Siemens Bursaries 2020 -2021

Siemens is a technology company within South Africa aiming to add its mark upon the success of the country.  Their bursary program is developed to aid in the future of the country as well as empowering the people.  Each year they select talented students who can be active in the workforce in addition to aiding to the growth of the economy.  Their bursary program offers approximately R1 Million each year for bursaries.  Most of these bursaries are awarded to deserving students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Siemens bursaries cover costs for Universities and also Technikon’s throughout South Africa.  Their bursaries are valid for a one-year period but are renewable yearly for completion of studies.  They are looking for people who love to ask the right questions and find even the hardest answers.  Siemens has spent more than R180 million on educations and training in the last ten years alone, and they are dedicated to keeping up their contribution to the growth of spirited individuals.

They also offer their employees opportunities to train further and gain knowledge in leadership, management skills, commercial activities as well as business administration.  If you are dedicated to making a change that counts, Siemens may have a bursary for you.  Students who receive bursaries from Siemens will also be required to join their workforce for a period of one year or more, depending on the bursary.

Siemens Bursaries Available

Siemens is proud to offer you the following study fields with their bursary programs:

Siemens Bursary Requirements

Students wanting to apply for a bursary will have to provide the company with the following documentation:

  • Student must be a South African Citizen
  • Student must have a valid ID book or card
  • Student must meet the standard for entry in your chosen field at the Institute
  • Student must provide complete academic records
  • Candidates must provide proof of need for financial aid

Candidates from previously disadvantaged communities will get preference.

Siemens Bursaries Application Form

Bursaries online applications are not available at present but you can visit Siemens for more details and keep an eye open for when bursary applications do become available.  Interested students can also send an inquiry to the following address, this address is also to be used to send you bursary application form with relevant documentation to, once completed.

Siemens Bursary Contact Details:

Siemens Limited

Bursary Department

Private Bag X71

Halfway House

1685

Siemens Bursary Closing Date

Applications usually close around the end of July each year, so students wanting to apply must ensure all documentation is received before this date.

If you are dedicated and committed to making a change within your community as well as aiding the economic growth of South Africa, Siemens may be looking for you.  Would you like to join Siemens and it’s more than 405, 000 employees.  Are you open-minded and understand this world we live in, then you may very well be an ideal candidate.

British American Tobacco Bursaries Programme 2020 -2021

The company recognises the need for proper education as well as its importance when it concerns the individual; therefore, they have a couple of different programs available.  They provide support for exceptional undergraduate candidates who wish to successfully finish their qualifications.  If you believe you have what it takes then British American Tobacco South Africa may be looking for you.

After completion of a qualification, they also have a Global Management Trainee Program.  This program gives talented individuals the opportunity to train intensively and develop their talents.  It is a two-year program offering a stable job opportunity.  This program offers candidates amazing leadership and business progress opportunities within a high presentation setting.

British American Tobacco Bursaries Available

The British American Tobacco bursaries offer candidates to aid in completing their graduate qualification, as well as Post Graduate Degrees or Honors.  If you are interested in registering for their Management Trainee Program visit BAT Careers and register your details with them.

Once a candidate has applied for their Management Trainee Program, British American Tobacco will have a look at each candidate and if your expertise is needed within the company, they will arrange for an interview.  These interviews will take place with a company manager in your area and also one of their Human Resources members.  After the interview, you may receive an invitation to demonstrate your skills at one of their assessment centers.  Here you will be assessed through a number of activities.  They will, however, keep you informed through the entire selection process.

Study Fields

If you are a graduate and keen on completing your studies these are the options they offer, but their bursaries are not limited to these fields of study.

  • Information Technology
  • Industrial Engineering

For postgraduate level they invite candidates following these fields of study, although also not limited to only these.

  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Information Technology
  • Industrial Engineering

Their Management Trainee Program has the following fields of study available but not limited to only these.

