How much does NRF give for Postgrad Funding?
NRF provides funding for students for their studies which they must complete in a fixed number of years. Exceptions can be made for an extension for Masters and Doctorate students.
NRF aims to promote and support research through funding. The NRF has recently launched a new funding model for postgrad funding: Full Cost of Study and Partial Cost of Study.
What is the period and monetary value for funding support?
Maximum Period of Support
Honours: 1 year
Master's: 2 years
Doctoral: 3 years
Maximum Funding Values For Full Cost of Study Per Year
Honours: R149 000
Master's: R167 000
Doctoral: R175 000
Maximum Funding Values for Partial Cost of Study Per Year
Honours: R100 000
Master's: R100 000
Doctoral: R90 000
The NRF does not fund Part-time Master's and Doctoral studies as of right now. Part-time Honours is funded, but only through the Graduate Internship programme.
If you want more informtation about the NRF and what they offer, you can visit their website here.
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