Funza Lushaka bursary programme 2012 application process open

The Funza Lushaka bursary programme application process for 2012 is open. This programme aims to fund prospective teachers and to equip the South African education system with the best talent and skills. Please note that there are approximately 2400 new bursaries available in 2012. New applicants are advised to also pursue other funding opportunities. You

The Independent Development Trust (IDT) Internship Programme

“The IDT is inviting applications from unemployed graduates who seek to acquire meaningful work experience in the various fields as identified below and are interested in joining the Independent Development Trust as intern. This is not a permanent employment but an opportunity for unemployed graduates to acquire relevant experience,” says the IDT in an advert.

Government Pensions Administration Agency (GPAA) Internship Programme

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The agency charged with managing government employees’ pensions, Government Pensions Administration Agency (GPAA), is inviting applications for its 12-month-long internship programme from qualifying graduates. The internship programme is planned to start in March 2012.  The interns will be paid R40 430.00 per annum. There are approximately 34 internship opportunities at GPAA in various fields (see

Studietrust Bursaries for 2012 (NB!! applications closing soon)

One of South Africa’s oldest bursary NGO’s, Studietrust, has just announced that its bursary application process for undergraduate bursaries for study in 2012 is closing soon (30 September 2011). Studietrust offers access bursaries and sponsored bursaries. Access bursaries are usually partial bursaries covering only a limited amount of the university costs. Sponsored bursaries may cover

Studietrust Coronation Fund Managers Bursary Programme

Coronation FM is giving away a bursary worth a whopping maximum of R 80 000 (eighty thousand rand) per year to study a full-time undergraduate degree in commerce (only in the following fields of specialisation Accounting, Economics, Finance, Investment Management or/and Statistics) at the University of the Western Cape (UWC). The bursary organisation administering this

How to apply for a bursary

There is actually one way to apply for a bursary, unless it is advertised. Because when it is advertised the advert usually explains the application process and the requirements in order for one to be considered. That one way to be used when applying for a bursary is, simple: write a letter! Yes, writing a