship), Zara Schoeder (Honours Scholarship), Vanessa Mpatlanyane (Tutor, Anthropology)

Seated: Danya Marx (Honours Scholarship), Leya Mgebisa (MA scholarship), Shante Neff (MA scholarship), Maria Booi (Honours Scholarship), Angelique Michaels (Honours Scholarship), Miskah Babbletakis (MA scholarship), Keru Veeriah (Honours Scholarship).

Missing: Jamie Ayford (MA scholarship).