The successful candidate has to return to South Africa for at least 5 years after completing his or her studies. Applications will open on Monday 2 January 2012 and close Friday 2 March 2012. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by the end of April 2012. These candidates will be interviewed in either Johannesburg or Cape Town and a final announcement made before the end of May 2012.
The scholarship is to the value of R350 000 per annum for a maximum of two years and is available to a South African citizen, for study outside South Africa in any discipline at the internationally recognized University of their choice for a Postgraduate degree. Excellence is the only criteria for selection.