This bursary programme provides for the support of South African students to study at an accredited South African tertiary institution up to an undergraduate level depending on the duration of the qualification.
In order to be eligible for these bursaries, the following selection criteria apply:
Must be a South African Citizen between the ages of 17 – 25.
Have a Senior Certificate with a minimum of a “C” aggregate or equivalent. Preference will be given to students with Mathematics, Science and Accounting, Business studies.
Tertiary students applying for the Bursary program for the first time or continuing must have maintained a total of at least 65% during the current study year.
Be registered at an accredited institution.
Applicants must be studying towards the following identified scarce occupations in South Africa (Engineering, Finance, Sales & Marketing, Information Technology, Human Resources and Supply Chain Management, Food Technology)
To be considered for the bursary, all sections on the application form must be completed and accompanied by:
The original tax invoice/ quotation, detailing the cost of the course.
The original tax invoice/quotation from the bookshop for books.
Proof of registration at the specified institution.
Correct banking details for the institution on institution’s letter head.
A copy of the South African ID
A copy of the latest academic results
If the applicant received a bursary for the previous year, A full transcript of the results is required to be submitted. Please note that students should not wait for the bursary before they register. Applicants should make registration payment and they will be reimbursed on acceptance to the Bursary scheme.
How to apply
Applications close on 30 September 2016. Click here to apply online
Late applications will not be considered. If you have not received any correspondence by the 15th of December 2016, please regard your application as having been unsuccessful.