2014 Bursaries: STANLIB Bursary Sponsorship Programme

Unknown-4The STANLIB Bursary Sponsorship Programme funds tertiary level education, allowing previously disadvantaged students the opportunity to study at any university in South Africa. The programme has been running since 2005, and has funded 42 students since inception. STANLIB offers a number of bursaries each year for students studying towards the following qualifications:



Closing Date: 31 October 2013

Fields of Study: Finance, Human Resources, Investment Management, Marketing and Communications, IT, Actuarial Science, Economics, and Operations

Who Should Apply:

Students who are currently in matric, first, second or third year or are completing their Honours degree may apply for these bursaries. People living with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

Click Here to download the application form.

For more information, please visit: http://www.stanlib.com/Careers/Pages/Bursaryprogramme.aspx.


Investec 2014 Bursaries – Apply now


imagesInvestec provides a diverse range of financial products and services to a niche client base in three principal markets, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Australia, as well as certain other geographies.

Investec is offering partial bursaries for the 2014 academic year to students who aim to study full time towards an undergraduate university degree in:

Deadline Date: 30 September 2013



Who Should Apply: 

  • All young SA citizens with academic potential who are in need of financial assistance
  • Pupils holding or working towards a matric exemption with a minimum of 60% in English and Mathematics (not Maths Literacy) and a 50% pass rate in all other subjects
  • Students who wrote matric (Grade 12) prior to 2008 should have a minimum of 60% in Maths (HG) and English (HG).

Courses of Study: 

These degrees represent fields of relevance to the financial services and other key industries. The main criteria for the selection of applications are financial need and academic potential.

  • Commerce (Economics, Business Economics, Accounting, Investments and Finance)
  • BCom Informatics
  • BSc Computer Science
  • BSc Information Technology
  • BIT-Bachelors of Information Technology
  • BIS-Bachelor of Information Science
  • Business Science
  • Science and Mathematics
  • Engineering
  • Commercial LLB

How to Apply

  • Download the application here.
  • Return the application form to Studietrust before 30 September 2013
  • Send the completed form, together with the required documents, to Studietrust, PO Box 29192, Melville, 2109. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted
  • Applications that are not 100% complete will not be considered. Please ensure that all the requested documents are attached

For more info, please visit - http://www.investec.co.za/about-investec/sustainability/people/people-south-africa/education-as-a-focus-area/tertiary-level/bursary.html