Applications invited for 2013-14 South African-French Programme For Think-Tanks

Deadline- 15 March 2013

Countries/Region- South Africa

Applicants are invited to apply for The SAFe Think programme seeks to fund exceptional students wishing to undertake a Master’s degree at a French University, with the view of strengthening the connections between South African research institutes and their French counterparts.

The French government aims to facilitate the integration of South African research and policy-oriented institutions into French, European and francophone African scientific networks.

The duration of the grant is one year, once renewable should the student elect to continue with the Master 2 programme.


  • Bachelor’s or Honour’s degree (depending on academic year the candidate is enrolling for) in a discipline pertinent to the Master programme which they are applying for.
  • Applicants from all fields of human and social sciences will be considered.
  • No knowledge of French language required (depending on the study program applied for)

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