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Doug Banks Renewable Energy Vision

We offer scholarships for post graduate studies, primarily Masters level, in renewable energy-focused studies.

About DBREV


The Doug Banks Renewable Energy Vision is a South African initiative aimed at building intellectual capital in the field of Renewable Energy.

We offer scholarships for post graduate studies, primarily Masters level, in renewable energy-focused studies. Our specific focus is on energy poverty and energy access.


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We prefer to fund students from the following undergraduate disciplines:


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Architecture

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Economics

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Engineering

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Policy

2020 Scholar Announced


We were impressed by the number of applicants showing passion and tenacity in their desire to make an impact on energy in Africa.

While it is just not possible for us to support more than one scholar every year, we would like to wish all of you who put time and effort into your applications the very best and would urge you to stay in touch and remain part of the DBREV community as we seek to build intellectual capital in a vital area of our society.


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2020

Dear DBREV community, It is with great pleasure that we are able to announce that Sakhil’umuzi Ngcongwane has been awarded the 2020 DBREV scholarship to further his studies in Renewable Energy. This […]

Applications are now closed


Thank you to all who spread the word into the undergraduate community of South Africa. It will be 2 years until we re-open applications for 2022. We look forward to enabling and empowering yet another bright young mind and spirit to be part of changing Africa’s energy future.


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