Applications for Undergraduate/Honours Scholarship Programme

  • National Research Foundation
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Jul 11, 2019
Workshops - Courses - Conferences Aerospace engineering Astronomy Biology Computer Science Chemical engineering Engineering Health Science Life Science Mathematics Medical Sciences Chemistry Civil engineering Physics Psychology Social Science Teaching/Academics Technology Veterinary medicine


Eligibility for SARAO Undergraduate and Honours Scholarships

  1. SARAO will consider applications from South African citizens and permanent residents ONLY, and who are studying any of the following degrees:
    • Bachelor of Electronic Engineering
    • Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
    • Bachelor of Mechatronic Engineering
    • Bachelor of Computer Engineering
    • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics and Physics
    • Bachelor of Science in Physics and Electronics
    • Bachelor of Science in Astronomy/Astrophysics and Physics
    • Bachelor of Computer Science, with co-major in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics
    • Bachelor of Science – Honours in Physics and Electronics/Astrophysics/Computer Science
    • Bachelor of Science – Honours – NASSP (National Astrophysics and Space Science Programme)
  2. Students who have achieved a minimum of 70% in Mathematics and Physical Science in Grade 12, or a minimum average (grade-point average) of 60% at an undergraduate level, may be considered for a scholarship.

Application forms are available at

Closing date for applications: 08 August 2019

Application Guide

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate, Undergraduate, College / Sixth form, High School