The SAMSTIP Bursary Programme will provide financial assistance to students studying either a four year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) Degree or a Postgraduate (PGCE) Degree at the University of South Africa (UNISA).
The SAMSTIP Bursary Programme will pay for the successful applicant’s tuition fees as well as other study related expenses.
The Southern African Mathematics and Science Teacher Intern Programme (SAMSTIP) has established the SAMSTIP Bursary Programme to help address South Africa’s skills shortage. SAMSTIP works closely with the Independent Schools Association of South Africa (ISASA) providing Senior and Further Education and Training (FET) programmes.
The SAMSTIP Bursary Programme is primarily aimed at addressing the skills shortage in South Africa, by producing high quality Mathematics and Science educators. SAMSTIP alongside Investec and the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has been tasked with the training of these high quality educators in the departments of Mathematics and Science at ISASA affiliated schools.
Please note that bursary applications for the SAMSTIP Bursary Programme will close on the 24 of May 2021.
Applications received after the closing date will not be considered for the SAMPSTIP Bursary Programme.
Applicants who have not received any feedback within a month of the closing date should consider their application unsuccessful.
The SAMSTIP Bursary Programme is aimed at providing financial assistance to students studying either a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) Degree or a Postgraduate (PGCE) Degree at the University of South Africa (UNISA). The SAMSTIP Bursary Programme will help cover the tuition as well as various other study related expenses of the successful applicant.
Prospective applicants need to satisfy all of the requirements of the SAMSTIP Bursary in order to be considered for the Programme:
Please note that failure to adhere to the requirements of the SAMSTIP Bursary Programme will result in a rejected application.
The SAMSTIP Bursary Programme will cover the following study related expenses:
Successful applicants will also be provided with:
Kindly note that prospective applicants should apply for the SAMSTIP Bursary Programme online
Please read the SAMSTIP FAQ’s Document before applying for the SAMSTIP Bursary Programme.
The following supporting documentation/materials should be attached to the applicant’s application form:
Failure to adhere to the application requirements will result in the application being disregarded.
Please note that ISASA may be directly contacted for all relevant bursary related queries:
● Tel: 011 648 1331: Slindile Shelembe
● E-mail: email@example.com
Please note that the granting of the SAMSTIP Bursary is at the sole discretion of ISASA.