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5 July 2022
Call for Nominations: Research Recognition Awards 2022
It's almost that time of the year when we reflect on the achievements and milestones of UWC in Research and Innovation. This could not be possible without the contribution made by our academic staff, support staff and postgraduate students.

The DVC: Research and Innovation, therefore calls for nominations in the Research Recognition Awards 2022.


  • University of the Western Cape student or staff member 
  • Contributed in their nominated category from May 2021 - April 2022
Important date: 
Deadline for submission of nominations: 22 July 2022

Adjudication criteria:
  • Contribution to the advancement of research 
  • Contribution of the research to effect change
  • Contribution of the research results towards developing or improving products or services
Documents required as part of the nomination:
  • Half photo of nominated candidate (High Resolution)
  • Motivation letter as to why the nominated candidate is the best candidate (no more than 1 page)
  • Short biography of the nominated candidate (half a page)
Submission of nominations:
To be submitted online:


Dr Thabile Sokupa, 
Special Projects, Office of the DVC - Research and Innovation
Tel: (021) 959 3353