Field of Study:
Application opens the end of September/October 2019
The Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund (SMSF) was established to provide financial support to youth to enable them to pursue quality education in an institution of higher learning with youth in rural areas as primary target.
The NYDA calls for applications for the Solomon Kalushi Mahlangu Post graduate Scholarship Fund for the 2020 academic year in the following fields of study:
• One year Postgraduate qualifications, excluding post graduate diplomas
• One year TVET Qualifications in the creative arts
Applications are limited to public institutions only
Applications close on 28 February 2020.
Central University of Technology, Durban University of Technology , Mangosuthu University of Technology, Nelson Mandela University, North-West University, Rhodes University, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, Tshwane University of Technology, University of Cape Town, University of Fort Hare, University of Johannesburg, University of KwaZulu-Natal, University of Mpumalanga, University of Pretoria, University of Stellenbosch, University of the Free State, University of the Witwatersrand, University of Venda
Students must be applying for admission to one of the public universities of South Africa as a 1st Year full time student;
High school learners (grade 12) who plan to attend one of the public universities after completion of the National Senior Certificate and plan to study in a scarce or critical skills field;
Must meet University Admission Points Score (APS) and achieve an average of 70% in the NSC exams;
Must be South African citizens between 14-35; Financial neediness: the combined household income must be less than R15000 a month.