Postgraduate Scholarship for Science Grads (Master's, Doctorate &
Post-doctorate) in ARC Institutes, South Africa 2012
Postgraduate Bursaries for Science Grads (Master's, Doctorate &
: ARC Institutes
Master's, Doctorate & Post-doctorate
by:The Agricultural Research Council
07 September 2012
: Open to young Internationals Scholars
words: ARC, South Africa , Master,
Agricultural Research Council (ARC) is a Research and Development
Institution of excellence in South Africa, which operates within the
National System of Innovation.
its Professional Development Programme, the ARC intends to develop
capacity within candidates through exposure to research, development
methodologies and research management in an agricultural research
dynamic science graduates are invited to apply for a significant
number of bursary opportunities with the ARC.
successful, you will be based for the duration of your studies at
one of the ARC Institutes, depending on your discipline and mentor.
will work under mentorship on projects prescribed by the ARC, and
will be registered for Master’s, Doctorate or Post-doctorate
applicable, you may be expected to attend some courses at the
university concerned. This call is for studies that will commence in
be considered for a bursary, you should:
- Have a BTech/BSc
Honours, Masters or Doctorate in a discipline suitable for the areas
of research indicated in the table below
evidence of significant academic achievement in previous studies
- Seek a long-term career in agricultural research
able to appreciate diversity and facilitate change
excellent interpersonal skills and good professional conduct
proactively involved in your own career development
completely dedicated to the mentorship process
able to cope with pressure and to interact effectively in sensitive
Science ,Plant Physiology,Weed Science,Conventional Plant
Breeding,Conventional Plant Breeding,Horticulture,Post-Harvest and
Plant Pathology and Biochemistry ,Food Sciences
Protection: Biocontrol , Integrated Pest and disease Management).
Sciences and Engineering(GIS,Earth
Observation ,Soil and Water,Soil Surveying ,Agrometerology).
of Bacterial Disease ,Food Safety,Reproductive Physiology/ Animal
Science,Animal Breeding and Genetics ,Meat Sciences ,Animal
Nutrition, Range land and Pasture Science , Biotechnology,
Bioinformatics and Immunology,Molecular and Classical
Virology,Classical Parasitology and Entomology ).
Genomics in Plants and Animals ,Metagenomics,Proteomics and
Metabolomics,Bioinformatics ,Genome Engineering and Novel Crop
Development in Plants,Molecular Breeding in Plants, Molecular
Pathology in Plants and Animals ,Biofuels and Renewable Energy.
Extension,Agricultural Economics,Statistics, Mathematical
Statistics , Biometry )
should include a detailed statement of interest and a detailed CV
(including certified copies of certificates, academic records,
supporting documents, nationality and the details of 3 contactable
relevant documents should be forwarded to Ms Lorraine Molope at the
ARC-Central Office, PO Box 8783, Pretoria 0001, or hand delivered at
the reception at the ARC Building at 1134 Park Street, Hatfield or
faxed to (012) 430-5814.
can also be submitted electronically to Nebreska@arc.agric.za
closing date for applications is 7 September 2012.
Agricultural Research Council is an equal opportunity employer.
more Information, please visit:
informal enquiries, please contact:
- Email : Nebreska@arc.agric.za
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