Department of Mathematical Sciences



For more information on postgraduate funding, please see the Postgraduate Student Funding page.

Funding opportunities for focus in Biomathematics

  • NRF Innovation Honours bursaries of R35 000 for 1 year.
  • NRF Innovation Masters scholarships of R60 000 per annum for 2 years.
    Plus a once-off allocation of R10 000 for conference attendance or a study visit.
  • NRF Innovation Doctoral scholarships of R90 000 per annum for 3 years.
    Plus up to R40 000 for international study visits or conference presentations.
    Plus up to R15 000 for local conference attendance.

[Please note that the honours bursaries and masters scholarships are only available to South African students.]

For the Honours bursary, the attached form (together with supporting documentation) should be completed and submitted to Prof Ingrid Rewitzky by 15 September 2011.

For the Masters/Doctoral scholarships, the form available via the NRF online system should be submitted electronically by 31 July 2011.