Apply

The call for applications for the second SA-YSSP will extend from 1 July - 3 August  2014. For further details please visit the National Research Foundation website.

Eligibility

Applicants should be from

(a) South Africa,

(b) the Southern African Development Community (SADC), or

(c) IIASA member countries.

Option (a) refers to participants registered at a public South African institution, irrespective of their nationality; option (b) refers to participants registered at an institution in a SADC country other than South Africa, irrespective of their nationality; and option (c) refers to participants registered at an institution in an IIASA member country other than South Africa, irrespective of their nationality, as well as to participants being a national of an IIASA member country other than South Africa, irrespective of the country of their registration.

To be eligible for the SA-YSSP, applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Current registration for a doctoral program.
  • Ability to work independently and to interact with other scientists.
  • Fluency in English and ability to communicate in a scientific environment.
  • Willingness to participate in a range of interdisciplinary scientific activities.
  • Commitment to completing the SA-YSSP research by submitting a resultant manuscript to an international scientific journal.


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