SAWISE Angus Scholarship South Africa 2023 – 2024
ABOUT THE COMPANY – SAWISE
SAWISE Angus Scholarship South Africa | The Association of South African Women in Science and Engineering (SA WISE) was formed to strengthen the role of females within the science and engineering faculty in South Africa.
The association aims to pursue the following goals: drawing attention to female scientists and engineers; emphasizing and addressing issues faced by females in the Engineering and Science sectors; campaigning for the advancement of females in Science and Engineering; providing strong role models and leadership for those wanting to enter the Engineering and Science fields (particularly young people).
ABOUT THE SAWISE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
The Association of South African Women in Science and Engineering (SA WISE) is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2023 academic year.
Bursaries will be awarded to Black female students from Sub-Saharan Africa, for studies towards any Science or Engineering Postgraduate qualification (Honours level or 4th-year equivalent).
ABOUT THE SAWISE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE
Scholarships will be awarded to the value of R15 000 per annum. Recipients will be required to become active members of SAWISE.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted – if you do not receive any feedback, please consider your application unsuccessful.
Zabusaries.com is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all details about the SAWISE Angus Scholarship.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE SAWISE 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):
- You must be female
- You must be Black (African, Coloured or Indian)
- You must be from any sub-Saharan African country (Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Democratic Republic), Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Réunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia, Zimbabwe)
- You must be studying or intend on studying towards a Science or Engineering Postgraduate qualification, in 2023
- You must be studying or intend on studying at a recognised and accredited University in South Africa
- You must have achieved a minimum overall result of 70% for your final year of study
- Preference will be given to South African citizens
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE SAWISE SCHOLARSHIP
Applications must be submitted in 2 steps:
1) Apply online at; SAWISE Angus Scholarship Application 2023
Enter “Zabusaries.com” in the field asking how you heard about the SAWISE Angus Scholarship.
2) Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation, via email to: email@example.com
(Insert the words “SAWISE Angus Scholarship 2023” in the email subject line)
The submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified:
- ID document (certified copy)
- Official academic transcript/ record (on institutions letterhead)
- Proof of acceptance for 2023, if applicable (on the institution’s letterhead)
- Curriculum Vitae
- Motivational letter to support your application (approximately 350 words) (read our tips on how to write a motivational letter for your bursary application)
- 2 contactable references (read our tips on how to get a reference letter/ testimonial for your bursary application)
CLOSING DATE FOR THE SAWISE SCHOLARSHIP
27 January 2023.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
CONTACT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDER
For any queries related to this scholarship programme, please contact the Association of South African Women in Science and Engineering (SA WISE) directly:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
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.