The DBREV Trustees are pleased to offer a scholarship towards a two year full time postgraduate degree in the field of Renewable Energy in Africa, to be taken up at a South African University starting in 2016. The aim of the DBREV Trust is to identify, support and mentor bright young people who have a desire to help solve the Energy Poverty challenges of Africa.
Students in the disciplines of engineering, built environment, technology, science, or law are invited to apply for the 2016 DBREV Scholarship.
A two year scholarship is available to study towards a postgraduate degree in Renewable Energy studies at a South African university from 2010 to an undergraduate or postgraduate student, preferably from an engineering, scientific or technical background. Applicants will need to convince the selection panel that they are a fitting candidate to carry forward the vision and passion of late Dr Doug Banks.
South African citizens or permanent residents may apply. Please note that funds will only be released once proof of successful registration for postgraduate studies at the relevant university is provided. Funding for the 2nd year of studies will be dependent on favourable progress during the 1st year.
If you have a desire to make a difference to Africa’s energy needs through Renewables;
If you are committed to using your skills in Africa to further the impact of renewable energy amongst disadvantaged urban and rural communities;
If you are a person of high integrity and energy, with a desire to champion the use of renewable energy in the energy sector within Africa;
If you are also a person who is prepared to mentor others following you
Deadline: Friday 18 September 2015
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