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Call for Applications - 2024


The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is pleased to announce a limited number of full-time scholarships for Masters and Doctoral candidates. The following scholarships are available for 2024:


  1. Andrew W. Mellon Foundation “Turning the Tide" Masters Scholarship


These scholarships are available in all the disciplines that form part of our Faculty but are restricted to research topics that fall within one of the following themes:

  • African Cultural Studies
  • The Anthropocene and/or Ecocriticism
  • Identity, Gender and/or Queer Studies


  1. Doctoral Scholarships


These scholarships are available for research projects in fields of research supported by departments/centres in the Arts and Social Sciences Faculty.

Find out more here.