The Poliomyelitis Research Foundation (PRF) is inviting postgraduate students to apply for their bursary programme for the 2024 academic year. Interested applicants have until the 28th of February 2024 to submit their online applications.
PRF BURSARY - 2024
About the PRF Bursary
The Poliomyelitis Research Foundation bursaries are essential for advancing virology research and producing qualified virologists, which eventually benefits the public health and welfare of the country. The bursary provides financial support to students studying virology for their BSc (Hons), Masters and PhD degrees, this contributes to addressing South Africa's possible virologist shortage.
The bursary seeks to promote sustained progress in the study and management of viral diseases by supporting the upcoming generation of virology researchers. The bursary's primary objective is to support virology-related research, which is concerned with viruses and the diseases they might cause. The money contributes to the advancement of scientific knowledge and comprehension of the many viral infections that are common in South Africa.
FIELD OF STUDY
The bursary programme is open to students who are pursuing or want to pursue a postgraduate qualification in the following fields:
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE PRF BURSARY
To qualify for the PRF Bursary you must meet the following requirements:
PRF BURSARY REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:
How to apply for the PRF Bursary - 2024
Applications for the PRF bursaries can be submitted online.
BSc Hons Applications :
Visit the PRF BSc Hons Application Portal HERE
Visit the PRF MSc Application Portal HERE (new application)
Visit the PRF PhD Application Portal HERE (new application)
For bursary renewals:
The closing date for the PRF Bursary is on the 28th of February 2024. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. For more information visit the PRF website. PRF reserves the right to reject incomplete, inappropriate or inadequate proposals/applications.
For any queries contact PRF:
Email: [email protected]
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