University of Stellenbosch Postgraduate Bursaries

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The Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology at Stellenbosch University is a large and dynamic department encompassing two distinctive but related disciplines, that of Sociology and Social Anthropology.

The Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology invites applications for bursaries and grants for its Postgraduate Studies.

Postgraduate studies in Sociology or Social Anthropology at Stellenbosch are creating a community of scholars who are critical, enthusiastic and supportive of each other.

Students experience their studies as demanding and also great fun.

The department aims to break new ground in social theoretical inquiry in South Africa, and have particular strengths in qualitative and quantitative research methods.

Bursaries and Grants for:

  • BA Honours in Sociology or Social Anthropology.

  • BA Honours or MA in Social Anthropology.

  • MA on issues relating to social movements, citizenship and human rights.
  • HON/MA on issues relating to land, housing and environmental politics in rural and urban contexts.

  • MA for research related to Afrikaans identity politics as expressed in popular culture and language.

  • MA for research related to local development interventions and contestations in the Dwars River Valley.

  • MA in Sociology.

  • For research related to land claims and land restitution in South or Southern Africa, in rural and/or urban contexts.
  • Urban Sociology: New Provincial Capitals in South Africa.

  • Social Protection/Social Assistance Grants.

  • Research grant- Armed Forces and Society.

  • Research grant- Sociology as Field and Career in South Africa.

  • Research grant Social Dimensions of Invasive Alien Species.
    Application Deadline; 31 October

    For More Information and Application, Please Visit;University of Stellenbosch Postgraduate Bursaries Website

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