South African Veterinary Foundation Bursary 2021 – 2022

ABOUT THE COMPANY – SAVF

The South African Veterinary Foundation (SAVF) is a non-profit organisation, founded in 1984, whose aim is to raise funds and promote animal education by research and informing the general public. At present, the Foundation has 3 Directors – Dr JJ Viljoen, Dr R Lobetti and Prof RM Kirberger.

The Foundation aims to advance and promote all aspects of Biological Sciences and Veterinary Sciences in South Africa. In order to do so, they aim to support veterinary research, fund veterinary studies by means of loans and bursaries, as well as administer and invest in financial portfolios to hopefully improve the quality of life of human and animals. The SAVF have numerous initiatives whereby organisations or the public can contribute to the well being and support of animals.

The South African Veterinary Foundation (SAVF) began funding 4th and 5th-year veterinary students in 1999 and have funded 36 students to date, to the total value of R235 500.

ABOUT THE SAVF BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

The South African Veterinary Foundation, partnered with Lakato Veterinary Wholesalers, are inviting Veterinary students to apply for the SAVF Bursary. There will be 2 bursaries awarded, to the value of R10 000 each, to BVSc (Veterinary Science) IV and BVSc (Veterinary Science) V students at the University of Pretoria

There will be no service contract or work back obligation on completion of studies.

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ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE SAVF 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):

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE SAVF BURSARY

Students interested in applying must complete the online application at https://savf.org.za/bursaries/
The application process includes the following steps:

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Please note: the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified.

CLOSING DATE

30 April 2021.
(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 the SAVF directly:
Contact Person: Dr Remo Lobetti
Tel: 011 706 6023
Email: rlobetti@mweb.co.za

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