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Bursaries Closing in November

Bursaries Closing in November

Please note that the following bursaries will be closing within November .
Below you will find a link to each bursary with further information such as: eligibility requirements, details on how to apply, application forms where available or details on how to obtain an application form, supporting documents required, closing dates and contact details of the bursary holder if you have any further queries.
Please note that bursaries are only applicable to South African citizens, who have either completed Matric or are currently in Matric. You will need to prove excellent academic results, as well as financial need in order to apply for a bursary.

And here are a list of bursaries that are open year round (no closing date)

Available bursaries for

Available bursaries for  – Bursaries are available for South African students all year round. This bursaries include both private an government sector companies helping to make students life easier. We have grouped the available bursaries for by bursary categories and by institutions. These means you can search for a bursary by its category or by the institution’s name. If you want available bursaries for as a law student, all you need to do is search the term “available bursaries for law ”. In case you want bursary for law but from a particular school, you can search for the “available bursaries for e.g unisa” assuming you want to offer law at Unisa. We have bursaries available for accounting, law, economics, social work, health or medically related programs, vocational programs etc.

Online Bursaries South Africa bursaries 2021 –

There are several online bursaries in South Africa. These bursaries are classified according to school or category.
For  a list of online bursaries in South Africa, see List of all Online bursaries in South Africa

Bursaries for Application forms. You can find a list of all 2021 bursary application forms by using the form below;

Bursaries for application forms
You can download the bursary application form, follow the instruction and then submit the forms for processing

Accounting Bursaries South Africa – bursaries 2021 –

Bursaries are available for accounting students who needs financial help to start or continue their accounting education. Accounting bursaries are very sort after and therefore students are advised to apply as early as possible
For a list of accounting  bursaries – See List of accounting bursaries 2021

Government Bursaries South Africa bursaries 2021 –

The government of South Africa issues out several bursaries through its numerous  departments and organizations to ease the financial burden on students. If you need financial assistance, we have taken our time to compile several government bursaries  2021 for interested parties. To start you bursary application, see a list of government bursaries – See List of Government Bursaries South Africa

Nursing Bursaries South Africa – Bursaries 2021

Nursing is one of the most important courses in South Africa unfortunately, it is a very expensive course. The good news is that there are several bursaries available for nursing and other health related health programs. To be successful in getting nursing bursary, you must apply early and follow or the instructions. To begin, start by looking all the nursing bursaries we have compiled. – See a list of nursing bursaries here
 

Unilever Service Training in Durban

Unilever Service Training in Durban

If you are in Durban and the surrounding areas and has a bachelor’s degree in the field of environmental health, you may be interested in trying Unilever Service Training, which was prepared for the public in the Durban area. Although the training program that is offered only lasts for one year, but if you run a training program with all your heart, then you can definitely feel the results of the training. In addition, because Unilever is one of the global companies, the quality of education offered must be very good and promising for your future life.
If you are interested in the training, then you need to meet several requirements below first before you apply for the training. The most important requirement is to send a copy of the certificate that certifies you as a degree or diploma in the field of environmental health. In addition to these requirements, you also have to have some basic capabilities such as the ability to work in a team, the ability to follow instructions from your supervisor or coordinator, as well as the strong interest to implement the Unilever Service Training program.
If you are interested in participating in the program that will be implemented by Unilever, then you can register yourself from the online system to register from the external sites. However, you need to make sure that you apply for the program from the link before the deadline, which is in February 6, 2015, or you will lose your chance. Since this kind of training program will certainly have a lot of participants and aka tone selection stage for anyone who meets the criteria and deserve to follow the Unilever Service Training program, you should be ready to compete for a position in the training program that will be implemented by Unilever.

Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund at NYADA

Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund at NYADA

The right for higher learning is to anybody, for that reason, there is Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship that is designed for young and brilliant student who live in a rural area with a need of financial assistance. In addition to it, this scholarship opportunity is only destined for students who have such plan to enroll at registered Public University and University of Technology for 2016 academic year. It means those students who enrolled from TVET colleges or FET colleges, your chances are closed. This scholarship will cover students’ study books, accommodations, and also tuition.
In the to gain more chance, you need to take one of as follows field of studies; Journalism, Logistic, ICT, Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Geology, Agriculture, Law, ICT, and Development Study. Some other qualifications appear, they are; (a) you must be a full-time student at one of the university above,(b) you are a high school student who intend to enroll to one of university above after you accomplish your National Senior Certificate, (c) you have to a citizen of SA whose ages are 14 to 35 years old, (d) you live in semi/rural area, and (e) you are a destitute student with parent income lower than R15 000 per month. To apply for Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship, you must hold a 70% average for your latest exam (NSC).
Click here to apply online
Related to you academic record, be sure that your result compatible with the APS (admission point score) of University and you need to actively participate in a certain community service nears you. Complete all of the documents which are needed to apply for Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship by or before its closing date on January 26th 2016. Just in case there some questions that you have on mind related to something technical about this scholarship, be sure to call 087 2300 161 within work hours.

Capsicum Bursary Scholarship Oppotunity

Capsicum Bursary Scholarship Oppotunity

Do you like cooking? Have a huge interest in culinary industry? Then, this is your chance to win a Capsicum bursary. By winning the bursary you can claim about R90 000 stipend to obtain thorough knowledge related to culinary industry through certain cooking academy. What do you think? Say that you attribute yourself as an ambitious chef, be sure to prove it through this opportunity. Nevertheless, what it takes to win a bursary from Capsicum? You need to win the cooking competition that is held by Capsicum, it is called as WataRecipe. Through this bursary, Capsicum shows its support for creative and aspiring chefs to show off their talent.
Anyway, this is way for you to join the competition. Capsicum bursary provokes potential chef to find creative and unique way to create a very distinctive recipe using watermelon as its main ingredient. There is not limitation on how the applicants should create this juicy and refreshing fruit. Not to mention, but it can be in form of salad, a part of certain dish, something like dessert and many others. To say it more simply, Capsicum challenges its applicants to break the boundaries about how to utilize watermelon as an ingredient of certain recipe. Once you’ve created and perfected your recipe, simply Click Here to fill in the form, then attach your recipe and a photo of yourself with your winning masterpiece, in order to enter.
Click Here to CAPSICUM BURSARY Page
Again, the recipe should be unique, more, it must be from your very own idea. Once you get some ideas to process watermelon as part of certain recipe you have on your mind, take the photograph of the watermelon in a form of delicious and unique dish and yours. Apply online, then self assure that you properly fill the form that is necessary for Capsicum bursary. Only those whose recipe win the competition will gain chance to be a part of this bursary opportunity. Speak for the competition, this one will be ended on December 15th 2015. Thus, if you intend to grab this bursary, you better find some unique idea to serve watermelon in different way.

Trudon Bursary Programme and Its Requirements

Trudon Bursary Programme and Its Requirements

Aiming to help students to solve financial barrier for education, Trudon, a SA company that commits to Employment Equity, offers young and talented students who are needy for financial support a Trudon bursary opportunity. This bursary opportunity, unfortunately, is not for first year students, but students in second or third year. Apart from becoming second and third year students, you need also to merit some requirements as a proof that you deserve to be awarded. Here are the requirements you should match; you are a citizen of SA and live permanently there, hold major academic average 60%, hold a grade 12, and you must be now the students of a certain University.
Applying for Trudon Bursary programme, your field of study must be; graphic design/digital media studies, publishing/multimedia/BIS information science, BSc computer science and informatics/mathematical science/information technology, and IT management/Bcom informatics. Note, this bursary opportunity is only for those who take previously mentioned major. In addition, this bursary put its preference for colored students (Indian or African descendant). The coverage of the bursary includes; book allowance, tuition and registration, and residence fees (if applicable). Apply yourself a bursary online before its closing date on October 31st 2015.
Apply Trudon Bursary
For those who are awarded by this bursary, once you graduated, you are obliged to work with Trudon for about twelve months. Also, you are not allowed on that time to accept work contract. As part of the bursary programme, there is in-service training, but it is not a part of this 12 months training. That’s all things about Trudon Bursary opportunity. Let it alone, if you consider yourself eligible for this bursary, ensure to apply. In addition, as there are some other obligations after you graduate, ensure you will not violate it. Further information, you can visit Trudon official page for bursary.

