DSI-CSIR Bursary South Africa 2021 – 2022

Things To Note Before Applying For A Bursary

DSI-CSIR Bursary South Africa

ABOUT THE COMPANY – DSI & CSIR

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), established in the year 1945, is a premier and central research and development organisation in South Africa. The CSIR is Africa’s biggest research and development organisation, which covers approximately 10% of the whole African African R&D budget.

The Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) is committed to encouraging socio-economic development in South Africa, by way of research and innovation. The DSI seeks to accomplish groundbreaking science and ensure the well-being of all South Africans, through the various Programmes and entities they work with.

ABOUT THE DSI-CSIR BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) are inviting postgraduate students to apply for the DSI-CSIR Inter-Bursary Support (IBS) programme, for the 2022 academic year.

Inter-Bursary Support (IBS) programme was established by the DSI in order to support capacity development in key and priority areas, as identified in key departmental strategies. The bursary is supported by the CSIR, with the aim of supporting the development of skills in these areas.
Bursaries will be awarded for the following Thematic Research Focus Areas:

The bursary will also cover Honours, 4th year Engineering or Postgraduate Diploma studies in:

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MORE ABOUT THE CSIR BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE & SELECTION

The bursary value will be determined by the level of study:

All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application within 2 months of the closing date (ie no later than 31 October 2021).

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DSI-CSIR BURSARY

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

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HOW TO APPLY FOR THE DSI-CSIR BURSARY

Applications must be done online at; DSI-CSIR Bursary Application 2022

All applicants will receive an email confirmation after their application has been received.

Candidates must download and read the DSI-CSIR Inter-Bursary Support Programme (IBS) General Guidelines(.pdf) before applying.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

 

CLOSING DATE FOR THE THE DSI-CSIR BURSARY

31 August 2021.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the CSIR IBS team directly:
Email: hcd-interbursary@csir.co.za

Things To Note Before Applying For A Bursary

Bursaries Available For 2021

Bursaries Available for 2022