GRASAG-UCC Research Grant, 2016 - Call for Applications

NEW: The GRASAG-UCC Research Grant is established to provide small financial aid to qualified second year postgraduate students, who are undertaking research (i.e. thesis or dissertation) to enable them to produce high quality research output.  The GRASAG Research Grant is funded by the Samuel & Emelia Brew-Butler GRASAG Research Fund, UCC.

Specifically, the goal of the grant is to:

  • Support students to collect research data and complete their theses/dissertations on time.
  • Support students to analyse, edit and print their research work
  • Support students to publish their theses/dissertations in recognised local and international journals

An award of up to GHS 4,000 will be made to each successful applicant depending on available funds. The number of successful applicants to be awarded annually will be determined by the Board of Trustees based on the quality of applications received. Qualified applicants shall enjoy the grant ONLY once. Completed applications (hardcopy) for The GRASAG-UCC Research Grant must be received at the Resource Centre of GRASAG UCC (2nd floor of the Valco Trust Fund Graduate Hostel) on or before Friday, 16thDecember, 2016. Awards will be considered and outcome made known in MARCH, 2017.

For ELIGIBILITY and APPLICATION download the attached files: