The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) is offering bursaries for the 2014 academic year to students interested in pursuing a career in SANSA related fields and who aim to study full time towards a post graduate university degree in:

  • Systems Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Information technology
  • Maths, Physics and Computer Science
  • Space related studies
  • Space Science
  • Earth Systems Science
  • Remote Sensing
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Satellite Engineering

The main criteria is academic merit. Applicants should be able to indicate a project and supervisor within the above mentioned fields when applying. University transcripts and project titles are compulsory for the application.
Applications are open to young South African citizens who have demonstrated academic potential, an interest in the above fields and a desire to contribute to the South African Space Landscape.
SANSA bursary values are as follows:

  • Hons – R45 000
  • Masters – R88 000
  • PhD – R110 000

Terms and Conditions apply. Application form is available on our website at
For enquiries please email [email protected] with SANSA 2014 Bursaries in the subject.
Closing Date: 23 August 2013