Sasol is offering postgraduate bursaries for research in CSP (amongst many other research areas) for 2012. Here is more information about the bursaries.

Sasol Postgraduate Bursary Applications for 2012 are open!

Please forward this email to promising students in your department who are in need of postgraduate funding for 2012.

The deadline for applications is 28 February 2011.

Students can apply online at They should register on the website and fill in their details, indicating Application Type as Post Graduate.  Please have the student read through all the information available on the postgraduate webpage.  Applicants will need to use the information available on the website to come up with a research proposal (in consultation with you) before completing their application.

So, who should apply?  The rules are simple:

  1. Sasol Bursary Holders: check the end date on their current Sasol bursary contract.  If the end date on their contract indicates that they will not be paid a bursary for 2012, and they want a bursary for 2012, then they will need to apply by 28 February 2011.
  2. 4th year Engineering students, Science Honours students and 2nd year Masters students should take note:  they should apply now for 2012 studies.
  3. Anyone who is not currently a Sasol Bursary Holder is also welcome to apply, including students who are partway through a Postgraduate degree.

There is a centralised Postgraduate Coordinators email address:  Please send all your Sasol Postgraduate Bursary queries to this address.