SANCOR Postdoctoral Fellowship & Travel Award 2016

Postdoctoral Fellowship

SANCOR promotes the development of emerging scientists by offering postdoctoral fellowships to conduct research in the marine and coastal environment. The objectives of the fellowship programme are to encourage and develop young researchers and offer them the opportunity to further their careers by gaining professional research experience and in so doing produce highly skilled scientists to build capacity in the marine sciences. The fellowship is valued at R120,000 per annum and is tenable for two years, renewable annually subject to satisfactory progress. The award will also cover running expenses to a maximum value of R30,000

Applicants must apply online at: https://nrfsubmission.nrf.ac.za

Closing date for applications: 30 May 2016.

International Travel Student Award

The award is presented annually to a PhD student in recognition of their work accomplished thus far in marine science. The travel grant offers up and coming young marine scientists the opportunity to attend an international conference and to showcase their research as well as gain experience in presenting a paper to an international audience.

Applicants must apply online at: https://nrfsubmission.nrf.ac.za

Closing date for applications: 30 May 2016.

Credit: www.nrf.ac.za

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