UFS Honours And Masters Bursary South Africa 2024
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROVIDER – UFS
UFS Honours And Masters Bursary South Africa | The University of the Free State (UFS) is one of the oldest and most reputable South African tertiary institutions. It opened its doors in 1904 and was then known as Grey University. Today, this institution consists of many campuses with two diverse ones in Bloemfontein and Qwaqwa, housing more than 40 000 students in seven faculties. Over the years, UFS has seen an increasing amount of international students and associates as well as a growth in community involvement.
ABOUT THE UFS BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
The University of the Free State (UFS) is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2024 academic year.
Bursaries will be awarded for Honours and Masters studies at UFS, to students in need of financial support.
MORE ABOUT THE UFS BURSARY PROGRAMME – VALUE & OBLIGATION
Students will receive funding to the value of R41 000 each.
Bursary recipients will be required to be available for 120 hours during the academic year for duties as CTL tutors, student and academic assistants and markers, with responsibilities as assigned to them by the university. Students will be paid for these hours while completing their studies.
Zabusaries.com is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all details about the UFS Bursary.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE UFS 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):
Honours bursary applicants:
- You must have achieved a minimum final mark average of 70%
- You must intend on applying for and completing a Master’s degree, after completion of the Honours degree
- You must meet the admission requirements of the Faculty at UFS
Masters bursary applicants:
- You must have achieved a minimum Honours mark of 70%
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE UFS BURSARY
Applications must be submitted online at: UFS Bursary Application 2024
Enter “Zabusaries.com” in the field asking how you heard about the UFS Bursary.
CLOSING DATE FOR THE UFS BURSARY
22 September 2023.
(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 University of the Free State (UFS) directly:
Tel: 051 401 9111
Please do NOT contact Canon Collins if this scholarship has already closed. View our other bursaries open for application here
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