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SARB: Bursary Programme 2021

South African Reserve Bank (SARB) invites suitable applicants for Bursary Programme for 2021.

Location: South Africa
Closing Date: 30th September 2021

The South African Reserve Bank (the Bank), as part of addressing the severe shortage of skills in South Africa, provides bursaries to students in relevant fields of study who are from disadvantaged backgrounds. In support of the corporate social initiatives of the Bank and the Bank’s External Bursary Scheme (the scheme), a number of external bursaries are made available annually to needy qualifying Grade 12 pupils (external bursars) to embark on full-time studies. 

Fields of study

  • Economics
  • Actuarial Sciences
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Law
  • Accounting


  • SA Citizen
  • Younger than 30 years old
  • Average pass mark of 70%
  • Financial Circumstances

How to apply

Examination results, proof of acceptance at a recognized institution (student number) and any other supporting documents must be submitted with the application form. Application to be posted to: Mr John Legoete, P.O. Box 30632, BRAAMFONTEIN 2017 or  Fax: 086 609 7183 or Email: and Online Applications: