HSRC/USAF CEOs’ Awards
Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Universities South Africa (USAf), annually award and acknowledge scholars who have made an outstanding contribution to the social sciences and humanities through their research. To download the Concept document please click HERE PRIZE CATEGORIES Established Researcher category: R60 000 Mid-Career Researcher category : R40 000 Emerging… View Article

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Call for applications for internships for persons with disabilities

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Call for applications to host a graduate intern with a disability

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Social Science that makes a difference

With a service record of more than 50 years, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) is the largest dedicated research institute in Africa focusing on the social sciences and humanities.

What we do

Our Divisions & Centres

Our work finds expression through the following divisions and centres:

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Developmental, Capable and Ethical State

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Human and Social Capabilities

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Inclusive Economic Development

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Africa Institute of South Africa

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Centre for Science, Technology & Innovation Indicators

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Impact Centre

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Office of the CEO

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Deputy CEO: Research

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eResearch Knowledge Centre

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Office of the CFO

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GE Support Service

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Learning and Development

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Research Data

The HSRC Research Data Service provides a digital repository of the HSRC's research data in support of evidence-based human and social development.

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HSRC Repository

The HSRC Institutional Repository is an important tool that the HSRC utilises to preserve and disseminate its documents. Different types of publications including scholarly research outputs are collected, preserved and distributed in a digital format.

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Our Impact

Research funders are increasingly asking about real measurable benefits – which requires impact assessments of the interventions, programmes, projects and policies that emerge from funded research. There is thus increasing demand for monitoring, measurement, analysis, and reporting on impact.