Investec Bursary Programme 2014

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23 May, 2013

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Bursaries in South Africa

Investec Bursary 2014

Investec South Africa is currently accepting applications for bursaries programme for the 2014 academic year to South African students who aim to study full time towards an undergraduate university degree in the following specialties:

  • 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

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.

Applications are open to:

  • 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).

This opportunity allows successful candidates to access funding:
Investec contributes a partial bursary of R70 000 per year towards study-related expenses. To cover any shortfall, applicants are thus advised to also apply through the Financial Aid Office of their university of choice for a study loan from the National Student Financial Scheme (NSFAS).

How to Apply for Investec Bursary 2014

  • When completing the form, please take note of the following:
  • Read the instructions carefully
  • Return the application form to Studietrust before 30 September 2013
  • Send the completed bursary application 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

Click here to Download Application Form

Closing Date: 30 September 2013

NB: Completed application forms: acknowledgement of receipt Studietrust (Investec’s bursary administrator) receives thousands of application forms each year and it is therefore not possible for us to acknowledge receipt of all completed forms. All applications will be considered and selection will take place from September to December 2013. All applicants will be notified of the outcome by sms not later than 14 December 2013. Please contact us only if you have not had a response by 15 January 2014 on: Telephone: (011) 403 1632; E-mail: [email protected]

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