View Bursary : Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme (DoE)


Value
This programme provides full-cost bursaries to cover tuition fees, accommodation with meals included, a book allowance, note and laboratory fees where applicable, as well as a monthly stipend to cover basic living expenses.

Duration
1 year renewable

Tenable
Any recognised institution in South Africa

Who can apply?
For 1st time entrants to university: An exemption, endorsement, or „Admission to Bachelor Degree Studies? pass at matric /Grade 12. level. At least a level 4 pass or 60% on the Standard Grade or 50% on the Higher Grade pass at matric level in the subject which leads on to the priority area/subject in which the applicant will specialise to teach. For students who wish to specialise in the Foundation Phase, a pass in Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy at Grade 12 level is required. In addition, a level 4 pass or 60% on the Standard Grade or 50% on the Higher Grade pass in the Home Language is required.

Service contract
Recipients will be required to teach one year for every year for which they receive a bursary. Qualified recipients of the bursary must request placement in a province of their choice. The provincial education department

Closing date
15 November 2014

Web Address
http://www.funzalushaka.doe.gov.za/application/application.jsp