The South African Reserve Bank provides bursaries to students in relevant fields of study who are from disadvantaged backgrounds.
In support of the corporate social initiatives of the Bank and the Bank’s External Bursary Scheme, a number of external bursaries are made available annually to needy qualifying Grade 12 pupils (external bursars) to embark on full-time studies.
About South African Reserve Bank
Established in 1971, the South African Reserve Bank mandate centers on fulfilling its price and financial stability to meaningfully contribute towards the economic well-being of all South Africans.
South African Reserve Bank is South Africa`s central bank and the fourth central bank established in the world and making it the oldest central bank in Africa. The bank’s responsibilities include issuing and destroying banknotes and coins, managing the national payments system, Supervising the banking system, and many other functions.
Requirements for South African Reserve Bank Bursary Scheme
The studies that students intend to pursue shall have a bearing on, but not be limited to, the functions and activities of the Bank. (For more information on the Bank, visit the Bank’s website: www.resbank.co.za). This includes, for example; Economics, Actuarial Sciences, Mathematical Statistics, Information Technology, Finance, Law, and Accounting, but also includes, for example, Medicine, Dentistry, and Social Work.
A bursary will be granted from the first academic year and reviewed annually. Bursary holders need not reapply for the bursary each year. The total number of students and related bursary costs will be reviewed annually.
The Bank will provide students who are Bank bursary holders, vacation work opportunities that are funded by the Bank.
How to Apply for the South African Reserve Bank Bursary Scheme
To apply for the ongoing South African Reserve Bank Bursary Scheme is not as difficult as you think. All Interested and qualified candidates are to click on the “Apply Now” button below to get started
It should be noted that all Interested and qualified candidates are to apply for the South African Reserve Bank Bursary Scheme on or before September 30, 2021