Application is now open for the Andrew W. Mellon Masters and Doctoral Scholarships 2020/2021 for Study at Rhodes University South Africa.
The focus of Dr Bongani Nyoka’s project is on current and historical scholarly debates on knowledge decolonisation and curriculum transformation.
The project investigates how African intellectuals have contributed to social and political theory.
MA and PhD candidates interested in African intellectual history, African/black nationalism and African sociology are encouraged to apply.
Scholarships for Study at Rhodes University South Africa
MA scholarship (two years): R105 000.00 per annum
PhD scholarship (three years): R135 000.00 per annum
Andrew W. Mellon Masters and Doctoral Scholarships 2020/2021 Eligibility
Andrew W. Mellon Masters and Doctoral Scholarships 2020/2021 Requirements
Honours degree in Politics & International Studies or Sociology for MA applications. MA in Politics & International Studies or Sociology for PhD applicants.
Dr Bongani Nyoka, Department of Politics & International Studies, Rhodes University, Grahamstown
Applicants need to send
- a brief research proposal (1000 words);
- CV with academic record; and
- a recent sample of academic writing to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date for Applications: 31 October 2020.
Candidates will be shortlisted for a brief interview and must be available to commence full time study in February 2021.
Applicants must be South African citizens and resident in South Africa.
Deadline: 31 October 2020.
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