How To Apply For A Funza Lushaka Bursary

University can cost a lot of money, taking into consideration learning material, transport costs, accommodation and living expenses. If you plan to study for a qualification in Education the Funza Lushaka Bursary can take care of those expenses for you.

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University can cost a lot of money, taking into consideration learning material, transport costs, accommodation and living expenses. If you plan to study for a qualification in Education the Funza Lushaka Bursary can take care of those expenses for you. Here's how to apply.

The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme is a multi-year programme to promote teaching as a profession. Applications for The Funza Lushaka Bursary are open for 2021 funding.  All first time applicants must be 30 years or younger to apply for the Funza Lushaka Bursary. 

Prospective bursars must first gain admission at a higher education institution (HEI). The Financial Aid Office and/or the Faculty/School of Education at the HEI will have information on how to apply for the bursary. Distance education and part-time students are eligible for a bursary provided they are eligible in all other respects.

How To Apply:

  1. Open the e-Gov portal at https://www.eservices.gov.za/(link is external)
  2. Register by providing personal information
  3. Login to the system using user name and password created when registering
  4. On the e-Services Menu select Funza Lushaka Bursary Scheme
  5. Enter the OTP received on the preferred channel
  6. Accept the Terms and Conditions
  7. On the dashboard menu click on the 2021 application button
  8. Follow the steps to complete the required field with your information
  9. Accept the declaration to confirm the information captured

Click here to apply on the Education Department Website(link is external)

Applications from new applicants close: 28 February 2021

Apply now!

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