Standard Bank launched the 150 Bursary Fund to provide full-cost sponsorships to tertiary students. The bursary is designed to promote academic excellence and shape the next generation of African talent and African leaders within South Africa and the continent at large.
The Absa bursary provides top performers with financial support enabling them to complete their education. Applicants have the potential to be employed by Absa once they receive their degree qualification.
The Santam bursary is for students who will be in their second, third or final year of undergraduate studies. It is also for students who will be doing an Honours degree next year in the study programmes listed below.
Postgraduate Diploma, Bachelor’s degree, Honours degree in
• Insurance / Risk Management / Law
• Mathematics / Statistics
• Finance / Accounting / Economics
• Chemical / Civil Engineering
• Computer Science / Information Technology
The Upstream Training Trust is a non-profit organisation which aims to provide specialised human skills to contribute towards the search for oil and gas. The bursary awarded is to the maximum value of R65 000.
It is open to students studying in the following fields:
The Motsepe Foundation was established in 1999 by Patrice Motsepe and Dr Precious Moloi-Motsepe. The mission of the foundation is to improve the lives of marginalised communities in South Africa. The Motsepe Foundation Bursary is open to students studying degrees in Sciences, Engineering / Entrepreneurship, Technology, Mathematics, Business Studies, Medical Studies, Law, Art and Agriculture.
Teaching is the cornerstone of development and growth within a country, it is for this reason that there remains a growing demand for qualified teachers in South Africa. This growing demand is not without problems, as the education system continues to be riddled with complexities relating to the quality and accessibilty of education.
The Department of Education has put measures in place in order to help meet the growing demand for qualified teachers, however, this demand is not met by an adequate supply of teachers.
The CSIR has a bursary opportunity in the Synthetic Biology and Precision Medicine Centre within the Next Generation Health cluster. The purpose of the bursary is to provide student with financial assistance towards their Doctoral studies.