Scholarships and Bursaries

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KwaZulu Natal Government Bursary opportunities 2018 
The KwaZulu Natal government is offering Bursary opportunities to students who are residents of KwaZulu Natal in conjunction with the following departments:
  • Department of Art and Culture
  • Department of Agriculture & Rural Development
  • Department of Public Works
  • Department of Co-Operative Governance & Traditional Affairs
  • Department of Provisional Treasury
  • Department of Economic Development, Tourism & Environment Affairs.
Applicants must be:
  • Resident of KZN
  • Have matric or grade 12
  • Age between 18-35 years
  • Students in possession of a provisional acceptance letter from a public institution of higher education
  • Studying in fields of indicated on attached advert
  • Students who are currently studying in the areas indicated on attached advert
  • Preference will be given to students who will purse studies at institution in KwaZulu Natal province  

Closing date 30 November 2017

Scholarships and Merit Awards: 2018
Scholarships and Merit Awards are offered to the top Grade 12's intending to study at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN).
The Closing date 31 October 2017
Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory, SARAO
The Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory (HartRAO) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for two postgraduate bursaries, commencing during late 2017 / early 2018.
The Closing date 27 October 2017
Erasmus+ scholarship for undergraduate and coursework Master's level students at the University of Liege
Students in the following fields of study are eligible to apply:

  • Biomedical Science

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The Closing date 15 October 2017
Bursaries for 2018-Offered by the Hillary and Dorothy Champion Charitable Trust 
The Hillary and Dorothy Champion Charitable Trust Bursary is a bursary offering to undergraduate students.

Students must be at least in their 2nd year of study in 2018 and must meet the following Requirements
  • Financial need
  • South African citizen
Preference will be given to students studying in the following fields:

  • Sciences,
  • Technological courses
  • Education.
Please see attached application form

Completed application form should be send to the following postal address:

The Hillary and Dorothy Champion Charitable Trust

PO Box 22580, Fish Hoek, 7974

For Further Details Regarding Bursary Please Contact:
Wendy Alexander
Bookkeeper & Administrator
Petalon Board Services
PO Box 22580, Fish Hoek, 7974
Phone: 021 782 6943
Fax: 086 566 7817

The Closing date 27 October 2017

The Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) Higher Education Institution (HEI) Seed Fund
HEls are hereby invited to submit Seed Fund applications as part of the Seed Fund Programme process for the 2017/2018 financial year.
South African Square Kilometre Array Project 
South African Square Kilometre Array Project Undergraduate/Honours Bursary Programme Call for applications for 2018
The closing date: 31 July 2017
Archbishop Hurley Scholarship For 2017

The Archbishop Denis E. Hurley Awards are dedicated to candidates from a previously-disadvantaged background enrolling for Honours degrees with a view to subsequent progression to pursue Masters and PhD studies. This award is named after Archbishop Denis E. Hurley whose life, spirit and the accomplishments provided a benchmark for leadership, ethical vision, community cooperation and community development, across a broad sweep of the human and social sciences
The closing date: 10 May 2017
 Rick Turner Scholarship For 2017

The University KwaZulu-Natal has gratefully received a generous bequest via the terms of the last Will of Winifred Jane Turner, mother of the late “Rick” Turner who was so tragically assassinated during the apartheid era. The University is pleased to establish a Bursary Fund in memory of the late Richard Turner.
The closing date: 10 May 2017
Abe Bailey Travel Bursary 2017

The Trustees of the Abe Bailey Trust make funds available for travel bursaries known as the Abe Bailey Bursaries. These Bursaries give selected university students and university staff of junior lecturer status an opportunity to visit the United Kingdom, participating in educational tours according to an approved programme.
Closing Date: 15 June 2017
 Graduate Placement - Mechanical Engineering/ Industrial Engineering

A warehouse logistics/ equipment manufacturing company based in Durban, is looking for graduates to serve as understudy in workshop management (starting 01 March 2017). Candidates are required to have completed post-matric qualifications (either from a University or University of Technology) in either Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering.

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 Turkiye Scholarship

Türkiye Scholarships are government funded competitive scholarships awarded to international students and researchers to pursue full-time degree and research programs at the most prestigious universities in Turkey.
Closing Date: 17 February 2017

 The John Davidson Educational Trust

The bursaries are available to South African Honours, Masters and Doctoral students who are registered for full time study in any area of Engineering (with exception of Architecture), Commerce and Business Management at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
Closing Date :26 January 2017
 The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships (SISS) is open to highly qualified students who are citizens of countries on the OECD/DAC list and who will study full-time for a master’s degree in Sweden.
Closing date 16 January 2017


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