  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Natural Science
  • Public / International Relations
  • Commercial Law
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Human Resources

BAT Bursaries Requirements

Students wanting to apply for a bursary will require the following:

  • Undergraduate or Final Year of Undergraduate Degree in one of the following
  • Candidates must have a learners or a drivers license
  • You need to be a South African Citizen
  • A valid South African ID

British American Tobacco Bursaries Application

Contact Details

Bursaries online applications are not available at present but candidates can contact Riana in connection with the BAT South Africa Bursary Program by sending her an e-mail at riana_cassiem@bat.com.  You can also obtain more information regarding the British American Tobacco Company’s bursary program by visiting their web page British American Tobacco Company South Africa.

The company believes in each individual as well as South Africa’s diverse communities and is, therefore, looking forward to your applications.  They are directed on values of independence with responsibility and offer candidates an extraordinary performance-based setting wherein to excel.  British American Tobacco is an open-minded company that also inspires their employees to show enthusiasm and spirit.

Their Management Trainee Program information can be found here,  and British American Tobacco encourages candidates to register their information with them.

British American Tobacco Bursaries Closing Date

Bursaries applications usually close the end of August each year so be sure to have your application in on time.

First National Bank Bursaries 2020 -2021

FNB offers talented candidates Bursaries, who have the potential but not the finances to achieve their dreams. FNB strives to aid in building a better future for all by providing opportunities for financially needy and talented candidates to become a significant part of the countries workforce.

FNB offers bursaries each year for to aid in covering tuition, books and accommodation fees for students in each of their study fields.

First National Bank Bursaries Available

The following fields of study are available for commerce students:

FNB also has bursaries for Science and Engineering as well as Business Administration and a number of other opportunities through their partners.

First National Bank Bursaries Requirements

To qualify for a bursary, candidates will be required to have and produce the following documentation:

  • Students applying must be a South African citizen with a valid ID Book or ID Card.
  • Students must supply a certified copy of their June exam results if still in Matric.
  • Students who have completed their Matric must provide a certified copy of their final results.
  • Students must have at least 60% in English, Physical Science and Mathematics.
  • Students who are currently studying at a Tertiary Institute can also apply and must supply their academic records up to date.
  • Students need to also provide 2 testimonials with their application.  One must be from a community leader such as a Spiritual Leader or Local Civic Leader and the other must be from an Educational Official such as a Lecturer or Principal.
  • Students have to also provide proof of income for both their parents and/or guardians.
  • Students must also attach to their application an essay of their life that has been personally written by them and a letter of recommendation from a parent or friend.

Additionally, the following will also have an impact on the selection process for candidates applying:

  • Students must exhibit great academic promise.
  • Students will not be excluded from the selection due to gender, age, race or even disability.
  • Students who have passed their Matric more than two years prior to the application will not be considered.
  • Preference will be given to students from a disadvantaged background and rural areas.
  • Preference will also be given to female applicants.
  • Bursaries will only be awarded to students who will be studying full time.
  • Preference will also be given to students with disabilities.

Consideration will also be given to students registered as undergraduates but will not include Honors in Accounting unless accompanied by additional courses for Chartered Accountant Qualification.

First National Bank Bursary Opportunities

FNB also has many other opportunities for school students and graduates.  FNB is also involved in Early Childhood Development programs, Hospice as well as Community care projects.  FNB aims to not only develop young great minds to become assets for their families, communities, and the country but also to make South Africa a safer place to live.

Their CA Training program offers not only training but also exposure and hands-on experience within the business world to selected candidates.  Candidates will learn about management decisions and control; they will gain leadership skills, professional skills as well as business ethics in addition to great personal attributes.

For more information regarding this opportunity Go to their website.

First National Bank Bursaries Application

FNB has partnered with bursary service providers and bursaries online applications can be done via these companies listed on their website, for more detail visit the FNB website.

You will find there are seven listed companies through which to apply for a bursary from FNB.

FNB Bursaries Closing Date

Please keep an eye on the website addresses given above and see what closing dates come with these Bursaries.

We can not guarantee that all information on this website is 100% correct as Bursary opportunities can get updated. We always do our best to give the most updated information, but ALWAYS check the original companies website for the best information.

