Public Investment Corporation (PIC) Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020

By | January 25, 2019

Public Investment Corporation (PIC) Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020

ABOUT THE COMPANY – PIC

The Public Investment Corporation SOC Ltd (PIC) is under ownership of the South African Government and is the only South African investment management company, whose focus is solely on the public sector.

As a leading investment management company in Africa, its top clients include: the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF), the Compensation Commissioner Fund (CC), the Associated Institutions Pension Fund (AIPF), the Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) and the Compensation Commissioner: Pension Fund (CCPF).
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The PIC bursary will be awarded within the following core and non-core disciplines:

 
  • Accounting
  • Investment
  • Finance-related fields
  • Human Resources
  • Law
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Sciences
  • Humanities

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted – if you have not received any feedback by 31 January 2019, please consider your application unsuccessful.
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

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):

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 60% in latest results
  • Studying or intend on studying towards a full-time qualification in one of the aforementioned fields of study (undergraduate only)
  • Studying or accepted to study at an accredited tertiary institute
  • Good academic record
  • Currently unemployed
  • Proven financial need
  • NOT currently funded by another bursary award/ NSFAS
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HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the Public Investment Corporation Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
 

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Most recent academic results (certified copy)
  • University acceptance letter, if currently in Matric
  • University fee quotation, if currently in Matric
  • University proof of registration, if currently at tertiary level
  • University fee quotation/ statement, if currently at tertiary level
  • Proof of household monthly income (latest payslips)
  • Proof of residence (no PO Box/ Postnet address)
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Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email: bursaryapplication2019@pic.gov.za

2) Post:
Public Investment Corporation
Bursary Department
Private Bag X187
Pretoria
South Africa
0001
 

CLOSING DATE

17 November 2019.
(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 PIC directly:
The Public Investment Corporation SOC Ltd (PIC)
Tel: 012 742 3400/ 012 742 3560/ 012 742 2300
Email: bursaryapplication2019@pic.gov.za

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South African Bursaries Open All Year Round