Tag: Science

ACEP Bursaries 2019 – 2020

About ACEP African Coelacanth Ecosystem Programme (ACEP) was founded in 2000, when a living population of coelacanths was found off Sodwana Bay. ACEP, as initiated by the Department of Science & Technology (DST), is now a multi-disciplinary east coast research programme. It is primarily funded by the DST and uses research equipment and platforms from numerous research agencies. ACEP

Alfred Nzo District Municipality External Bursary 2019

About Alfred Nzo District Municipality Alfred Nzo District Municipality is one of the six district of Eastern Cape province. It is named in honour of Alfred Baphethuxolo Nzo who is a former secretary-general of the African National Congress and minister of foreign affairs in Nelson Mandela’s cabinet. Alfred Nzo is the smallest and one of the poorest districts in Eastern Cape. Despite of this,

Starke Ayres Bursary 2019 – 2020

About Starke Ayres Starke Ayres was formed through the merging of Chas Ayres’s Cape Town nursery and Charles Starke’s grain and produce business in 1920. It is a business specialising in the vegetable, flower and lawn seeds industry for over 130 years. Its secondary business includes retail as well as seeds, chemical products and soluble fertilizers supply

NRF iThemba LABS Bursary 2019 – 2020

About NRF iThemba LABS iThemba Laboratory for Accelerator Based Sciences (iThemba LABS) is a multidisciplinary research facility of the National Research Foundation. It is based on the development, operation and utilization of particle accelerators and related research equipment. The facilities provide research in subatomic physics, material research, radiobiology as well as research and development of unique

AgriSETA Bursary 2019 – 2020

About AgriSETA AgriSETA was founded as the Sector Education and Training Authority for the agriculture economic sub-sectors by the Skills Development Act of 1998. It is reponsible for the creation and promotion of social, economic and employment opportunities for agribusiness. It covers the agricultural industry through services and activities to the farm. In terms of skills development, AgriSETA helps

Cape Wools SA Bursary Fund 2018 – 2019

About Cape Wools SA Cape Wools SA was established on 11th March 1997 as a tax-exempt entity without share capital. Its main objective is to promote the production, trading and consumption of South African wool. CWSA was created to continue the work of its predecessor, the South African Wool Board, which was formed in 1946 and successfully promoted

SUBTROP Lindsey Milne Bursary 2019 – 2020

About SUBTROP The South African Subtropical Growers’ Association (Subtrop) is an association that aims to promote the farming, marketing and distribution of avocados, mangoes and litchis. Subtrop also provides services to its member associations such as management, liaison, market, technical and economic information, market development, research coordination and market access initiation. Subtrop comprises of South African Avocado Growers’ Association (SAAGA),

SAAFoST Bursaries 2019 – 2020

About SAAFoST SAAFoST or the South African Association for Food Science and Technology is a non-profit national organization dedicated to the development of food science and technology by publication of a membership magazine, Food Science and Technology, scientific research, hosting events as well as educational activities related to food technology. Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and the Northern branches attend