Monday, 10 May 2021
Wellcome Trust new funding opportunity – Monday 12th April 2.30 SAST

The way Wellcome funds is changing to support our new strategy. We’ll support discovery research in any discipline through a simplified set of funding schemes. The new schemes are designed to give researchers across career stages more freedom, time and resource to pursue their ideas and build a better research culture. 

Join this webinar to hear more about our new schemes from Alyson Fox, Director of Research Funding and Michael Dunn, Director of Discovery Research.

Publication Date:
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 10:45
Start-up Emerging Researcher Awards (SERA)

Call for Applications
Faculty of Health Sciences Research Committee (FRC)
Start-up Emerging Researcher Awards (SERA)
Deadline for Submission: 29 April 2021

Publication Date:
Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 12:45
Six outstanding UCT scientists recognised by the SAMRC

The South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) has recognised six researchers and scientists from the University of Cape Town (UCT) at the 7th SAMRC Scientific Merit Awards ceremony.

Publication Date:
Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 14:15
COVID-19 third surge: ‘Fraught with problems’

As a third wave of COVID-19 infections looms, the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Professor Marc Mendelson shared some lessons scientists learned during the second wave. He also sketched a picture of the anticipated third surge and offered some tips and advice on how to prepare.

Publication Date:
Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 11:45