The government of South Africa, through the Department of Science and Technology (DST) completed and signed agreements with the governments of Zambia (NSTC) and Mozambique (FNI) on a Joint Bilateral basis respectively in order to implement key research areas for the three countries. The aim of the agreements are to jointly support researchers from public universities and research institutes on an equal and mutually beneficial basis to enhance scientific and technological cooperation between the three countries.
The purpose of this call is to support joint research initiatives between the three countries to carry out joint research projects in the following thematic areas:
- Marine Sciences/ Inland Fisheries
- Agriculture (Biosciences and Food Security)
- Renewable Energy
All South African applications must be submitted through an online application process to the NRF at https://nrfsubmission.nrf.ac.za. A detailed call document is attached.
Call opens: 23 August 2018
Call closes: 26 September 2018
Please note that applications submitted outside the NRF Submission system will not be accepted.
For content related issues:
Knowledge Advancement and Support
Tel: +27 12 481 4118
For technical related issues:
Grants Management and Systems Administration
Tel: +27 12 481 4157