Allan Gray: Bursaries in South Africa

Allan Gray: Bursaries in South Africa

Requirements for Grade 12 Students (Deadline is 12 May )

  • Citizens of South Africa
  • Belief in the future of your country
  • An ambassador of the Foundation’s intended profile (refer to General Selection Criteria above)
  • Intention to study for a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Engineering, Law or Humanities (majoring in Politics, Philosophy, or Economics) degree at WITS, UJ, UCT, NMMU, Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch or UP
  • Level 5 in Pure Mathematics for Grade 11 results
  • Level 6 average for Grade 11 results (excluding Life Orientation)
  • Completion of the National Benchmark Test by 30 September
  • You cannot be older than 21 years of age in the year of your application

Requirements for 1st Year University Students (Deadline is 17 August )

  • Citizens of South Africa
  • Belief in the future of your country
  • An ambassador of the Foundation’s intended profile (see General Selection Criteria above)
  • Studying towards a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Humanities (majoring Politics, Philosophy or Economics),  Engineering or Law
  • Studying at the following universities WITS, UJ, UCT,NMMU, Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch, TSiBA, UFS or UP
  • Minimum average of 65% for your 2016 mid-year (June) exam results
  • You cannot be older than 22 years of age in the year of your application

Bursary Awards

  • Full cost of university tuition
  • Full cost of university accommodation plus meal, book and tutor allowances.
  • A monthly living stipend
  • Academic support and access to an Entrepreneurial and Personal Development Programme
  • Mentorship, both from individually assigned Foundation employed staff, as well as business Mentors
  • Access to potential post graduate funding
  • No postgraduate contractual obligations

With the Foundation’s firm belief that a solid education is the starting point for any entrepreneurial journey, the Fellowship opportunity provides Candidate Fellows access to a community of likeminded individuals, exposure to thought leaders, mentorship, entrepreneurial mind-set development and full university funding.
How to apply
Click here to download application form and relevant techniques for the applications are attached on the Bursary Application form.