The Konstantin Sofianos Scholarship 2022 essay topic has been released

21 Oct 2021
21 Oct 2021

Submissions are now open and the essay topic has been posted online. You can access the guidelines for applying, as well as this year’s topic at .

Submission deadline: 20 January 2022. Please allow yourself enough time for reading and preparing your essay.

The Konstantin Sofianos Scholarship applications are open to all students who have been accepted to the 2022 English Honours programme at the University of Cape Town (UCT).

The scholarship amount currently stands at R30,000 (ZAR). Selection of the scholarship winner is decided on the strength of a literary essay written by applicants – and not on the basis of other determiners, like prior academic record or financial background.