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Fogarty PhD Fellowships at UCT in South Africa, 2019

The University of Cape Town (UCT) is happy to announce two PhD fellowship opportunities in Basic and Clinical Science. This fellowship is available for Clinical as well as Non-Clinical researchers.

Course Level: Fellowships are available to study PhD programme.

Eligible Countries: This fellowship is available for international students.

Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

University of Cape Town is now advertising two Fogarty PhD fellowship opportunities:

  • One Basic Scientist PhD fellowship.

The applicant should:

  • Hold an appropriate Masters’ degree or be completing this in 2018.
  • Propose a project in the field of HIV-associated TB or HIV-TB co-infection.
  • Have the support of the applicant’s planned PhD supervisor(s).
  • Provide evidence in the application that there is co-funding within the research group to enable the successful completion of the research.
  • Plan to conduct the research in a UCT laboratory. Non-clinician researchers in the fields of epidemiology or biostastics are also eligible to apply for this fellowship.
  • One Clinician Scientist PhD fellowship.

The applicant should:

  • Hold an MBChB degree.
  • Propose a project in the field of HIV-associated TB or HIV-TB co-infection.
  • Have the support of the applicant’s planned PhD supervisor(s).
  • Provide evidence in the application that there is co-funding within the research group to enable the successful completion of the research.
  • Describe the plans to obtain additional stipend support beyond 2 years.
  • Plan to conduct the research within a UCT research group.

Method of Application: To apply, please contact Kathryn Wood via e-mail for the application form.

Scholarship Link

Scholarship Application Deadline: September 21, 2018