This is a great opportunity for U.S. Biomedical Engineering (BME) students and post-docs to apply for a Whitaker grant and be fully funded do spend one-two years in our Division of Biomedical Engineering working on a BME related project.
This programme supports the education of poor South Africans. The call for 2016 bursaries is open. Application deadline is 31 Aug 2015. Please apply online.
The South African National Research Foundation (NRF) opened the call for 2016 Free-standing, Scarce Skills and Innovation Postdoctoral Fellowships.
Kevin Sack has received the South African Association for the Advancement of Science S2A3 medal for 2014.