ADA Early Summer School PhD Scholarships (EDP) at Stellenbosch University in South Africa, 2019

-TheAfrican Doctoral Academy (ADA) at Stellenbosch University (SU) is granting Summer School require applications at the start of their Doctoral professions, the chance to go to the ADASummer School in January 2019.

In granting this financing, our goal is to offer effective prospects the chance to go to an ADA Doctoral School and hang around at a first-rate research study university, constructing their private capability and strength for the journey ahead.

StellenboschUniversity (SU) is the home of a scholastic neighborhood of 29000 trainees (consisting of 4000 foreign trainees from 100 nations) in addition to 3000 long-term employee (consisting of 1000 academics) on 5 schools. The University is among South Africa’s leading tertiary organizations based upon research study output, trainee pass rates and ranked researchers, and is identified globally as a scholastic organization of quality.


  • ApplicationsDeadline: October10, 2018
  • CourseLevel: Scholarships are offered to pursue 2, week-long courses at the ADA Summer School.
  • StudySubject: This Winter the ADA will use 19 courses over 2 weeks, consisting of initial courses to Research Design and Methodology (Quantitative and Qualitative), Mixed Methods Research Design in addition to courses in analytical methods and software application applications (such as SPSS, R and ATLAS.ti), Preparing for a PhD, Writing and Publishing posts and training in Doctoral Supervision.
  • ScholarshipAward: Stellenbosch University when again fortunate to use complete scholarships (costs, air travel and lodging) to delegates throughout South Africa and Africa, in addition to a choose number awards for SU prospects based in Stellenbosch.

Successful prospects will be granted the following as part of the program:

  • Two, week-long courses at the ADA Summer School.
  • The choice to go to a preparatory course (03– 05 January), in addition to a one day course (12January).
  • Self- catering lodging inStellenbosch *
  • Transport to check out the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town on Sunday 13 January.
  • ReturnEconomy air travel to and from Cape Town International Airport, if appropriate. **
  • GroundTransport to and from Cape Town International Airport.
  • We demand that the prospect’s house organization sponsors the prospect’s day-to-day subsistence allowance and visa costs if required, as a token of excellent faith in assistance of their PhD prospect.
  • *Please keep in mind that modifications to flights or extra night’s stay will be at your very own expense. Flights are figured out from the house organizations where the delegates are signed up. The lodging is student-style however strolling range from the locations and geared up with a cooking area.

    ** Stellenbosch University trainees will not be provided this choice; flight is reserved from the house organization.

    • Nationality: Scholarships are offered to African and South African trainees.
    • Number of Scholarships: The African Doctoral Academy (ADA) is fortunate to use a restricted variety of prospects, at the start of the Doctoral professions, the chance to go to the ADA Summer School at Stellenbosch University in January 2019.
    • Scholarship can be taken in SouthAfrica

    Eligibility for the Scholarship

    EligibleCountries: Scholarships are offered to African and South African trainees.

    EntranceRequirements: Applicants should fulfill the following requirements:

    StellenboschUniversity when again fortunate to use complete scholarships (costs, air travel and lodging) to delegates throughout South Africa and Africa, in addition to a choose number awards for SU prospects based inStellenbosch Eligible prospects can be from any discipline and will be registered at their house organizations by February 2019 and have actually been registered for no greater than 12 months by 1 February 2019.

    • If your application depends on the bursary, we recommend that you wait on the result prior to using to prevent duplication.
    • StellenboschUniversity signed up prospects can use through this stream– we consist of a field to suggest your association with the university.
    • Preference will be provided to prospects from Africa.

    EnglishLanguage Requirements: Applicants whose mother tongue is not English are generally needed to offer proof of efficiency in English at the greater level needed by the University.


    How to Apply:

  • Applicants should finish the online kind to send their information and use to participate in the program. This consists of a field with a 300- word inspiration of how the Summer School would benefit your research study and track as a PhD prospect.
  • Applicants need to publish the following files as part of the application procedure. No files will be accepted by e-mail. Please utilize the following identifying convention: your document_type. program (for examplesmit.curriculumvitae.edp.doc).
  • Yourapplication will not be thought about as total if total you do not send all the needed documents in complete. In this case and you will be not able to send the kind if all files are not submitted

  • A 300- word inspiration on why you would gain from the residency in basic, and particularly how the workshops chosen would help and contribute to the effective conclusion of your degree (in line on the kind)
  • CurriculumVitae(Resume)
  • The quick description of your research study ( approximately 400 words)
  • A composed approval/referee report.
  • On your university letterhead & including your manager’s signature by the existing (house) manager or head of the department to back the candidate’sapplication This will suggest the house manager’s approval for the candidate to take part in the ADA’s Summer School and offer authenticity of candidate’s intent.
  • We will award a reward point throughout the examination procedure if your manager likewise mentions your case and your viability for the program, in addition to merely backing your application.
  • Proof of registration where possible, otherwise a different inspiration from the house manager is needed, validating registration by February 2019.
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