The African Doctoral Academy (ADA) 2019 Summer School at Stellenbosch University, South Africa (Fully Funded)

Plazo de solicitud: 10 Ocotober 2018, 23:59 SACT.

The African Doctoral Academy (ADA) is privileged to offer a limited number of candidates, at the start of their Doctoral careers, the opportunity to attend the ADA Escuela de verano at Universidad Stellenbosch en enero 2019.

Al otorgar esta financiación, nuestro objetivo es brindar a los candidatos exitosos la oportunidad de asistir a una Escuela de Doctorado de la ADA y pasar un tiempo en una universidad de investigación de clase mundial, desarrollando su capacidad individual y su capacidad de recuperación para el futuro viaje. Este verano, la ADA ofrecerá cursos 19 durante tres semanas, que incluyen un curso preparatorio no obligatorio seguido de cursos de una semana de duración en Diseño de Investigación y Metodología (Cuantitativa y Cualitativa), Diseño de Investigación de Métodos Mixtos, así como cursos de técnicas analíticas y aplicaciones de software. (como SPSS, R y ATLAS.ti), preparación para un doctorado, redacción y publicación de artículos y capacitación en supervisión doctoral.

Elegibilidad:

ADA are once again privileged to offer full scholarships (fees, airfare and accommodation) to delegates across South Africa and Africa, as well as a select number awards for SU candidates based in Stellenbosch. Eligible candidates can be from any discipline and will be enrolled at their home institutions by February 2019 and have been enrolled for no more than 12 months by 1 February 2019.

  • If your application is dependent on the bursary, we suggest that you wait for the outcome before applying to avoid duplication.
  • Stellenbosch University registered candidates can apply via this stream – we include a field to indicate your affiliation with the university.
  • Se dará preferencia a los candidatos de África.

Los candidatos seleccionados recibirán lo siguiente como parte del programa:

  • Two, week-long courses at the ADA Summer School.
  • The option to attend a preparatory course (03 – 05 January), as well as a one day course (12 January).
  • Self-catering accommodation in Stellenbosch.*
  • Transporte para visitar el V&A Waterfront en Ciudad del Cabo el domingo 13 de enero.
  • Return Economy airfare to and from Cape Town International Airport, if applicable.**
  • Ground Transport to and from Cape Town International Airport.
  • We request that the candidate’s home institution sponsors the candidate’s daily subsistence allowance and visa fees if needed, as a token of good faith in support of their PhD candidate.

Proceso de solicitud:

  1. Applicants must complete el formulario en línea Presentar sus datos y solicitar participar en el programa. Esto incluye un campo con una motivación de palabras 300 sobre cómo la Escuela de verano beneficiaría su investigación y su seguimiento como candidato a doctorado.
  2. Applicants have to upload the following documents as part of the application process. No documents will be accepted by email. Please make use of the following naming convention: your surname.document_type.programme (for example smit.curriculumvitae.edp.doc).
Your application will not be considered as complete if complet you do not submit all the required documentation in full. In this case and you will be unable to submit the form if all documents are not uploaded
    1. ​A 300 word motivación on why you would benefit from the residency in general, and specifically how the workshops selected would assist and add to the successful completion of your degree (in line on the form)
    2. Curriculum vitae (Currículum)
    3. Brief description of your research (roughly 400 words)
    4. Un informe escrito de aprobación / árbitro.
      1. On your university letterhead & containing your supervisor’s signature by the current (home) supervisor or head of department to endorse the applicant’s application. This will indicate the home supervisor’s approval for the applicant to participate in the ADA’s Summer School and provide legitimacy of applicant’s intention.
      2. We will a​ward a bonus point during the evaluation process if your supervisor also states your case and your suitability for the programme, in addition to simply endorsing your application.
    5. Prueba de registro donde sea posible, de lo contrario se requiere una motivación por parte del supervisor de la casa, confirmando el registro antes de febrero 2019.

After a vigorous selection process, the results will be made available shortly afterwards the closing date with the intention being to allow candidates to arrange for their visas and leave to travel.

The ADA reserves the right not to make any selections for the programme if enough applications have not been received. We also reserve the right to rescind any scholarship awards made, including if the delegate is unable to commit to the programme’s full duration.

Candidates that have benefitted from African Doctoral Academy or other funding via Stellenbosch University International in the last 18 – 24 months will be placed on the B list of applications to ensure the equitable distribution of funds available.

Para más información:

Visit the Official Webpage of the African Doctoral Academy (ADA) 2019 Summer School

1 COMENTARIO

  1. Allow me to take the opportunity and apply for the doctoral class in faculty of Environmental Health “Hospital Waste Management”.
    It is to my pleasure to proceed further and do more research on this thesis after realize that the gap in correction and better management, still needed.

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