Department of Mineral Resource Bursary Scholarship Programme

Department of Mineral Resource Bursary Scholarship Programme

If you are a girl who looks for a bursary programme to support your education, this one may be what you need. DMR (The Department of Mineral Resource) offers a bursary programme only for girl and she should already graduate from Grade 12. Another things as considerations to apply for Department of Mineral Resources bursary, the field of study that you want to learn in your tertiary institution must be one from these following; Mine Surveying, Geology, Mine Engineering Field, Mechanical Engineering, Rock Blasting, Environmental Science, and other related-mining discipline.
Those are not the only things, the applicants should have eligibility toward these following; you are a citizen of SA, have a disadvantaged background (your chance will be widen if you reside in a rural area) a curious learner, complete Grade 12 with adequate pass rate in English (60%), Physical Science (75%), and Mathematics (75%). Finish with it, another thing which is necessary to apply for Department of Mineral Resources bursary, then it must be your Grade 12 certificate and certified copy of your ID as a proof that you really are the citizen of SA. Before you send your application you need first to download the application form of this bursary opportunity from The Department of Mineral and Bursary website under Scholarship Programme page.
Download Application Form for the Dept of Mineral Resources Bursary / Scholarship Programme
Once it is downloaded, complete it properly as your application will be considered as unsuccessful if there is something that you miss. Say that everything about this bursary programme is completed, send it afterward by or before its closing date which takes place on October 31st 2015. Suppose that you want to know more about Department of Mineral Resources bursary even more like where to send the application or many other essential things, take your time to visit their website right away. For your information, this bursary programme is a full-time bursary that is given annually for its graduates.

A Bursary Programme at SA National Space Agency

A Bursary Programme at SA National Space Agency

Education is one among some factors that is needed to achieve anyone’s future career. Do you think the same? However unfortunately, not all people can get proper education as this kind of thing is not cheap. Thus, SA National Space Agency with its bursary programme will help those who have huge interest toward science and love challenge to achieve their dream. This bursary opportunity is designed for those students of 2015 and 2016 academic year who apply from these following major; aeronautical engineering, climate change, aerospace engineering remote sensing, system engineering, mechanical engineering and other related area.
Another qualifications you should fit when applying a bursary from SA National Space Agency are; you must grab 65% average score, a resident of SA, have intention to apply for PhD/DTech. Masters,or Honours, you must pass the minimum requirement, and you need to name your interest toward certain major as there is particular project that will given to you. In addition, this bursary opportunity gives preference for disadvantage student. As you need to send your application online before or by its closing date on October 31 2015, there are some preparations ahead.
Click here to apply online
All of the certified document like current ID, academic result (June result), testimonial, and research proposal (in case you send a PhD or MSc application), you need to turn it into electronic format. Its size then, must be not larger than 2048 KB (2 MB) per each. Pay your attention also toward the file format that is allowed. For this bursary opportunity, then it must be in word file, pdf, and tif (when you upload image). At a time you already prepare all necessary things for SA National Space Agency bursary, you can apply it online. To remind you, there is application form that you should access before you start applying for this bursary, however, you only can access it once you become registered user. Have no idea? You can send your question to grants@sansa.org.za about this or another related issue.

Arup Bursary Programme

Arup Bursary Programme

Are you a student who aims for a bursary opportunity? This is your chance to participate for Arup bursary. If you have no idea, Arup is a firm that offers professional services in engineering, planning, designing, technical specialist and various others. As it speaks, Arup for each year will invite ten excellent students who have interest in engineering industry. In addition to it, this bursary programme can be only reached by potential students who are registered in tertiary institution around Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Durban. Those who attempt to experience bursary opportunity by Arup, they must apply for specific field of study related to engineering. Funza Lushaka Bursary.
To be precised, you must be a suitable student that is already enrolled to this following area, such as; mechanical, electrical, civil, and structural. Keep in mind, that Arup bursary only accepts the applicants from those majors. If you can’t afford it, then this bursary programme is not for you. Another competencies you better match, you need to prepare your recent academic record, a proof of citizenship or residency, and any relevant qualification or degree. After you complete all of the requirements, you can apply for the bursary online.
Click here to apply online
However, Arup for its bursary programe doesn’t specified the closing date as a limiter for its suitable bursars. So, it is hard to tell whether the opportunity is still opened or already closed. Worry free, suppose you put your interest toward this bursary opportunity, simply ask its official by sending queries related to its bursary programme through ataet.enquiries@arup.com, or else, another way you can take to dig more information about Arup bursary programme for 2016, just in case you expect for quick response, you can dial +27 11 218 7600 within their work hours. So, what are you waiting for? In most cases, the chance will be closed once they get their suitable applicants.

