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South African National Space Agency (SANSA) Bursary 2021


Closing Date: 

March, 2021

Field of Study: 

Bursary Details: 

 SANSA is providing post graduate degree bursaries to students hoping to contribute to science and engineering. The bursaries will be to the value of:

  • R90 000 (one year) – Hons 
  • R100 000 per year for two years. – Masters 
  • R130 000 per year for three years. – PhD 

Space Science (Hons, MSc, MPhil, PhD)

  • Solar physics

  • Space Weather forecasting and verification aligned to navigation and radiation applications

  • Antarctic radar studies of climate change

  • Multi-instrument studies of space weather

  • Modelling geomagnetically induced currents in power systems

  • Multi scale ionospheric physics, structure and dynamics

  • Ionospheric and radio propagation modelling

  • Theory of waves and solutions in plasmas

  • Computer Science

  • Information Systems

  • Software and systems engineering

  • Data Science

  • Field of your choice related to key SANSA objectives

  • Space, systems, antenna and RF engineering

Closing date: 15 March 2021.

Candidate Requirements: 

  • Financial need
  • Academic potential
  • Career-oriented study programmes.


Bursary Enquiries: 

Equiries can be sent to: [email protected]

How to Apply: 


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