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The 2018 SASA Conference will be hosted by the University of South Africa from 26 - 29 November 2018 at the Florida Campus, Johannesburg. Please see conference website for further details,

Call for 2019 Bursary Application by CSIR and the Department of Science and Technology


The CSIR and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) are pleased to announce the 2019 DST Inter-Programme Bursary Support (IBS) call for applications. 

Opening Date: Wednesday, 15 August, 2018

Closing Date: Friday, 28 September, 2018

The IBS postgraduate bursary support is intended for full time studies for Honours/ 4th year Engineering/BTech, Masters or PhD degrees at any South African public university. The focus areas for the bursary support are restricted to the following research areas.

  • Aerospace
  • Composites
  • Modelling and Digital Sciences
  • Microsystems Technology
  • Titanium (Manufacturing Elements)
  • Photonics
  • Biotechnology:
  • Biopharming
  • Bioprocessing
  • Biocatalysis
  • Information and Communications Technology


Should you have any queries with regards to the call requirements or application procedure, please contact:

Justice Komane

Tel: +27(0)12 841 3304


Katlego Ramonyai

Tel: +27(0)12 842 7519