SARAO Undergraduate/Honours Block Grant for 2019 intake

SARAO has awarded Undergraduate/Honours Block Grant to the five university departments listed below:

Undergraduate and Honours students who wish to apply for bursaries from any of these university departments, must contact the relevant university department directly. (Note that SARAO is NOT involved in the selection of students for bursaries from these universities).

  • University of KwaZulu-Natal – Department of Physics (Bachelor of Science majoring in Astronomy or Mathematics and Physics). To apply for a bursary, please contact Ms. Denise Govender, pillaydn@ukzn.ac.za, 031 260 7138.
  • University of the Western Cape – Department of Physics & Astronomy (Bachelor of Science majoring in Physics and Astronomy). To apply for a bursary, please contact Ms. Michelle Gabler, mxgabler@gmail.com, 021 959 3464.
  • University of Cape Town  – Department  of Astronomy (Bachelor of Science majoring in Astronomy and Astrophysics and Bachelor of Science Honours – NASSP). To apply for a bursary, please contact Ms. Bongiwe Ndamane, bongiwe.ndamane@uct.ac.za, 021 650 3926.
  • University of Cape Town – Department of Electrical Engineering (Bachelor Electrical Engineering and Bachelor Electrical and Computer Engineering). To apply for a bursary, please contact Ms. Bongiwe Ndamane, bongiwe.ndamane@uct.ac.za, 021 650 3926.
  • University of the Witwatersrand – School of Physics (Bachelor of Science majoring in Astronomy and Astrophysics and Bachelor of Science Honours). To apply for a bursary, please contact Ms. Lerato Komana, Lerato.Komana@wits.ac.za, 011 717 1085.