Call for Applications: Competitive Support for Unrated Researchers (CSUR) Programme in South Africa, 2014/16

If you have questions about this aid arises, please visit the official source and ask your questions directly to the center.

National Research Foundation (NRF) is inviting applications for 2014/16 funding for Competitive Support for Unrated Researchers (CSUR) programme which supports principally basic research in the disciplines of the Humanities, Social and Natural Sciences. Funding in this round will support successful applications for a max period of three years. To be considered for this research programme, an applicant must be employed at a publicly funded South African university, Museum, Science Council, National Laboratory, NRF National Facility or any other NRF approved research institution on a permanent or contract basis.. This Competitive Support For Unrated Researchers (CSUR) Funding Guide is intended to inform potential applicants and existing grant holder in the CSUR Programme, Of the strategic context and the operational procedures for participation in the Programme.. This call is open for undertaking research project.
The research areas of this scholarship are: Not provided
Who can apply to this scholarship?
· Active Researchers with no NRF rating.
· Applicants may be of any nationality.
· Applicants should hold a research doctorate.
· Employed at a publicly funded South African university, Museum, Science Council, National Laboratory, NRF National Facility or any other NRF approved research institution on a permanent or contract basis. Contract appointments should cover at least the duration of the funding period of the project. The term of the contract should be clearly stated in the application. A contract researcher appointed at a research institution on behalf of a third party to fulfill a specific function for the latter does NOT qualify for support.
· Applicants who do not receive support from the Thuthuka Funding Instrument. Involvement of women, black and disabled researchers and students within the proposed project is highly encouraged. The Designated Authority (DA) Of their employing institution must endorse all proposals.
Benefits of the scholarship: Not provided
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: Not provided
Number of scholarships: Not provided

Related scholarships