Rhodes University in South Africa is accepting applications for the Mellon Creative Writing Scholarships in 2020. The course includes Sixteen weeks of intensive coursework followed by a closely supervised creative thesis written in either English, isiXhosa, Afrikaans, Kaaps or combinations of two languages.
Worth of Award
This Scholarship is worth R100 000
- The Mellon Scholarships are for 2020 full-time MACW applicants and are not available to part-time applicants.
- The scholarships are awarded to South African citizens who can prove a financial need and demonstrate creative writing ability. Equity considerations will also be taken into account.
- Your writing ability will be assessed from the writing portfolio that you send with your 2020 MACW application.
- No further documentation or motivation is required. The purpose of this form is to establish financial need.
How to Apply
Completed documentation to be returned to the Postgraduate Funding – Research Office electronically to the following email address: [email protected] (only), Main Admin Building: Contact Tel number: 046–603 8755
Deadline: Applications close on October 31, 2019.