Postgraduate Bursaries

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NWU Postgraduate Bursary Scheme

How do I apply?

Complete the online application form and submit with the required documents to your campus of registration. No faxes will be accepted. Bursary information for 2018 is available from August 2017.

Information Pamphlet

Carefully read the Instant Info for Honours students and Master's and Doctoral students. Make sure you understand the conditions for qualification before you apply.
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A   NWU Postgraduate Bursary

* All students from the second year of the degree must apply for a Progress Bursary.

B    NWU Postgraduate Academic Merit Bursary

 APPLICATION FORM:     Academic Merit**
**Students from other Universities: These students must apply annually on the prescribed application form. This bursary is automatically calculated for North-West University students only.
The NWU Postgraduate Bursary and Academic Merit Bursary are two separate bursaries.

Closing Dates

Honours Bursary:                           30 November 2017
Master's and Doctoral Bursaries:   31 March 2018
Academic Merit Bursaries:             31 March 2018

Bursary Enquiries

Send application forms and direct e-mail enquiries to your campus of registration:
Mafikeng Campus:     
Potchefstroom Campus: 
Vaal Triangle Campus:

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