Special awards and achievements of individual researchers
Prof Felicite Fairer-Wessels
Received a Research Output Award for 2005 in the category Lecturer in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences.
Prof Anneli Douglas
Received a NRF C3 rating in 2019.
Received a bursary from UP’s Research and Developing programme in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Received a scarce skills bursary from the NRF to complete her doctoral degree in 2006.
Dr Elizabeth du Preez
Received a NRF Y2 rating in 2020.
Received a bursary from UP’s Research and Developing programme in 2018 and 2019.
Received a bursary from the NRF to complete her doctoral degree in 2012 and 2013.
Best paper award: Kruger, E.A. & Heath, E.T. 2012. Critical success factors for leveraging mega-events as an element of tourism destination competitiveness: a case study from the 2010 FIFA World Cup™. Tourism and Events: Impacts and Opportunities Conference, Belfast, 20 – 22 June.