Harry Crossley Postdoctoral Research Fellowships at University Of Cape Town 2017

Applications are invited for the Harry Crossley Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellowships award of a limited number of Fellowships, available to South African and South African permanent Resident students at the University of Cape Town.

Scholarship Benefits: 

  • Harry Crossley Clinical Research Fellowships: Value: R200, 000 per award (one year of support).
  • Harry Crossley Postdoctoral Fellowships: Value: R200, 000 per award (one year of support).


Two types of award are available:

Harry Crossley Clinical Research Fellowships to support dedicated research time for early-career clinical, academic and research staff. The award will provide busy clinical researchers and health professionals attached to the Faculty of Health Sciences the time required to, for example, complete a PhD or deliver on an important research project. Ethics approval should be in place for the proposed research. In keeping with the Foundation’s philosophy of supporting researchers in the earlier stages of their career, applicants should be under 45 years of age; in cases where fellowships are intended to support PhD completion, a more flexible age ceiling may be applied.

How to Apply: Applications must be completed on the attached form and submitted electronically to: research.health@uct.ac.za by midnight on  4th May 2017.

Deadline: 4th May, 2017.

For more information, visit the official site.