Course(s) Offered: Languages (Linguistics)
Course Level: Honours, Masters, PhD
Provider: University of Cape Town
Country to Study in: South Africa
This is a Call for the Scholarships for Postgraduate studies at University of Cape Town for the study of Languages.
The University of Cape Town is pleased to offer the Lestrade Scholarship for the Study of Languages.
Applications are invited from the students who will register full time study at University of Cape Town for the study of Languages from the linguistics rather than the literary aspect.
Applicants must register for full time studies at University of Cape Town for the study of Languages. The study of Languages from the linguistics rather than the literary aspect is strongly preferred.
Preference will be given to students who are conducting Linguistic study of the indigenous languages of Africa
Citizen of ANY country
School of languages and literature, Faculty of Humanities, University of Cape Town; Cape Town, South Africa
Fields of study
Honours, Masters, or PhD level study of the discipline of Languages (Linguistics aspect)
Number of awards
Not specified by provider
This will cover the duration of student's study
Not specified. Please inquire from provider
Method of Application
Interested applicants will need to fill in correctly a scholarship application form. The application form can be obtained from the postgraduate funding office and from the administrative office in the school of languages and literature’s in the faculty of Humanities.
Students requiring a renewal for lestrade Scholarship should clearly mark as the renewal in the space provided on the application form and to attach a progress report.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply to this scholarship award
The scholarship application deadline is 28 February 2011
It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that their applications are received in a timely manner. All applications that arrive after the deadline date will not be accepted.
The University of Cape Town (UCT) is a public research university located in Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa. UCT was founded in 1829 as the South African College, and is the oldest university in South Africa and the second oldest extant university in Africa.
UCT is the highest-ranked African university in the QS World University Rankings, the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and the Academic Ranking of World Universities, and its Law and Commerce Faculties are consistently placed among the hundred best internationally.
Application Deadline: 28 February 2011
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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