Standard Bank Bursary South Africa 2017 – 2018

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

Standard Bank (The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited) is one of the largest financial service firms in the countries. The bank operates in 32 countries (20 in Africa). As a way of contributing to the socio-economic future of the country, Standard Bank Foundation was created so that tertiary students could receive funding to complete their studies.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY

Students who intend on studying in one of the following fields should apply:
COMMERCE:

  • Actuarial Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Business Mathematics and Informatics
  • Business Science
  • Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Management
  • Law
  • Quantitative Finance
  • Quantitative Risk Management
  • Risk Management
  • Software Development
  • Statistics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Taxation

ENGINEERING:

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Construction
  • Economics and Management
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Forensics/ Compliance

SCIENCE:

  • Agricultural Science
  • Chemistry
  • Computational and Applied Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geographical Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistical Science

 

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must meet the following minimal criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen,
  • Currently in Matric,
  • Will be in their first year of study in the upcoming year,
  • Minimum average of 75% for Mathematics,
  • Minimum average of 70% for Physical Science,
  • Minimum average of 70% for English FAL OR 60% for English HL,
  • Minimum overall average of 70%,
  • Proven financial need and unable to secure a loan (except for NSFAS),
  • Preferably be studying at one of the following tertiary institutions: University of Cape Town, University of Stellenbosch, University of Johannesburg, University of Pretoria, University of the Witwatersrand, University of KwaZulu-Natal or Rhodes University.

*Please note that preference will be given to students from rural and township areas.
 

HOW TO APPLY

Applications can be done in either of the following ways:
1) By downloading and completing the Standard Bank CSI Bursary Application Form (pdf)
2) Online at (preferred method): http://www.studietrust.co.za
 

CLOSING DATE

30 September 2017.
 

CONTACT

For any bursary related queries, please contact:
Study Trust
The Bursaries Manager
Mr Johannes (Joe) Mcira
Tel: 011 403 1632
Fax: 086 560 5604
Email: apply@studietrust.org.za

Please be sure to read the Bursary FAQ’s: http://www.studietrust.org.za/index.php/bursaries/bursary-applications/application-faq-s

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