To apply for financial support, ALL of the following conditions must be met:
All applications need to be submitted by 16 April 2021
Thank you for your interest in the SOLTRAIN Student Project Support Scheme for postgraduate studies undertaken in the second half of 2021.
Students from all SOLTRAIN partner countries (Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe) are invited to apply for funding of up to 2 500 Euro.
All postgraduate studies that deal with topics of solar thermal energy are eligible for funding. However, submissions on the topics listed below will be given priority.
1. Potential analysis for solar thermal systems in the health sector:
2. Analysis of measurement data from selected systems from the SOLTRAIN project:
3. Any topics related to the use of solar thermal technologies for heating/drying/cooling in industrial applications.
4. Documentation and analysis of mass housing programmes with mandatory installation of solar water heaters (only Namibia and South Africa):
Please have a look at some of the completed projects that were funded by SOLTRAIN in 2020 (click to download in PDF format):