Press Releases

2017 Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Awards – Professor Mark Solms

June 8th, 2018

The Trustees of the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust are pleased to announce the recipient of the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award for 2017: Professor Mark Solms of the University of Cape Town. Solms becomes the twentieth recipient of the Award since its inception and the eighth from UCT. Professor Solms is the Director of Neuropsychology in… Read more »

2016 Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Awards – Professor Lynn Morris and Professor Robert Millar

June 2nd, 2017

The Trustees of the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust are pleased to announce the recipients of the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Awards for 2016: Professor Lynn Morris of the National Institute for Communicable Diseases & the University of the Witwatersrand and Professor Robert Millar of the University of Pretoria. The Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Awards were initiated in… Read more »

2015 Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Awards – Professor Xolela Mangcu and Professor Brenda Wingfield

June 3rd, 2016

The Trustees of the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust are pleased to announce the recipients of the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Awards for 2015: Professor Xolela Mangcu of the University of Cape Town and Professor Brenda Wingfield of the University of Pretoria The Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Awards were initiated in 2001 to commemorate the Trust’s founder and all… Read more »

2014 Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award – Professor Helen Rees

June 5th, 2015

Top scientist at the University of the Witwatersrand receives the Oppenheimer Fellowship Fellowship The Board of the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust is pleased to announce the recipient of the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award for 2014: Professor Helen Rees of the University of the Witwatersrand. Rees becomes the fifteenth recipient of the Award since its inception and the… Read more »

2013 Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award – Professor Keertan Dheda

May 29th, 2014

Top scholar at the University of Cape Town receives the Oppenheimer Fellowship The Board of the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust is pleased to announce the recipient of the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award for 2013: Professor Keertan Dheda of the University of Cape Town. Dheda becomes the fourteenth recipient of the Award since its inception and the sixth from UCT…. Read more »

2012 Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award – Professor Robin Crewe

June 6th, 2013

Top Scholar at the University of Pretoria receives the Oppenheimer Fellowship The Board of the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust is pleased to announce the recipient of the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award for 2012: Professor Robin Crewe of the University of Pretoria (UP). Crewe becomes the thirteenth recipient of the Award since its inception and the… Read more »