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Research at MCB
(updated 9 December 2013)
Science Faculty PhD Fellowships 2014

These fellowships are being offered to exceptional students wanting to undertake a PhD study in the Dept of MCB. The PhD has to be completed in 3 years and a minimum of 2 peer reviewed publications must result from the work. The total package is R320 000.00 over 3 years.
Interested students can contact any of the following researchers within MCB in order to ascertain the nature of projects on offer and whether they qualify for this application:

Jill Farrant
Janet Hapgood
Nicola Illing
Robert Ingle
Shane Murray
Edward Rybicki
Laura Roden

Download the application form

Equity Development Programme (EDP) Scholarship for Msc, PhD and post-doctoral fellow

Application deadline: 25 January 2014.
The Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (MCB) at the University of Cape Town, through its Equity Development Programme, offers MSc, PhD and Post Doctoral Research Scholarships to black students and white female students from the SADC region. In this call, awards will be given to students who can demonstrate a financial need due to the fact that they have not been able to attract other bursaries/scholarships and have no other demonstrable form of income. The awards are given on a merit basis and are intended to support those who will conduct research within MCB and furthermore have an interest in making their careers in higher education. Download information on the individual awards and application information and the EDP rules.