NSFAS: Bursary/ Scholarship Programme 2017

To all 2017 first year studentsAll students who will register at public universities / TVET colleges for the first time in 2017 and need financial support can now apply directly to NSFAS for financial assistance. Applications will remain open between 01 August 2016 and 30 November 2016.

To all current university/ TVET college students already funded by NSFAS

NSFAS is in a process to receive all your information and details from the university/college where you are currently enrolled. You will be automatically migrated to the student-centred model, and will be notified by SMS/post once NSFAS has received and registered your details.

To all current university/TVET college students, who are not funded by NSFAS, but intend to apply for NSFAS assistance for the 2017 academic year

All the above mentioned students – including those who were previously on a government funded bursary programme not offered by NSFAS – can apply for NSFAS financial assistance for the 2017 academic year from 01 September 2016 to 30 November 2016.

To apply on the NSFAS website, you will be required to register first to create your personal online account, and then proceed to fill and submit the application form online. You may need about 30 minutes to complete this online process, and must also have scanned copies of the following required attachments:

  • Matric Certificate
  • Identity Document/Birth Certificate
  • Last Academic Results
  • Proof of parents income (If parent/s employed)
  • Death Certificate/s (If parent/s deceased)
  • Doctor’s Certificate (If permanently disabled)

How To Apply

Apply Online for the NSFAS: Scholarship Programme

Motsepe Foundation Bursary South Africa 2017

ABOUT THE BURSARY

Bursaries will be awarded to within fields related to:

  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Mathematics
  • Medical Studies
  • Sciences
  • Technology & Business Studies

Students in the following fields are also encouraged to apply:

  • Arts
  • Agriculture
  • Law

 

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen
  • Proven financial need
  • Achieved a minimum average of 70% in Matric (excluding Life Orientation)
  • Studying (or intend on studying) in one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Excellent academic results

 

HOW TO APPLY

Download and complete the Motsepe Foundation Bursary Application Form (doc format), or theMotsepe Foundation Bursary Application Form (pdf format).
Please include the following items in your application pack:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies)
  • Matric mid-year results if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • University acceptance letter
  • Matric certificate if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record if currently at tertiary institution (certified copy)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips/ employment letter/ SASSA grant letter/ affidavit for informal traders/ death certificate if deceased etc – more detail can be found on the application form)

Complete application forms and supporting documentation must be submitted via email to:bursaries@motsepefoundation

CONTACT

For any bursary queries, please contact
The Motsepe Foundation
Tel: 011 324 1500

Group Five: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2017

Closing Date: 10 January 2017

Quantity Surveying Bursary / Scholarship

  • Quantity Surveying students completing their 2nd year of study in (2016), and who will be entering into their 3rd year of study for 2017
  •  Students who are passionate about construction and would like to gain experience while studying towards your degree

Apply Online for the Group Five Quantity Surveying Bursary / Scholarship Programme

Construction Management Bursary / Scholarship

  • Construction Management Students who are currently completing their 2nd year of study (2016), and who will be entering into their 3rd year of study in 2017
  •  Students who are passionate about construction and would like to gain experience while studying towards your degree

Apply Online for the Group Five Construction Management Bursary / Scholarship Programme

Electrical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship

  • Electrical Engineering Students who are currently completing their 1st year (S2) for 2016, and who will be entering into their 2nd year for 2017
  • Students who are passionate about Electrical Engineering and would like to gain experience while studying towards your degree

Apply Online for the Group Five Electrical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Programme

Mechanical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Apply Online for the Group Five Mechanical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Programme
Mechanical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship

  • Mechanical Engineering Students who are currently completing their 1st year (S2) in 2016, and who will be entering into their 2nd year of study in 2017
  •  Students who are passionate about Mechanical Engineering and would like to gain experience while studying towards your degree

Apply Online for the Group Five Mechanical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Programme

Civil Engineering Quantity Surveying Bursary / Scholarship

  • Quantity Surveying Students who are currently completing their 1st year (2016), and who will be entering into their 2nd year of study in 2017
  •  Students who are passionate about Quantity Surveying and would like to gain experience while studying towards your degree

Apply Online for the Group Five Quantity Surveying Bursary / Scholarship Programme

Civil Engineering Bursary / Scholarship

  • Civil Engineering Students who are currently completing their 1st year of study (2016), and who will be entering into their 2nd year of study in 2017
  • Students who are passionate about engineering and would like to gain experience while studying towards your degree

Apply Online for the Group Five Civil Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Programme