Higher education has proven over the years that further education can help anyone achieve their personal and career goals. You will never know when your next opportunity might come by, better equip yourself with the right resources in preparation of your next career defining moments of your life
FNB have invested a lot of money in the youth of South Africa with the aim and focus to improve the country’s economy at large. The FNB Bursary Programme initiative is aimed at giving financially disadvantaged and potential academically strong students access to finance to further their education.
There’s no doubt that many people, mostly potential students fall for student loans which are provided at a ridiculous interest rates. If you strongly believe in yourself, have good academic results, please don’t resort to loans, simply get in touch with one of the FNB bursary partners to get financial aid by credible and trusted institutions.
The initiative have identified a gap for a pressing need for access to tertiary education at the universities among financially deserving students with potential. FNB has therefore partnered with reputable bursary service providers to offer access to education, as well as providing extensive mentorship and support to the students.
FNB Bursary Providers
FNB have partnered with established bursary service providers dedicated to help students with good academic results access to higher education at the universities. FNB will administer the programme to ensure compliance with the policy. Only qualifying students will be granted bursaries.
The following are the selected partners with FNB in the Bursary Programme.
|Bursary Service Providers||Focus||Website||Contact number|
|African Scholars Fund||Further Education and Training Colleges||www.asf.org.za||021 689-9094|
|Career Wise||Commerce, Science and Engineering||www.careerwise.co.za||011 484-7505|
|Rural Education Access Programme||Commerce, Science and Engineering||www.reap.org.za||021 696-5500|
|SAICA Thuthuka Bursary Fund||Accounting Only||www.saica.co.za||08610 72422|
|South African Actuary Development Programme||Actuarial Science Only||www.saadp.co.za||011 642-2202|
|Study Trust||Commerce, Science and Engineering||www.studytrust.org.za||011 726-5604|
|Tertiary School in Business Administration||Bachelor of Business Administration||www.tsiba.org.za||021 532-2750|
The programme is mostly focused on Mathematics and Physical Science at the secondary education level. The objective of this initiative is to improve the performance of previously disadvantaged learners in Mathematics and Science, thus enabling them to study and qualify in disciplines such as medicine, engineering and actuarial science.
To find out more detailed information, please contact the bursary service providers directly to learn more about the application process and how the funding goes about.
Visit www.fnb.co.za for more information.