Canon Collins Kader Asmal Scholarship 2020 for Postgraduate Study in Ireland (Fully-funded)

Canon Collins Kader Asmal Scholarship 2020 for Postgraduate Study in Ireland (Fully-funded)

Deadline: September 11, 2019

Applications are invited for the Canon Collins Kader Asmal Fellowship 2020. The Embassy of Ireland in South Africa in partnership with Canon Collins Trust invites applications for scholarships for postgraduate study in Ireland commencing in September 2020.

In 2020 fellowships will be offered for postgraduate study in:

  • Agriculture, Environmental Science, Conservation, Rural Development
  • Food Science, Food Engineering and related
  • Pharmacy and Biotechnology
  • Health, Medicine and Health Economics
  • Development Studies, Peace Studies, Conflict Resolution and Humanitarian Action
  • Social Policy, Social Research, Community Development and Sociology
  • Law, Human Rights, Women’s Studies, Gender Studies, Equality Studies
  • Engineering, Hydrology, Sustainable Technology
  • Economics, Finance, Accounting, Management and Business
  • Information Systems and Communkications Technology
  • Tourism


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


Applicants must:

  • Be a resident national of South Africa
  • Have a minimum of two years relevant work experience (this can include internships and volunteering)
  • Hold an honours’ level academic quealification with a minimum grade point average of 75% (First class honour, or second class honour, Grade
  • 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 2020/2021
  • Must not have applied for Kader Asmal Fellowship Programme on more than one previous occasion.


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For more information, visit Canon Collins Kader Asmal Fellowship.