MultiChoice Bursary Scheme 2022 for South African Students
MultiChoice Bursary Scheme 2022: MultiChoice South Africa has opened applications for its R20 million bursary scheme for the 2022 academic year. The MultiChoice South Africa Bursary aims to help approximately 200 students.
When is the Application Deadline:
15 February 2022.
Tell Me About MultiChoice Bursary Scheme:
For the 2022 bursary scheme, ten of these students will be funded via the Nomzamo Lighthouse Foundation – an organisation that invests in the future of South African youth – of which MultiChoice is a partner. The bursaries extends beyond tuition fees and include registration fees, accommodation costs, and an annual living allowance.
“As technological developments continue to advance at a rapid pace, there is a critical need for a dynamic workforce in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics in order for our country to keep up with the rest of the world,” said Nyiko Shiburi, CEO of MultiChoice South Africa. “We see the value in opening doors for youth to build the skills within our industry, shaping the professionals who will lead us into the future.”
Which Fields are Eligible?
The MultiChoice Bursary is open to students in all years of study, including students who have enrolled for their first post-graduate degree that is focused on the STEM discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), particularly:
- Actuarial Science
- Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering
- Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
- Information Technology (AI and Robotics)
- Data and Information Science
- Digital Media Technologies
What Type of Scholarship is this?
Who can apply for MultiChoice Bursary Scheme?
In order to apply applicants must:
- Be a South African citizen.
- Be registered at a South African Institute of Higher Learning.
- Meet the eligibility and qualifying requirements as indicated on the application form.
Which Countries are Eligible?
Where will Award be Taken?
How Many Scholarships will be Given?
What is the Benefit of MultiChoice Bursary Scheme?
The bursaries extends beyond tuition fees and include registration fees, accommodation costs, and an annual living allowance.
How to Apply for MultiChoice Bursary Scheme:
An external bursary management entity (Skills 123) has been procured to support with facilitation of the bursary administration. This bursary management provider has partnered with youth marketing specialists, Student Village, who have a wide reach across different campuses countrywide.
Applications are now open and close on 15 February 2022. To register and apply, click here.