opportunities

Turning the tide’ scholarships (MA & PhD)

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Stellenbosch University is pleased to announce, in partnership with the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, a limited number of full-time scholarships for Masters (100% research) or PhD studies. Scholarships are available in all the disciplines that form part of our Faculty but restricted to research topics that fall within one of the following themes:

  • African Cultural Studies
  • Gender, identity and/or Queer Studies
  • The Anthropocene and Ecocriticism

Please find the full call for applications here.

Lisa Maskell / PANGeA call for PhD scholarships 2022

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Stellenbosch University is pleased to announce, in partnership with the Gerda Henkel Foundation, a limited number of full-time scholarships for PhD studies. Please find the full call for applications here.

Stellenbosch University Postgraduate Scholarships 2022

Stellenbosch University is pleased to open its call for Postgraduate Scholarships for 2022. Please find the full call for applications here.

NRF Postgraduate Scholarships 2022

The NRF’s call for application for Honours studies at Stellenbosch University is now open. The deadline is 3 November 2021. Please see details here.

The NRF’s call for Masters and PhD studies at Stellenbosch University is also now open. The deadline is 31 October 2021. Please see details here.

HB & MJ Thom Bursary 2022

Stellenbosch University is pleased to open the call for the HB & MJ Thom Bursary for full-time Honours, Masters and Doctoral study. Please find further details here.