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Bursaries at Nedbank – Latest

Bursaries at Nedbank are highly sought after by university students in South Africa. Nedbank is focused on improving the lives of South Africans, by offering support to young people who lack the financial ability to pursue further studies.

As the country strives towards giving the youth a chance to grow and in contribute towards the country’s economy, there is a dire need for corporate social responsibility initiates from all stakeholders. For that reason, this award winning financial institution offers financial support to first degree students enrolling at a university in South Africa or even in a university of technology. (Continued)

Accounting Bursary

There is a bursary opportunity available to those who are studying in the accounting field. This bursary is for students who are currently studying studying towards a Chartered Accountant (SA) qualification.

Application Requirements

You are required to attach a copy of your ID,Matric certificate and academic record to date and CV.

More information

* The Ernst and Young bursaries are given on academic merit:
* For those students who are in their matric year, they will only be considered for bursaries IF they achieve at least a “C” symbol for maths on Higher Grade in their June exams.
* For students who have already started their B Com (or an equivalent degree) at a SAICA accredited institution, they will have to ensure that they have gotten a minimum of 60% per subject in their year end exams (or June exams if they are still in their 1st year).

* This bursary is for those who are currently studying in these fields:

- BComm Accounting

-  BAcc

- Business Science

-  CTA

- HNS or equivalent.

Following the CA stream

Skills & Behavioural Attributes
Bursaries will be awarded to persons who the firm believes have the commitment to qualify as a chartered Accountant (SA), have an academic record which indicated the ability to do so and with due regard to financial need.

Where to Apply

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Bursaries in Gauteng

I came across this bursary offer in Gauteng, South Africa. You can consider it before the application deadline date. Should the date have passed, you can still check the site to see if they have any other bursaries on offer.

Johannesburg Water (SOC) Ltd

Johannesburg Water (SOC) Ltd was established in 2001 as a municipal entity wholly-owned by the City of Johannesburg. Johannesburg Water (SOC) has a R5.3 billion turnover that is said to employ 2,700 people. The main purpose of this company is to offer its services of water and sanitation to about 3.8 million people.

Johannesburg Water is offering a comprehensive bursary scheme to students for full-time studies at accredited tertiary institutions in line with the Company’s talent management strategy, (Continued)

Bursary Motivation Letter Samples/Format/Example

I came across a sample letter from Here it is

Vosloorus Mpunzi Street, Ext 261475

Dear sir/Madam
I am here by applying for bursary as found in the website: I am interested in pursuing with my studies.

Presently I am studying a Banking service Advice course at Milpark Business School, and I am intending to do Human Resource qualification but the problem is I do not have money to study further and I find this opportunity quite beneficial to my career in helping me to pursue higher qualification.

Here is a little information about myself. I am hard working individual who pays very serious attention to his studies. In addition, I also work Very well with others. In fact, what helped me to pull through school and get such good results was my willingness to work along with others.

Read it here

Pretoria Bursary

I came across this bursary offer that is being offered by BDO. Below are more details:-

Bursary Title: Bursary – Pretoria 2015

Department: Auditing

Location: Pretoria

Province: Gauteng


Students who are studying towards getting a Chartered Accountancy have the chance of getting awarded a bursary by BDO if indeed they are deserving. BDO leans favorably on people who are well-rounded who do well in all areas of their lives. (Continued)

Aurecon Bursary Opportunity

Aurecon is a company that offers services in management, engineering & specialist technical services for government and private sector clients globally.

Aurecon has an office network that is spread across 23 countries around the world and has been involved in different projects in more than 70 countries across the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.

The company is blessed and employs over seven thousand professionals in various fields who offer local as well as international expertise in various market sectors that include:-

- Construction

- Defence

- Data & Telecommunications

- Government

- Energy

- Manufacturing

- International Development Assistance

- Property

- Transport and Water

- Resources (Continued)

Ernst & Young Bursary Application

Ernst & Young Bursary application

Brief Description of Role

Application for a bursary. Students who are currently studying or intend studying towards a Chartered Accountant (SA) qualification.

Application Requirements

The applicant should attach a copy of an ID,Matric certificate,academic record to date and CV

Key Responsibilities

Bursaries awarded on academic merit:
- Students who are in their matric year will only be considered for bursaries if they achieve at least a “C” symbol for maths on Higher Grade in their June exams. (Continued)

Bursary For Teaching in South Africa

Teaching is a noble profession. Not only are you teaching theories in classes but you also have the power to impact generations of people in South Africa.

Some people look down on teachers but I believe that teachers play a very important role in the society. Some say that teaching is the most important profession in the world. Here are more reasons why teaching is such a noble profession:-

- Teaching allows a person to educate young people who have the potential of becoming great leaders in their generation. (Continued)

Typical/Possible Bursary Interview Questions

Bursaries do help offset the financial burden that most students face when desiring to join a learning institution in South Africa. There are many companies or institutions that offer bursaries to needy students. Such companies include Eskom, Pwc, Sasol among many others.

Before we can tackle some of the typical or possible bursary interview questions you will have to face, let us look at the application process first.

In the process of looking for bursaries to apply for, you will first have to know the company that you will be targeting and after doing thorough research, get to find out where you can download their bursary application forms or apply online. In most cases, you will have to write a bursary application letter that will accompany the forms. (Continued)

Bursary Application Letter Sample/Format/Example

Bursaries do really help those people who are financially constraint and they need to pursue their education. Before one can apply for a bursary, they need to know how to write one so that they can stand a high chance of being successful.

The internet has made it easy and if you search diligently you will come across sample bursary application letters that will show you the format of writing a good application letter. Some websites on the internet do give instructions while others provide you will actual sample letters that you can use.

There are also people out there that can write applications for you for a fee. (Continued)