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National Research Foundation scholarships for international students, 2019-20

International scholarships, fellowships or grants are offered to students outside the country where the university is located. These are also called as financial aid and many times the financial aid office of the National Research Foundation deals with it. National Research Foundation scholarships are offered by National Research Foundation to study or research there.

There are various National Research Foundation scholarships, internships for international students. Apart from the university-based scholarships, there are many other organizations including foundations, trusts, corporates etc. Who offer scholarships for international students. To help, we list out the latest international scholarships, fellowships and grants information. The National Research Foundation scholarships application form is also available to apply online for the scholarships.

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Below is the list of top 10 National Research Foundation scholarships for International students:

  1. South Africa/Taiwan Joint Science And Technology Research Projects

    South Africa/Taiwan Joint Science And Technology Research Projects is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are:

    This Post Doc scholarship can be taken for pursuing in E-learning, Innovation Enablers, Biosciences; and Nanotechnology.. 30 Jun is the deadline to send applications for South Africa/Taiwan Joint Science And Technology Research Projects. This scholarship can be taken at South Africa and the Republic of China (Taiwan) . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  2. VU University Amsterdam – NRF Desmond Tutu Doctoral Programme

    VU University Amsterdam – NRF Desmond Tutu Doctoral Programme is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are:

    This PhD scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Economics, Theology, Human Movement Sciences, Social Sciences/Sport Sciences, Medicine, Earth & Life Sciences, and Law. 17 Jul is the deadline to send applications for VU University Amsterdam – NRF Desmond Tutu Doctoral Programme. This scholarship can be taken at Netherlands . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  3. Innovation Masters And Doctoral Scholarships

    Innovation Masters And Doctoral Scholarships is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: Open to applicants of South Africa

    This Masters, PhD scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Biotechnology, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Engineering, Computer science, Physics, Astronomy, Mathematical Sciences, Nanotechnology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Ecology, Medical sciences and Social Sciences and Humanities. 07 Aug is the deadline to send applications for Innovation Masters And Doctoral Scholarships. This scholarship can be taken at South Africa . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  4. NRF Postgraduate Scholarships in South Africa, 2020

    NRF Postgraduate Scholarships in South Africa, 2020 is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: Open to applicants of South Africa

    This Masters, PhD scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Science, Engineering, Social Sciences and Humanities. 31 Dec is the deadline to send applications for NRF Postgraduate Scholarships in South Africa, 2020. The value of the scholarship is R50,000 to R120,000. This scholarship can be taken at Any registered South African public university . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  5. DST-NRF Professional Development Programme (PDP)

    DST-NRF Professional Development Programme (PDP) is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: Open to South African citizens or permanent residents.

    This PhD, Post Doc scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Science and Technology, Human and Social Dynamics, Pharmacy, Energy and Climate Change . 29 Apr is the deadline to send applications for DST-NRF Professional Development Programme (PDP). The value of the scholarship is R180 000 - R350 000 p.a depending on the applicant. This scholarship can be taken at Organisations in South Africa . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  6. NRF Freestanding, Innovation And Scarce Skills Development Masters And Doctoral Scholarships 2017

    NRF Freestanding, Innovation And Scarce Skills Development Masters And Doctoral Scholarships 2017 is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: Open to applicants of South Africa

    This Masters, PhD scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Science, Engineering, Humanities, Management, Biological sciences. 29 Jul is the deadline to send applications for NRF Freestanding, Innovation And Scarce Skills Development Masters And Doctoral Scholarships 2017. The value of the scholarship is Depending on the applicant. This scholarship can be taken at South African public Universities . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  7. TWAS-ICCBS Postgraduate Fellowship Program, 2017

    TWAS-ICCBS Postgraduate Fellowship Program, 2017 is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the University of Karachi (KU) for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: Open to nationals of developing countries other than Pakistan

    This PhD scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Selected fields of research. Deadline varies is the deadline to send applications for TWAS-ICCBS Postgraduate Fellowship Program, 2017. The value of the scholarship is .. This scholarship can be taken at National Research Foundation, . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  8. Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Coastal Vulnerability and Resilience, 2017

    Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Coastal Vulnerability and Resilience, 2017 is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: Open to all nationals

    This Post Doc scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Coastal Vulnerability and Resilience. Deadline varies is the deadline to send applications for Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Coastal Vulnerability and Resilience, 2017. The value of the scholarship is .. This scholarship can be taken at University of the Western Cape, . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  9. SKA Africa Undergraduate and Honours Bursary Program, 2018

    SKA Africa Undergraduate and Honours Bursary Program, 2018 is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: Open to South African applicants

    This Bachelors/Undergraduate scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Electrical, Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mathematics AND Physics, Physics and Electronics, Computer Science, Physics and Electronics / Astrophysics / Astronomy. 31 Jul is the deadline to send applications for SKA Africa Undergraduate and Honours Bursary Program, 2018. The value of the scholarship is R121,000 per annum. This scholarship can be taken at Universities around the world . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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  10. SARAO Masters Scholarship 2020

    SARAO Masters Scholarship 2020 is a Partial Funding international scholarship offered by the National Research Foundation for international students. Students eligible for this scholarship are: South African citizens and citizens of Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia and Zambia

    This Masters scholarship can be taken for pursuing in Science or Engineering. 23 Sep is the deadline to send applications for SARAO Masters Scholarship 2020. The value of the scholarship is R 134,000 per year plus travel grant and equipment grant. This scholarship can be taken at Can be taken at any university in South Africa . The scholarship application form can be seen here

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