Canon Collins Trust Scholarships 2015, South Africa

Canon Collins Trust Scholarships, South Africa, 2015

Canon Collins Trust Scholarships are offered to Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe Students. Under Canon Collins Trust Scholarships eligible students can apply for Masters and PhD program in any subject in south africa. During scholarship the student In 2016 most awards will be valued at R65,000 for each year of study at Masters and PhD level. In exceptional cases the Trust may offer up to R100,000 per year. The last date for submission of application is 27th July 2015.

Participating Institution: Following Institution(s) are participating

Canon Collins Trust,

Any accredited University and/or Institution of higher learning in South Africa are participating in this scholarship program (Canon Collins Scholarship 2015)

Subject Offered:  All subject are offered

Degree Level Offered: Masters, PhD

Eligibility: To be eligible for  Canon Collins Scholarships following eligibility conditions are required.

In addition to other requirements on this page, to apply for a scholarship under this programme you must:

  • be a national of, or have refugee status, in one of the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, 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
  • be studying or applying to study at a South African university.

Applicants will be expected to show their commitment to the development of their country and region.

Eligible Nationalities:  Citizens of following countries are eligible

Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Selection Criteria: Merit is the criteria.

Application procedure:

  1. Applications are available through the online application form found on the official website. You will find full instructions online when you start a new form.
  2. All sections of the form need to be completed before the system will allow the application form to be submitted. Information can be saved and the application form edited until the applicant chooses to submit.
  3. All applicants are required to upload the following supporting documentation:
  • Copy of degree certificates, if available
  • Certified academic transcripts
  • Reference letters from two referees
  • ID document (the following are acceptable: passport, birth certificate, driver’s license)
  • You may also need to submit:
    • Proof of refugee status, if applicable
    • Two recent payslips, if currently employed
    • PhD proposal if applicable

It is important to read the guidelines(PDF) carefully and also to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on this scholarship award.

Deadline: Last date for application submission is 27th July 2015

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