Canon Collins Trust Leigh Day Scholarship South Africa 2021 – 2022

Canon Collins Trust Leigh Day Scholarship South Africa; ABOUT THE COMPANY – LEIGH DAY

Leigh Day & Co, established in 1987, is a London-based law firm which specialises in personal injury and human rights law. The firm aims to maintain their reputation as niche lawyers who deal with complex issues and are not afraid to take on challenges which may daunt other law firms.

ABOUT THE CANON COLLINS LEIGH DAY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

The Canon Collins Trust is inviting students to apply for the Leigh Day Scholarship, for the 2022 academic year. The scholarship covers studies towards an LLB qualification, at the University of Fort Hare and the University of the Western Cape – students must be in their 2nd or 3rd year of study, and entering their 3rd or 4th year of study in 2022 to apply.

The Trust will select 4 to 5 students to receive the scholarship, to the value of R40 000 each, for a maximum of 2 years.

Scholarship recipients will be required to attend an annual conference and various smaller events throughout the year, as well as to contribute to the Trusts network.

MORE ABOUT THE CANON COLLINS LEIGH DAY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME – SELECTION

Scholars will be selected based on 5 main criteria:
1) Academic record – candidates must have a strong academic record for their years of study completed.
2) References – candidates must provide references who can attest to their studies.
3) Working experience – candidates with paid or voluntary work experience in the field of study will receive preference.
4) Leadership qualities – candidates will be required to prove how their leadership skills have developed in the workplace, in their studies or personal life.
5) Commitment to your community and country – candidates who show a strong interest in positively contributing to the prosperity of their community or to South Africa, will receive preference.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview in November 2021, and thereafter all applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application.

READ ALSO  List Of Available South African Bursaries By Month

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CANON COLLINS LEIGH DAY SCHOLARSHIP

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE CANON COLLINS LEIGH DAY SCHOLARSHIP

Applications must be submitted online at: Canon Collins Trust Leigh Day Scholarship Application

Students must download and read the Canon Collins Trust Leigh Day Scholarship Guidelines (.pdf) before applying.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

READ ALSO  Inkomati-Usuthu Catchment Management Agency (IUCMA) Bursary South Africa 2021 – 2022

 

CLOSING DATE FOR THE CANON COLLINS LEIGH DAY SCHOLARSHIP

4 October 2021 (at 17:00).
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this scholarship programme, please contact Canon Collins directly:
Contact people & Tel: Eva (+44 7748 722 482) / Nia (+44 7407 412 541)
Email: scholarships@canoncollins.org / info@canoncollins.org

BURSARY CATEGORIES:

ACCOUNTING BURSARIES

ARTS BURSARIES

COMMERCE BURSARIES

COMPUTER SCIENCE & IT BURSARIES

CONSTRUCTION & BUILT ENVIRONMENT BURSARIES

EDUCATION BURSARIES

ENGINEERING BURSARIES

GENERAL BURSARIES

GOVERNMENT BURSARIES

LAW BURSARIES

MBA & POSTGRADUATE

MEDICAL BURSARIES

NURSING BURSARIES

SCIENCE BURSARIES

UNIVERSITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA & UNIVERSITY-SPECIFIC BURSARIES

INTERNATIONAL BURSARIES

CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST BURSARY APPLICATION FORMS