EP Bradlow Bursary at Stellenbosch University South Africa 2021 – 2022

ABOUT THE INSTITUTION – STELLENBOSCH UNIVERSITY

Stellenbosch University, located in the suburb of Stellenbosch in the Western Cape province of South Africa, is a public research university and also the oldest university in the country.

Stellenbosch University (also known as “SU” or “Maties”) has 10 faculties, namely the Faculty of: AgriSciences, Arts and Social Sciences, Economic and Management Sciences, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine and Health Sciences, Military Science, Science , Theology.

The Stellenbosch Faculty of Law, established in 1921, is located in the Old Main Building, on the corner of Victoria Street and Ryneveld Street. Formerly, the Stellenbosch Faculty of Law focused on LLB degrees, however in 1976 was the first time students were awarded the LLM degree (by thesis), and in 1994 the Master of Laws programme (LLM by course work) was introduced. Each year, students from around the world enter in to the LLM programme.

ABOUT THE EP BRADLOW BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The University of Stellenbosch, Faculty of Law, is inviting postgraduate Law students to apply for the EP Bradlow Human Rights LLM Research Bursary, for the 2022 academic year.

The bursary will cover studies towards an LLM degree by research thesis at the Stellenbosch University in human rights law.
Bursary recipients will conduct their thesis under the supervision of Prof Sandra Liebenberg, H.F. Oppenheimer Professor of Human Rights Law at University of Stellenbosch. Bursary holders will be required to acknowledge the support of the Bradlow’s Foundation in their LLM thesis, as well as submit a copy of the thesis to the Foundation.

Recipients will be included in the postgraduate group, under the auspices of the HF Oppenheimer Chair in Human Rights Law, where they will be required to partake in group activities and support to the Chair in furthering its objectives.

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ABOUT THE EP BRADLOW BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE

The value of the bursary is a minimum of R185 000 per year (for a 2 year period). The bursary will be paid one the student has registered for LLM studies at the University of Stellenbosch. Read about the registration process here.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE EP BRADLOW 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):

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE EP BRADLOW BURSARY

Students who meet all of the eligibility criteria, can apply by submitting clear copies of the following documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

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Note: there is no application form to be completed – students need only submit the above documents to apply.
Applications may be submitted in one of the following ways:
– Email to Ms Khanyile: skhanyile@sun.ac.za

– Posted to:
Dept. of Public Law
Faculty of Law
University of Stellenbosch
Private Bag X1
Matieland
7602

– Delivery to:
Ms S Khanyile
Secretary: Department of Public Law
Faculty of Law
Old Main Building
Cnr: Ryneveld and Victoria Street
Stellenbosch 7602

CLOSING DATE FOR THE EP BRADLOW BURSARY

30 September 2021.
(Applications submitted after these dates 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 University of Stellenbosch directly:
Faculty of Law
Contact person: Prof S Liebenberg
Email: sliebenb@sun.ac.za

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