Bursaries for South African Students

Bursaries are a great way to get financially assisted to pursue your career. Qualifying students have a chance to get their studies funded to help them realise their dreams.

Welcome to Careerpage.co.za where you will get bursary information for the 2024 academic year. Be sure to make an application on or before the closing dates specified.

There are variety of bursaries on this page ranging from those that covers 1st year students to those covering PHD degrees. Select carefully the ones that you qualify for.

Ngodwana Energy Bursary 2024

The Ngodwana Energy Biomass Power Plant is inviting students to apply for their Ngodwana Energy Bursary programme, for the 2024 academic year.

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SAWISE Angus Scholarship 2024

The South African Women in Science and Engineering (SAWISE) will be awarding scholarships exclusively to young women who are currently in their 4th year of study at the tertiary level and are studying or wishing to study within the fields of science and engineering. The bursary is a partial scholarship that amounts to R15,000 per annum.

Read more about the SAWISE Angus Scholarship 2024

Hexagon Trust Bursary 2024

The Hexagon Trust offers bursaries for students whose interests are in the fields of Engineering, Commerce, and Science. These bursaries go to deserving students based on their financial need, academic performance, commitment to their studies, and their determination to develop their skills and reach their full potential.

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CCBSA Study Buddy Bursary 2024

Application requirements

  • Must pass grade 12 with bachelor’s admission and an acceptance from a South African university. Residing in one of the host communities will be advantageous; 
  • Must be in grade 12 in the recruiting year or applying for first year at university;
  • Must not be affiliated with CCBSA or its affiliates; and
  • Must have applied to an accredited SA tertiary institution and meet all criteria above.

Read more about CCBSA Bursary for 2024

ITHUBA Bursary for 2024

Get a chance to study in one of the top South African universities in 2024. Apply with your grade 12 mid year results. 2024 BURSARY APPLICATIONS OPENS 20 DECEMBER 2023 Closing Date: 8 January 2024 Requirements High-achieving learners in Grade 12 are invited.

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Hillensberg Trust Bursary

Did you know about the Hillensberg Trust Bursary? It is an invite-based bursary, based on student’s academic performance and qualification offered at Unisa. Who is eligible? This is an invite-based bursary, based on student’s academic performance and qualification.

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Arup Education Trust Bursary for 2024

 Bursaries are like special gifts of money that help students go to school. They are given to students who might not have enough money to pay for school on their own. It’s a way to make sure that qualifying students have the chance to learn and get an education.

Read more about the Arup Education Trust Bursary for 2024

Mercedes-Benz Bursary for 2024

Get your academics going with the Mercedes Benz Bursary 2024 programme. Bursary applications are open until January 2024. But it is wise to apply early than later. The company says: Get a head start into the world of work by participating in the Mercedes-Benz South Africa Bursary Programme.

Read more about the Mercedes-Benza Bursary for 2024

Digby Wells Bursary for 2024

Digby Wells Environmental invites all full-time students registering for their undergraduate (1st year, 2nd year, 3rd year) and Post Graduate studies for the 2024 academic year, to apply for the opportunity to participate in our bursary programme. Requirements The Digby Wells Bursary Programme Digby Wells Environmental invites all full-time students registering for their undergraduate.

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NSFAS Bursary for 2024

In his recent address at the launch of 2024 NSFAS application launch, the Minister of Higher Education also touched on new ways to apply for NSFAS using mobile devices. NSFAS Launches Mobile Application Nzimande commended NSFAS on the launch of a mobile application for 2024 applications. 

Read more about NSFAS Bursary for 2024


MISA Bursary for 2024

Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA) invites South African students to apply for Bursary Programme 2024

Bursary Application Closing date is 31 December 2023

Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA) strives for excellence in developing a pipeline of Built Environment professionals in Local Government and is hereby inviting applications for bursaries from interested individuals who wish to undertake undergraduate academic studies in the below mentioned fields.

Fields of study funded by the MISA Bursary:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Project and Construction Management / studies
  • Urban and Regional Planning / Town and Regional Planning
  • Environmental Management

NB. MISA is an equal opportunity employer, therefore, people with disability, youth from previously disadvantaged are also encouraged to apply.

Required Documents:

  • South African ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 12 / Matric latest results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Grade 12 / Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Most academic records, if currently studying (certified copy)
  • Last year’s academic tertiary results if a continuing student (certified copy)
  • Proof of registration/ acceptance if a new learner entering tertiary studies (on institutions letterhead)
  • Proof of residence and enrolment form, if already studying (on institutions letterhead)
  • Total annual household income of less than R600 000 (submit affidavit by parent(s) or guardian (s) and or proof of parents’ income (payslips) or Affidavit of unemployed parents.
  • Your financial record/statement of your account by your institution of higher learning.

NB. Failure to submit the required documents will result in the applications not being considered.

All completed applications together with relevant documents must be submitted at: ts.bursaries2024@misa.gov.za quoting the relevant required discipline/ study field for the attention of Ms. Nobuhle Latha or Ms. Thulisile Mosoeu.

Services SETA Bursary 2024

Services SETA Bursary 2024. The bursary applications are open and will close in January 2024. Apply on time to avoid disappointments.

Read more about the Services SETA bursary for 2024