Applicant Details





Research Grant
Conference Grant
MMed Award Grant


Research Grant


Recipients must:

  • be registered specifically for the MMed degree at a South African university
  • present a protocol of the proposed study with the application form
  • attach a brief breakdown of how the funds will be used

The grant may be used for:

  • performing investigations (blood tests, histology etc.) which are not included in the standard of care
  • patient food and travel costs
  • cost of translators
  • cost of research assistant

The grant may not be used for:

  • payment for statistical analysis
  • payment for data collection or data capture
  • any work that forms part of the research method and is expected to be carried out by the postgraduate

These grants are unconditional.

Applications for any of the above grants must be made online.
All applications must be typed; hand-written forms will be rejected.


I have read, understand and accept these conditions.

Conference Grant


This grant may be awarded in conjunction with funds procured by the postgraduate from other sources. Only attendees presenting oral (not poster) presentations will be eligible for this grant. An abstract of the paper must accompany the application form. The recipient may use the grant for any part of the cost incurred by attending the conference.

Applications for any of the above grants must be made online.
All applications must be typed; hand-written forms will be rejected.


I have read, understand and accept these conditions.

MMed Award Grant


Prizes for exceptional MMeds

This prize will only be awarded if:

  • The paper is the result of MMed Research
  • The MMed has already been examined and passed
  • The submission follows the conventional journal format, not exceeding 2 500 words

Applications for any of the above grants must be made online.
All applications must be typed; hand-written forms will be rejected.


I have read, understand and accept these conditions.