Three awards will be made to women who are currently involved in full-time postgraduate study or research leading to a master’s or doctoral degrees in an area where participation by women is traditionally low. These awards will recognise outstanding ability and potential in research.
– Quality and feasibility of the proposed plan of study or research and proposed time schedule. – A demonstrable need for the specialised knowledge and skills that she plans to acquire. – Academic and professional qualifications, including research publication record. – Candidate’s commitment to the advancement of women and girls in South Africa/Africa as demonstrated by her previous work and her proposed study or research.