Poliomyelitis Research Foundation PhD Bursary

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Poliomyelitis Research Foundation PhD Bursary: Preference will be given to South African citizens

Please note the following:

  • The PRF works to improve the health of the nation by supporting research into VIROLOGY.
  • MUST be registered for the degree the applicant applies for
  • Applicants that have obtained a minimum pass of 60% – please make sure you attach the latest academic record as proof
  • Years of support: PhD = 3 years
  • Preference will be given to South African citizens or individuals with permanent resident status.
  • The deadlines for submission of applications must strictly be adhered to.
  • Applications must arrive at the NICD on or before the deadline date. No late applications will be considered
  • Ensure that ALL sections of the form are completed and ALL requested information is attached.
  • Very Important: Upon completion of the degree the PRF would like you to confirm that the student graduated as well as a list of publications.
  • After completion of your PhD a Final Bursary Form MUST be submitted and can be downloaded from here. Please send the completed form to [email protected]

CLICK HERE TO GET THE Grants Application Signatory Form