AMSOL 2018 Bursary Programme
AMSOL will be awarding a number of bursaries in 2018 and is inviting
un-bonded students who will be studying at University or Universities of
Technology in 2018 to apply for bursaries in the following disciplines:
• MARINE ENGINEERING
• MARITIME STUDIES
• ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (Students from 2nd year upwards in 2018)
• OCEANOGRAPHY OR CLIMATOLOGY (2018 post-graduate studies – Honours or Masters Level)
Closing Date for All Applications: 28 September 2017
DAFF Bursaries for 2018 – Undergraduate & Postgraduate
The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) intends to award comprehensive bursaries to qualifying applicants pursuing and/or intending to further their studies in critical scarce skills in the agricultural, forestry and fisheries sectors for the 2018 academic year. The bursary will cover tuition, accommodation, books, meals and monthly allowance. The bursary awards target the previously disadvantaged and impoverished persons from poverty-stricken and rural communities. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Closing Date for All Applications: 30 September 2017
DOWNLOAD UNDERGRADUATE APPLICATION
DOWNLOAD POSTGRADUATE APPLICATION
Maritime Road Map Implementation - Report on Sector Coordination
The report on the sector coordination component of the implementation phase of the Research, Innovation and Knowledge Management Road Map for the South African Maritime Sector can be downloaded via the button below.DOWNLOAD ROADMAP
10th International Abalone Symposium
In 2018, the International Abalone Symposium returns after 15 years back to China – center of the world’s largest abalone aquaculture area. As we all know, about 90% of the world’s abalone in 2016 was produced in China, in which about 80% of the abalones were from Fujian Province, where Xiamen City is located. The IAS 2018 programs will follow the tradition and focus on the fisheries management, physiology and ecology, aquaculture technology, processing and marketing. All programs have been developed to facilitate and promote communication through social events, abalone festival, exhibitions, workshops, plenary speeches, oral presentations in theme sessions, and poster presentation sessions.
- Status: Symposium: 8 - 12 May 2018
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SA Agulhas II Research Cruise
The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) invites scientists and students to participate in a research cruise onboard the SA Agulhas II in October-November 2017. For further details on how to apply, please download the invite below.
Closing Date: 15 September 2017
Applications now open for MSc degree in Applied Ocean Sciences (UCT)
The MSc degree in Applied Ocean Sciences aims to produce marine professionals with a strong academic foundation who are knowledgeable about the major topics in interdisciplinary ocean sciences. Applications are now open for the 2018 academic year.
Closing Date for Applications: 31st October 2017
NRF Joint Call for Proposals on Marine Science and Space 2018
In line with the Science and Technology Agreement that was signed in January 2017 between South Africa and Belgium, the South African National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Belgian Federal Science Policy Office (BELSPO) agreed to launch the first joint call for supporting joint networking research activities between South African and Belgian young and emerging researchers.
- Status: Closing Date: 31 August 2017
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MA-RE SANCOR Seminars – book your presentation slot
This is a great platform to network and share your latest marine and coastal research findings. Speaker slots available on Mondays at 1pm.
- To book a slot, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
RHODES - SHOURT COURSE: Certificate in Integrated Coastal Management
This is a 5-day certificate course, aligned with the Rhodes Business School’s MBA programme.
- Status: Download document for more information.
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