Allan Gray Senior Scholarship
Awarded by Rhodes University
To encourage and enable previously disadvantaged South Africans to pursue their studies at Honours and Master's levels.
Postgraduate scholars must assist with teaching and/or research duties up to a maximum of 6 hours a week in their department of study, without additional remuneration. Awards are for full-time study in attendance at Rhodes University only.
Open to previously disadvantaged South African students with the appropriate qualifications.
1 year, renewable upon reapplication for Master's
South African Rand 40,000 for Honours and Rand 50,000 for Master's
Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae and a full academic record and a covering letter of invitation indicating proposed degree and subject to be studied.
July 1st in the year preceding registration
Donor and investments
Rhodes University is a small university campus in Grahamstown with one of the highest research outputs per capita in South Africa. The University offers excellent undergraduate and postgraduate education, and fosters personal development and leadership as well as team, social and communication skills amongst its diverse student body.