For Colored Girls Bursary South Africa 2023 – 2024
ABOUT THE COMPANY – FOR Colored GIRLS
For Coloured Girls Bursary South Africa | For Coloured Girls is a non-profit organisation whose main aim is to provide resources and support to young coloured girls, from grades 8 to 12, in order for them to achieve academic success. For Colored Girls aims to help those from underprivileged communities who have no access to academic or other learning resources.
The organisation believes that through its foundation, a change in the lives of these young women can be made leading to positive outcomes as well as the prevention of many risky behaviors. The organisation further echos this by providing young girls with the proper assistance needed to make healthy long term decisions about their lives that will impact both them and their families in a positive manner. For Coloured Girls conducts all its work based on its beliefs, principles and values- respect, integrity, professionalism, and responsibility.
ABOUT THE FOR COLOURED GIRLS BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
For Coloured Girls is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2023 academic year.. Applications are invited from coloured female students, who are currently in Grade 8 to 12 and have the potential and passion to further their academic qualifications.
MORE ABOUT THE FOR COLOURED GIRLS BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE | SELECTION
This bursary programme provide recipients with the following benefits
- financial aid
- psychological aid
- learning and development initiatives
Note: this is a support programme – the organisation does not provide funds.
All applicants will receive feedback on their application within 30 days after the closing date. Please do not contact the organisation to enquire about the status of your application.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE FOR COLOURED GIRLS BURSARY
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):
- You must be a coloured female
- You must be currently in Grade 8 to 12 (i.e. a high school student)
- You must be from a coloured community
- You must have a passion for learning and willingness to further your studies
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE FOR COLOURED GIRLS BURSARY
Applications must be submitted online at: For Coloured Girls Bursary Application 2022
Submit clear copies of the following documentation along with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):
- Proof of latest results (certified copy)
- An essay stating why you would like to participate in the programme (including the following 3 topics: how the structure of the course is of relevance or interest to you, benefits you hope to receive from the programme, how you will apply knowledge and skills you gain to develop your career)
Note: Candidates are invited to apply for the 2022 intake, and should the candidate be accepted into the first round, they will be advised on the second round requirements and ultimately become a recipient for the bursary award.
CLOSING DATE FOR THE FOR COLOURED GIRLS BURSARY
25 February 2022.
(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 bursary programme, please contact For Coloured Girls directly:
Tel: 064 020 8709
NSFAS National Student Financial Aid Schemes
NSFAS: What is NSFAS?
NSFAS, or National Student Financial Aid Scheme, was established according to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme Act of 1999 and incorporated the Tertiary Education Fund of South Africa (TEFSA), which stopped operating in 2000.