Postgraduate Scholarships for Africans

Canon Collins Trust provides scholarships to African students who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree (mainly Master’s degrees of one or two years) in South Africa.

Field(s) of study:

Any field of study.

Number of Awards:

Not specified.

Target group:

Students from South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Angola and Mozambique.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The scholarship funds both full-time and part-time study. The scholarships are not full scholarships, and you should note that the grants may cover books, but not computers and other equipment.


To qualify, you must have completed either a university degree or a three year post-matric diploma at a recognized training college or a B.Tech at a former technikon.

 Application instructions:

This scheme is currently closed for applications. The main application process for scholarships in South Africa opens in June and closes in August annually, for study the following year.  For the specific deadline, please check with the scholarship provider.

Deadline: around August (annually)

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