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GrandWest Socio-Economic Development: Bursary Programme 2021

GrandWest Socio-Economic Development invites suitable applicants for Bursary Programme 2021.

Location: South Africa
Closing Date: 30th April 2021

The GrandWest Socio-Economic Development Bursary Fund focuses not only on academic results but also considers the “sheer determination” of a student, GrandWest said.

Fields of study

  • Tourism and Hospitality
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering

The bursary covers 75% to 100% of the tuition fees with no payback. It will also cover the textbook allowance, ongoing academic support and mentoring, and a job market preparation workshop.

GrandWest does not require students to pay back the bursary. However, successful bursars are required to contribute 40 hours of community service.

Requirements

  • South African citizen
  • A resident of Western Cape
  • Completed Matric
  • Currently pursuing any of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Pursuing their qualification in a recognized Western Cape university including:
    • University of the Western Cape
    • University of Cape Town and Stellenbosch
    • Cape Peninsula University of Technology
  • Demonstrate competitive academic potential
  • From a disadvantaged community and have been previously excluded from socio-economic developments

How to apply

Application forms can be obtained upon request by sending an email to studywithgrandwest@suninternational.com

Required documents

The completed application form must be submitted along with clear copies of the following documents:

  • ID document
  • Matric certificate
  • Full academic record (on tertiary letterhead)
  • Proof of tertiary enrollment
  • Proof of address

Enquiries

For any queries regarding this bursary program, you may get in touch with Smith at: Email: studywithgrandwest@suninternational.com or Tel: 0215057594.