Undergraduates Bursary Scheme in SA


Undergraduates Bursary Scheme in South Africa

Applications are invited for South African Reserve Bank bursary scheme intended for undergraduate studies at a South African university on a full-time basis. South African citizens are eligible to apply for this bursary.

The purpose of the bursary scheme is to assist financially needy students who obtain good results in Matric/Grade 12 and who want to study in fields relevant to the Bank.

The studies that students intend to pursue shall have a bearing on, and be applicable to, the functions and activities of the Bank. (For more information on the Bank, visit the Bank’s website).

Scholarship Award:  The total number of students and related bursary costs will be reviewed annually.

Eligibility Criteria:

The following criteria is necessary in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Bursaries is for students who obtain 60 per cent in the June Matric/Grade 12 examinations. Final awarding of a Bank bursary is subject to a student’s final Matric/Grade 12 results and enrollment acceptance at a South African university.
  • Bursaries is for South African citizens only.
  • SA Citizen
  • Younger than 30 years old
  • Average pass mark of 70%

Method of Application:

The application form must be sent via e-mail and also by post.

Checklist of Documents/Items to Be along With Your Application Form:

  • A certified copy of your June (current year) matric results or certified copy of Matric results if completed before the current year.
  • Proof of acceptance at a recognized institution
  • An essay of 250 words to motivate your case.
  • A certified copy of your South African ID

Application Form

Scholarship Application Deadline: The closing date for submission of applications shall be September 30 of each year.

For more info, visit Scholarship Link

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