Bursaries & Scholarships December 2016
SAAFoST Foundation Bursary - Closing 15 January 2018
The South African Association for Food Science and Technology (SAAFoST) Foundation is inviting interested students to apply for full term bursaries in the field of Food Science and Technology. SAAFoST Foundation is offering bursaries for full-time undergraduate food science and technology students, awarded on the basis of academic merit, employment equity, and demonstrated potential.
First Rand Laurie Dippenaar Scholarship – Closing 23 February 2017
The First Rand Laurie Dippenaar Post graduate scholarship is for international post graduate study available to South African students for any discipline at the internationally recognised institution of his or her choice. Excellence the only criterion!
Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme - Closing 13 January 2017
The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme is a multi-year programme that promotes teaching in public schools. Full-cost bursaries are available to enable eligible students to complete a full teaching qualification in an area of national priority. Recipients of these bursaries will be required to teach at a public school for the same number of years that they receive the bursary.
The Rural Education Access Programme (REAP) assists students from poor rural areas across all 9 provinces of South Africa to access and succeed in tertiary education. REAP provides information, resources and referrals to grade 11 & 12 learners in rural schools. REAP has network of volunteers and youth focused community or non-governmental organisations who identify financially challenged rural students and assist with career guidance, application & selection processes.
Oxford Graduate Scholarships
Oxford University are providing over 60 fully-funded scholarships for graduates who will be applying to Oxford to study in various disciplines, including the Medical Sciences, Philosophy, Politics & International Relations, Computer Science and others.
PPS Chairman's Fund - Bursary Fund (Post-graduates students only) - Closing 30 November
PPS bursaries are awarded on financial need and academic record to full time university students. To be eligible, the student must be registered at a participating South African University or University of Technology (listed below) registering for a fourth academic year of study or post-graduate degree and must be studying towards a profession, which on qualification, would be eligible for PPS membership.
Swaziland Scholarship Services – Closing 31 December
This scholarship is awarded to Form 5 Swazi students who wish to study in the country, in South Africa or in other recognized Universities. The scholarship covers pre-service training, first degree and diploma courses as well as Post-Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and an Honours Degree in Psychology.
University of Cambridge Scholarship for students from African countries (post-graduate students) - Closing 02 December
New scholarships are now available for students from African countries undertaking either a one-year MPhil in International Relations and Politics, or a three-year PhD in a field related to governance and human rights.
Gates Cambridge Trust - Closing 02 December
Gates Cambridge Scholarships are highly competitive full-cost scholarships. They are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.
The Desmond Tutu/Church of Scotland Masters Scholarship
This scholarship was set up in 2009 to commemorate the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Divinity conferred by the University on the Most Reverend Desmond Tutu.The scholarship will be awarded to a student from Africa who is accepted on a full-time basis for a postgraduate Masters programme of study within the School of Divinity for the 2017-2018 academic session.
UNESCO Internship Programme 2017
If you are planning to embark on a career in the field of education, science, or culture, then an internship at UNESCO will be ideal for you. The UNESCO Internship Programme offers you practical work in one of UNESCO’s priority areas. Aside from helping you understand the Organization’s mandate, programmes, and main thrusts, it also enhances your academic knowledge with relevant work assignments that can help you prepare for your future career. You must be a recent graduate who has graduated from a university or a vocational/technical institution within the last 12 months prior to your application.