The postgraduate programme in Media and Social Belonging (funded by the Andrew W Mellon Foundation) in the School of Journalism and Media Studies at Rhodes University is now accepting applications for both study and scholarships.

  • Five Honours bursaries at R90 000 for one year of study
  • Four Masters bursaries at R100 000 for two years of study
  • Five Doctoral bursaries at R125 000 for three years of study

To apply, please send the following documents to Ettioné Ferreira at ammadmin@ru.ac.za by

Monday 12 November 2018:

  • Academic transcripts of degrees to date
  • Motivation letter for joining the programme

and the level you will be applying for.

  • An indication of whether you are applying for a bursary. Specify whether you are interested in joining the programme regardless of whether you will be awarded a bursary or not.
  • A recent piece of academic/research writing.
  • CV.
  • The formal Rhodes University application form available from http://www.ru.ac.za/postgraduategateway/

Please see the attached advertisement for more details: Mellon_Advert_2018