Graça Machel SASOL Scholarships

Canon Collins Trust invites applications from Mozambican women for the Graça Machel scholarships for Master’s study in South Africa in 2016.

These scholarships are funded by SASOL.  In 2016 SASOL will support make awards under the following priority areas: 

  1. Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics subjects
  2. Petroleum/Drilling Engineering
  3. Reservoir Engineering
  4. Civil/Mechanical Engineering

The Graça Machel SASOL scholarships include:

  • Tuition fees paid in full
  • A stipend to cover living expenses
  • Medical insurance for scholars studying in South Africa
  • A travel allowance to cover the cost of flights

Are you eligible?

To apply for a scholarship under this programme you must be:

  • Female
  • A national of and normally resident in Mozambique
  • Seeking to study at Master’s level in one of the subjects named above.
  • In possession of a good first degree (minimum second class, upper division or equivalent) or about to graduate in the year of application
  • Studying or applying to study at a South African university

Application process

Please read the PDF iconguidelines carefully before applying. To apply you can PDF icondownload the application form here. Please save a copy of the form on your computer before filling it in. All applicants are required to send the following supporting documentation:

  • Copy of degree certificates, if available
  • Certified academic transcripts
  • Reference letters from two referees
  • ID document (passport, birth certificate or driver’s license)

You may also need to submit two recent payslips, if currently employed

The form and all supporting documentation must be emailed to

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