TATA Doctoral Scholarship for Astronomy Whizz

TATA Doctoral Scholarship for Astronomy Whizz Ms Sinehlanhla Precious Sikhosana received a TATA Doctoral Scholarship at the Department of Science and Technology (DST) South African Women in Science Awards in Polokwane last week. Sikhosana is one of three doctoral candidates to be awarded the honour for women working in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering

Zac Yacoob Scholarship Award for Aspiring Astrophysicist

Zac Yacoob Scholarship Award for Aspiring Astrophysicist Mr Dalian Sunder, a BSc Applied Mathematician and Physics graduate, received the Zac Yacoob Scholarship Award at this year’s annual Scholarship Awards ceremony. Youngest in his family, Mr Sunder recollects how his interest in outer-space blossomed to his passion for Maths and Physics during high school. At a

HIRAX telescope project is officially launched.

HIRAX telescope project is officially launched. The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the National Research Foundation (NRF) held a high profile launch for their groundbreaking HIRAX telescope today in Durban. The multimillion-rand telescope, launched by Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, will create cutting-edge South African science, stimulate