Application for the SARAO Undergraduate and Honours Block Grants in South Africa- 2019/2020 Entry is now open at the SARAO in South Africa.
To give academic support and development, this educational program is activated for all South African citizens who are going to start their undergraduate studies at a South African university.100% of grants must be awarded to South African students (including permanent residents), of which: 90% must be awarded to Black South Africans (African, Coloured, and Indian), and 50% to South African Women.
The Scholarships are one of the most prestigious scholarships in the world. The aim of the program is to create a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.
UNDERGRADUATE GRANTS ELIGIBILITY
Scholars are selected on the following criteria:
- Citizens or permanent residents of South Africa are eligible.
- Undergraduate (Bachelor of Electronic Engineering, Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor of Mechatronic Engineering, Bachelor of Computer Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics and Physics, Bachelor of Science in Physics and Electronics, Bachelor of Science in Astronomy/Astrophysics and Physics, Bachelor of Computer Science, with co-major in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics, Bachelor of Science – Honours in Physics and Electronics/Astrophysics/Computer Science, and Bachelor of Science – Honours – NASSP [National Astrophysics and Space Science Programme]) at a South African university.
- Must be a full-time candidate.
- You must maintain a minimum average of 60% in their mid-year and year-end results.
- It is expected that each student has good proficiency in the English language.
UNDERGRADUATE GRANTS APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
- For this opportunity, you have to take admission in an undergraduate degree program at any South African university and after that complete the online application form for the award.
Application must include:
- The university is required to submit the students’ mid-year and year-end academic transcripts, for evaluation, to SARAO.
- Only applications that have been submitted (with the International Office and registered on the website of the scholarship) before August 8, 2019 will be considered.
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