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General grants and awards

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Contact person(s)

Deadline

Wellcome Early-career Awards Faculty of Health Sciences: research.health@uct.ac.za, FHS Research Enterprise
Other UCT Faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za, Research Office

UCT intention-to-submit deadline: 30 November 2021
eRA internal proposal approval (forms to reach finance approver): 3 February 2022
Faculty-approved eRA forms must reach RC&I: 8 February 2022
Final external funder deadline: 15 February 2022

Wellcome Career Development Awards Faculty of Health Sciences: research.health@uct.ac.za, FHS Research Enterprise
Other UCT Faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za, Research Office
UCT intention-to-submit deadline: 30 November 2021
eRA internal proposal approval (forms to reach finance approver): 17 March 2022
Faculty-approved eRA forms must reach RC&I: 22 March 2022
Final external funder deadline: 29 March 2022
Wellcome Discovery Awards Faculty of Health Sciences: research.health@uct.ac.za, FHS Research Enterprise
Other UCT Faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za, Research Office
UCT intention-to-submit deadline: 30 November 2021
eRA internal proposal approval (forms to reach finance approver): 14 March 2022
Faculty-approved eRA forms must reach RC&I: 17 March 2022
Final external funder deadline: 24 March 2022
ASCB International Training Scholarship Program Faculty of Health Sciences: research.health@uct.ac.za, FHS Research Enterprise
Other UCT Faculties: internationalgrants@uct.ac.za, Research Office
UCT intention-to-submit deadline: 1 December 2021
eRA internal proposal approval (forms to reach finance approver): 10 January 2022
Final external funder deadline: 15 January 2022
Future Professors Programme | Fellowship in Academic Excellence and Leadership Fazeela Felton Application deadline: 11 February 2022
National Geographic Society: COVID-19 emergency fund for journalists Visit the website for more information. Proposals will be reviewed on a rolling basis
Honorary Research Associate notice Research Funding None 
Oppenheimer Memorial Trust: Awards for Sabbatical Study Claire Digby (OMT) None
URC Travel Conference Jacqueline Sylvester Ad hoc
URC Conference-hosting Grants Jacqueline Sylvester Ad hoc
URC Visiting Scholars Fund/Visiting  Lecturer’s Fund Zam Ndzotyana Ad hoc
URC Short Research Visit/ Short Research Course Amanda Raman Ad hoc

NRF Ratings

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Contact person(s)

Deadline

Call for applications: NRF Evaluation and Rating 2022

Roshan Sonday

Jacqueline Sylvester

UCT internal deadline dates:
Friday, 19 November 2021,
Friday, 17 December 2021
Friday, 14 January 2022

NRF deadline:
Monday, 28 February 2022

NRF Grants

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Contact person(s)

Deadline

NRF-SAASTA Inclusive Community-Based Research Science Shop Development Grant 2021 Mbasa Mguye UCT internal review and selection deadline: 6 December 2022
BRICS Multilateral Joint Science and Technology Research Collaboration 2021 Mbasa Mguye Pre-proposal joint application form: 14 October 2021
UCT’s internal deadline for full proposals: 14 February 2022

 

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