Call for Research Proposals

The Office of Vice President for Research and Community Service hereby announces the 2016/17 annual call for research proposals for possible funding. The research proposal:
1. should be in line with the research proposal submission format and guidelines of the university;
2. need to address a national, regional and local priorities;
3. should be multi-disciplinary, extending across more than two college/department/institute/school;
4. should incorporate at least three sub-theme/research components addressing different aspects of a common problem;
5. should involve a minimum of two academic staff in one sub-theme;
6. should have components that address the dissemination of outcomes of the research;
7. should incorporate Master and/or PhD students, and junior staff
8. should incorporate female academicians.
9. should be inclusive of stakeholders, industry and end-users in the team and;
*Female academicians are highly encouraged.
Please apply here and submit three hard copies to the respective College/Faculty/Schools Research and Publication Coordinator.
CALL OPENS: 10 JANUARY 2016, Time 8am DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 8 APRIL 2016, Time 5pm