Stanlib Bursaries 2020 -2021

Stanlib is known to be one of the biggest asset management companies in South Africa and they strive to build on the future of young South Africans from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.  They have also made their mark in seven different African countries even though they also manage more than 400 000 client’s assets and are still growing.

Their main offices are based in Johannesburg, South Africa.  Stanlib was formed by a merger between Standard bank and Liberty Life’s wealth management interests and can be traced as far back as 1862.  They offer their clients the best there is in financial service management with professionally trained and educated staff.

Sifiso Cele the head of human resources at Stanlib reckons that they are so committed to their bursary program because it is not only about assisting people less fortunate but also about developing true talent throughout South Africa.

Stanlib Bursaries

The Stanlib bursary program was started in 2005 and has offered 42 students the opportunity to change their lives since then with much success.  Seven of these bursary students have also joined the Stanlib workforce after completion of their studies.

They are dedicated to the improvement of South Africa’s youth and believe that by assisting previously disadvantaged students they can do their part in uplifting communities as well as provide brilliant minds with sound knowledge while promoting the growth of our country.

They offer talented students the opportunity to become all they can be and if you consider yourself someone who can make a difference as well as being ambitious and motivated, they could offer you the opportunity of a lifetime.

A Stanlib bursary offers students the following while studying at any University in South Africa:

  • Full Tuition fees
  • Full Accommodation fees
  • Book fees
  • Meal fees
  • Pocket money monthly
  • Vacation work opportunities will be made available to bursary students while studying

Stanlib Bursaries Available

Stanlib offers eager students bursaries in the following fields of study:

  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Management
  • Actuarial Science
  • Marketing & Communications

These bursaries are offered to students wanting to study as well as students already studying at any South African University.  Students studying with a bursary from Stanlib will also have the opportunity to be interviewed for their exceptional Graduate Development Program.  They might even be eligible for a permanent employment position with Stanlib after successfully completing their studies as well as the Graduate Development Program.  Stanlib offers stability and great opportunities to their employees.

Stanlib Bursary Requirements

To qualify for a bursary through Stanlib you will need to comply with the following criteria:

  • Be a South African citizen by birth or descend
  • Be in possession of a valid South African ID book
  • Be in matric, the first year of study, the second year of study, the third year of study or even if you are completing your Honors degree you are eligible to apply.
  • Strong English skills
  • Strong Mathematics skills
  • You must be able to establish impending academic success
  • Candidates should show a keen interest in the field that you are applying for

If you are studying currently and want to apply it has to be in one of the available bursary fields that Stanlib has to offer.  Stanlib also encourages people that are living with disabilities to apply for a bursary.

Stanlib Bursary Application

Bursaries online application is not yet available at this time but you can download the application form here and after completing it send it along with a certified copy of your ID book, latest academic results and any relevant documentation to the following address.

E-Mail: bursary@stanlib.com

or hand deliver to:

SANLIB Bursaries

17 Melrose Boulevard

Melrose Arch

2196

Or Post to:

SANLIB Bursaries

PO Box 202

Melrose Arch

2076

For more information regarding their bursary program or bursary sponsorship program visit their website. Application forms can also be found on the bursary sponsorship page under the Requirements Tab.

Closing Date

The usual closing date for bursaries application forms is the end of October each year but it comes highly recommended that you complete the form and send it accompanied by the relevant documentation as soon as you can. Bursary applications open the middle of September yearly.

Please take note that only candidates that have been successful will be contacted by Stanlib so you do not need to contact them.

In order to improve your chances of being selected for a bursary, candidates should also consider adding a cover letter and short essay to their application form.  Herein you can provide relevant information about you, who you are, what your goals in life are and why you should be considered above someone else.  Tell the committee about your daily life experiences, obstacles you have overcome and what you strive for in achieving within the next five to ten years of your life.  Giving the selection committee enough information to make well-informed decisions are always in your best interest.  Good luck to all applicants may your paths be well lightened.