The Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the National Research Foundation (NRF) are pleased to announce the Collaborative Postgraduate Training call. This three-year block grant application is open to lead applicants from public universities in South Africa. If part-time doctoral students are nominated, the grant will run for a period of five (5) years and the grant for operational expenses will run for three (3) years.
The application deadline is Friday 12 May 2017. Applicants must apply on the NRF Online Submission System at: https://nrfsubmission.nrf.ac.za and follow the application process set out in the attached call document and application guide.
Institutions are required to set their own internal closing dates to enable validation by institutional DAs prior to submission to the NRF for review.
Should you have any queries with regards to the call requirements or application procedure, please contact:
Ms Tsibiso Mohlomi
Project Leader – Human and Infrastructure Capacity Development (HICD)
Telephone: 012 481 4315
Mr Mduduzi Tshabangu
Professional Officer – HICD
Telephone: 012 481 4148
Ms Melissa Govender
Professional Officer – Grants Management and Systems Administration (GMSA)
Telephone: 012 481 4311
Ms Singathwa Mbangeni
Professional Officer – Reviews and Evaluation (RE)
Telephone: 012 481 4269