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Research Grant


Call for Applications:


PainSA Research Grant


The PainSA Research Grant provides financial support for members of PainSA registered at a South African University for a postgraduate research degree, and whose research is directly related to the field of pain. A single grant up to the value of R80 000 will be awarded on an annual basis to cover registration fees and direct research costs. PainSA reserves the right to NOT award a grant should it feel it does not have appropriate applicants.


Eligibility: The PainSA Research Grant is for members of PainSA undertaking full-time or part-time study towards a Master’s level or PhD degree directly relevant to the field of pain. Applicants must be members of the society in good standing.


Deadlines: The submission period is from 1 September to 31 October, with recipients informed by 16 December of the same year.


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