By | July 14, 2017

Guy Butler Research Award 2018 | Rhodes University.

Rhodes University invites all students with a strong academic record (grades 70% and above) who intend pursuing full-time Postgraduate studies in 2018, to apply for the Guy Butler Research Award.
Closing date: 2 October 2017
Guy Butler Research Award Advert 2017
Guy Butler Application Form
Honours, Masters or PhD : Applicants must pursue research in one of the following fields:
English Language, English Literature, English-in-Education, South African English Drama, South African Journalism in English, Cultural studies focusing on English-related topics in Southern Africa and research in the area of English bilingualism, English as an additional language.
Period: Initially for one year, but renewable depending on satisfactory progress for a further year at Masters level and two years at Doctoral level.
Tenable: Full-time attendance and registration at Rhodes University (Departments of English, English Languages and Linguistics and ISEA).
Value of awards:
Honours:  R45 000
Masters:   R60 000
Doctoral:   R80 000
Application procedure:
Submit a covering motivation letter with the application form, including information regarding proposed studies, a detailed academic CV (including email contact details of three academic referees) and a full academic transcript.
The completed application form needs to be emailed back to or handed in at the office at Room 206, Main Admin Building, Rhodes University on or before the closing date.