StudyTrust-administered Bursaries and Scholarships

The Application season opens on 1 May.

The closing dates (30 Sep to 30 Nov) are determined by the bursary category and/or Funder.

A single application can open many doors

Bursaries and Scholarships Administered

StudyTrust manages several bursary and scholarship programmes for South African and international companies, foundations, trusts and private donors.

Applications for these bursaries and scholarships open on 1 May and in most cases will close on 30 September. Applicants will be considered for all opportunities for which they qualify. Some bursaries are recruitment bursaries that entail a work-back obligation.

The selection criteria and conditions of the various programmes managed by StudyTrust are described on the pages of these bursaries. Click on the bursary opportunity below for the relevant information. Only South African citizens qualify to be considered for the bursaries administered by StudyTrust.

Recruitment Bursaries

Investec Tech Scholarship


Skills Development Bursaries

TFG Data Science and Leadership Fellowship

Community Trusts Bursaries

Partner Bursaries


DAFI Bursary

Not available at this time

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R1 billion+ in bursaries to students

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StudyTrust is an educational trust and public benefit organisation, that connects learners with potential to their study opportunities.

We administer bursaries and scholarships, provide mentoring and support to help tertiary students thrive academically and personally.


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