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Opening Date: 
Wednesday, 11 April, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, 11 May, 2018

The National Research Foundation (NRF) in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) are pleased to announce the call for fellowship applications for 2019 in the following categories:

  • DST- NRF- Freestanding Postdoctoral Fellowships;
  • DST- NRF- Innovation Postdoctoral Fellowships; and
  • DST- NRF- DHET - Scarce Skills Development Fund: Postdoctoral Fellowships

The application deadline for applicants is Friday, 11 May 2018.  Applicants must apply on the NRF Online Submission System at: https://nrfsubmission.nrf.ac.za

For more information pertaining to this Call, please refer to the attached Framework and Application and Funding Guide. 

Institutions must set their own internal closing dates, so as to enable internal validation by institutional DAs prior to submission to the NRF.

Should you require further assistance, please contact an NRF contact person listed below:

Mr Malose Ledwaba
Professional Officer: Human and Infrastructure Capacity Development (HICD)
Telephone: 012 481 4236
E-mail: Malose.Ledwaba@nrf.ac.za

Ms Zodwa Mahlangu
Liaison Officer: Grants Management and Systems Administration (GMSA)
Telephone: 012 481 4114
E-mail:
Zodwa.Mahlangu@nrf.ac.za