There are a number of teaching bursaries on offer each year to talented students who would love to teach the youth in South Africa. These bursaries for teaching and education are offered to students needing financial aid to gain great qualifications and become a teacher in specialized subjects.
You want to study and you probably have some questions about how you can get a bursary.
The big question is how much money will you get from a teaching Bursary? Don’t expect too much out of it. You can’t live from this bursary if you have to support a small family.
The stipend is enough for a student to cover their small student needs while being part of the program. The stipend can be different depending on the company but they don’t differ much.
There are a couple of institutes offering bursaries for teaching and education so if you are interested, have a look at the following companies found here.
Intermediate Phase for Grade 4 to Grade 6
Senior Phase for Grade 7 to Grade 9
FET Phase for Grade 10 to 12
Students who would like to pursue teaching as a career will require the following basic requirements before applying.
Most of these companies also offer students a career upon successful completion of their studies and all information is included within the bursary.
Teaching is a lifetime commitment, thus, you should only apply if you are really interested in working with the youth. You will also be faced with plenty of challenges, difficult situations, and even times that your integrity will be tested. Are you ready?
Then take that step forward and make a change! Provide South Africa’s youth with quality education and a great future. Do you have a deep burning passion for learning and would love to pass that on to the youth? You could be changing the lives of many spectacular people and help them to reach their goals. Giving South African citizens that are proud of an opportunity at a better life.
Were you looking for something else? We have bursaries listed for every Bachelor, don’t forget to take a look.