UCT International and Refugee Scholarship South Africa 2021 – 2022

Things To Note Before Applying For A Bursary

ABOUT THE INSTITUTION – UCT

The University of Cape Town is one of the top academic tertiary institutions in South Africa. Their main mission is to produce individuals who portray excellent leadership qualities as well as strong social justice, and who will later play important roles in government, business, civil society, and industry in South Africa and Africa as a whole.

ABOUT THE UCT INTERNATIONAL AND REFUGEE SCHOLARSHIP – FIELDS COVERED

The University of Cape Town (UCT) is inviting international and refugee students, to apply for a limited number of scholarships for the 2022 academic year.

The scholarship will cover postgraduate studies (Honours, Masters or Doctoral) at UCT, in ANY field of study.

MORE ABOUT THE UCT INTERNATIONAL AND REFUGEE SCHOLARSHIP – COVERAGE VALUE & RENEWABILITY

All of UCT’s International and Refugee Scholarships are awarded on a competitive level, and preference will be given to senior candidates. Should the student be able to maintain satisfactory progress within their course, the scholarship will then also be renewable for the student’s duration of the course of study (this is applicable for 1 year at Honours, 2 years at Masters, and 3 years at Doctoral levels).

The scholarship program is supplementary as a contribution towards the student’s Cost of Attendance – students must have the means to fund their studies. The values of the scholarship programs are as follows:

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE UCT INTERNATIONAL AND REFUGEE SCHOLARSHIP

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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Students should note that the following applicants will NOT be funded:

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE UCT INTERNATIONAL AND REFUGEE SCHOLARSHIP

Download and complete the: UCT International and Refugee Scholarship Application 2022

Students who currently hold this scholarship and would like to apply for renewing their scholarship must complete the UCT Form 10F.
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):

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Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: generalfunding@uct.ac.za

Note:
Compile all of the required documents into 1 pdf file (in the order as listed on the application form).
Insert the words “Form 10C 2022 – Your full name” in the email subject line.

CLOSING DATE FOR THE UCT INTERNATIONAL AND REFUGEE SCHOLARSHIP

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

CONTACT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDER

For any queries related to this scholarship programme, please contact UCT directly:
Postgraduate Funding Office
Tel: 021 650 3622
UCT contact page – relating to the type of query

Things To Note Before Applying For A Bursary

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