Apply Shoprite Bursary Scholarship Programme

Apply Shoprite Bursary Scholarship Programme

Do you have interest for these following areas; supply chain management/logistic, information technology, accounting (CA Stream), marketing, hospitality management/retail business, and pharmacy? Then you are allowed to apply for Shoprite bursary scholarship programme. However, you only are considered as a successful applicants once you passed the requirement of each category that you apply. To gain a bursary from chain management/logistic, you need to obtain; grade 12 with 70% average in the first semester, a bachelor of commerce (industrial engineering, logistic), a bachelor of science with about 60% average for operational research or pertinent area.
Meanwhile when it comes to information technology, the qualifications to apply this Shoprite bursary opportunity are; obtain average 70% with Grade 12 in first semester, and you hold a three year of relevant IT qualification in programming with 60% average or above. However, accounting (CA Stream) in case you want to apply for this, ensure you have; a grade 12 with 70% average in your first year or you attempt for BCompt/bachelor of accounting leads to CTA, grab 60% or above for a registered article course. For marketing bursary, apart from a 70% average and grade 12, you can apply for this bursary if you hold an 60% average or above in marketing (or relevant subject) when aiming for bachelors of commerce.
Apply Online for the Shoprite IT Bursary Opportunity
Apply Online for the Shoprite Logistics / Supply Chain Management Bursary Opportunity
Apply Online for the Shoprite Marketing Bursary Opportunity
Apply Online for the Shoprite Accounting Bursary Opportunity
Apply Online for the Shoprite  Bursary Opportunity
Apply Online for the Shoprite Retail Business / Hospitality Management Bursary Opportunity
When it comes to hospitality management/retail business, you must hold a national diploma in hospitality management or retail business/any pertinent qualification with average 60% or above, or else a grade 12 with 70% average (completed in first year). Finally for those who expect to apply for pharmacy bursary, if you are not hold average 70% with grade 12, then you must obtain a bachelor in pharmacy with 60% average or above to meet the qualification of this Shoprite bursary opportunity. Send your application for chosen bursary online before its closing date on December 11th 2015.

Media24 Bursay for Broadcasting and Journalism Majors

Media24 Bursay for Broadcasting and Journalism Majors

If you are a student and you want to get more experiences in your life, you better choose the best thing which will be good for your need. In this case, you can choose the best thing which will be attractive and advantageous for you to choose. When you are dealing with the study, you can choose the best things which will be suitable. One of them is the bursary program which is offered by the companies or institutions. Besides, there are also some individual parties who give the bursary for the college student for undergraduate or postgraduate. If you are looking for the best bursary program, the Media24 Bursary can be one of the best choices.
This Media24 Bursary is one of the bursaries which are designed for the postgraduate students. The bursary, again, is not the same thing with the scholarship. The difference can be seen in the aspect of the range for its coverage. In scholarship, the financial aid is just given to the students for the tuition fee. But, bursary will give the wider coverage. The bursary will give the coverage for tuition fee and also the things like books cost and also the accommodation, in the range of the cost which is determined by the universities and the bursary provider. Closing date 26 September 2015.
To apply, contact the universities below.
Rhodes University
Honours, PGDip in Journalism or BJourn
To apply go to www.ru.ac.za/admissiongateway/
Contact person: Dawn Long at d.long@ru.ac.za
If you are interested with this program, you can get the chance which will be very good for you. This is because the bursary is given for the journalism students. The students of journalism major can apply for this program by contacting the universities which are chosen, like the Stellenbosch University, North-West University: Potchefstroom Campus and Vaal Triangle Campus, the University of Witwatersrand and Rhodes University. This Media24 Bursary is a program which is conducted for two years period, making it to be really good for you to consider applying for this program.