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NIHSS Funding

NIHSS-SAHUDA Doctoral Scholarships

The National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIHSS) invites applications from suitably qualified South African students to study full-time towards a humanities and social sciences doctoral degree at any of the participating South African public universities. The main objective of this programme is to promote, build and ...

NIHSS-CODESRIA Doctoral Scholarships

The NIHSS has partnered with the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) to develop the African Pathways Doctoral Scholarship Programme. The aim of the scholarship is in line with the mandates of the Institute and Council to promote and facilitate research in the humanities and social...

Catalytic Research Programme

The second profound way in which the NIHSS creates value is by dynamising the fields of research and teaching in the HSS through a range of Catalytic Research Projects and Humanities Hubs.

The NIHSS will establish Catalytic Research Projects and Humanities Hubs by 2020.