Barratt Rotary Award – South Africa
Barratt Rotary Award: The Barratt Rotary Award is awarded twice annually by the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA) to young researchers from Africa (excluding South Africa) under the age of 35.
The successful applicant is expected to conduct research on a topic related to the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (Nepad).
The exact topic and the full research brief will be determined in conjunction with research staff at South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA).
The results of the research may be published in one of the Institute’s publications.
The award usually covers the following costs:
- Basic student accommodation in Johannesburg
- A weekly stipend
- Limited local travel
- A return economy class airticket to Johannesburg from the place of origin However, personal insurance and medical aid are the responsibility of the Fellow.The Fellow may be asked to address various branches of SAIIA and Rotary on topics related to the research being undertaken.