Kader Asmal Fellowship

The fellowship programme has two strands: 

A) Eight annual awards for postgraduate study in:

1. Business Management

  • Economics, Accounting, and Human Resource Management
  • Management and Business 

2. Agriculture, Food Science & Nutrition

  • Agriculture, Climate Change, Rural Development and Sustainability
  • Food Science and Food Engineering, Bioresource Technology

3. Public Administration

  • Economics, Accounting, and Human Resource Management
  • Public Health, Health Economics and Health Engineering

Please PDF iconclick here for a full list of courses you can study under this strand.


B) One annual award will be made for a fellowship in: 

Human Rights Law (LLM in Law) at Trinity College Dublin. This will be selected by the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution (CASAC)
Please PDF iconclick herefor a description of the course you can study on this fellowship.

Are you eligible?

Please read the PDF iconApplication Guidelines carefully before applying.

Applicants must:

  • be a South African citizen or a citizen of Zimbabwe holding a South African Permanent Residence Permit
  • have achieved the necessary standard to be accepted onto a postgraduate course in an institute of higher education in Ireland
  • be seeking funding for a full-time postgraduate programme in one of the above listed subject areas
  • be able to take up fellowship in the academic year 2016/2017

Please note applicants already in possession of a Master’s degree are not eligible

What the Fellowship offers

The Kader Asmal Fellowships will cover:

  • university application fees
  • tuition fees
  • examination and other fees
  • economy travel to and from your country of residence to Ireland;
  • settling in allowance, book allowance and study allowance
  • accommodation
  • a monthly personal living allowance (stipend) to cover other living expense for you only and
  • the costs of an entry clearance (student visitor visa) application

How to apply

We are currently closed for applications. The scholarship is likely to reopen in December 2016.

 

Scholarships now open

Canon Collins Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in South Africa
The Lionel Cliffe Scholarship
Patrick and Janet Stuart Scholarship for students from Lesotho
Ros Moger and Terry Furlong Scholarships
The Canon Collins / Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship at Fort Hare