Cecil Renaud Overseas Scholarship:Dr Cecil Renaud, a well-known Durban Philanthropist, established The Cecil Renaud Educational and Charitable Trust in 1988. Dr Renaud passed away on 3 June 1993 and bequeathed the residue of his estate to the Trust.
Shortly after the Trust became active, the trustees established the Overseas Scholarship.
granted annually to one or two students, is awarded for a maximum of two years for post-graduate study (Masters degree (or equivalent) or PhD) in the United Kingdom at a university of the student’s choicenbsp;
Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants for the Cecil Renaud Overseas Scholarship for postgraduate studies in UK for the 2022/2023 academic session offered to South African students.
The Overseas Scholarship is granted annually to students for a maximum of two years for postgraduate study (Masters degree (or equivalent) or PhD in the United Kingdom at a university of the student’s choice.
Scholarship Type: Full Funding
Host Institution(s): Higher education institutions in UK
Scholarship Worth: See Scholarship benefits (below)
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Postgraduate
Nationality: South Africans
To be considered for the Cecil Renaud Overseas Scholarship for South Africans 2023, interested applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Applicants must have attained or aim to achieve undergraduate or Honours degree.
- Applicants who will have a significant impact on their field of study, and the world.
- Applicants must have completed their secondary school and be under the age of 27 at the time of applying for the scholarship.
- Possession of a good track record in extracurricular activities and a drive to succeed and uplift South Africa.
How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the 2023 Cecil Renaud Overseas Scholarship are to complete an application form and submit same on or before the application deadline.
Application Deadline: 31st October 2022