The financial world revolves around the rate of return, the value of money, liabilities, investments, assets and much more. The financial world is a very important part in today’s world and it can be divided into three parts, corporate, public and personal. Every year in South Africa there is a variety of different companies to consider that offer bursaries for finance.
Bursaries for Finance available
1. FNB Bursaries
FNB offers all candidates that have financial problems a bursary to achieve their dreams, as well as goals in life. Candidates who have talent and the potential to make a difference are welcome with open arms. All candidates that would like to have an FNB bursary have to qualify and have all needed documentation.
FNB is a company that would like to help build a better tomorrow with their bursaries. They give hope to students that want to achieve their dreams but financially can’t. With FNB’s bursaries, everyone gets an opportunity to become successful in life.
Annually, FNB puts money aside for their bursaries, their bursaries help cover accommodation, books and tuition fees in every field a candidate has. If you wish to read more about FNB’s bursaries you can visit their web page.
Bursary Service Providers and FNB have partnered together, you can click here for online bursary applications. Companies will be listed on their page where the bursaries can be done.
2. Afrisam Bursaries
Do you wish to succeed in life but your finances say otherwise? Do you wish to finish your studies as well as your education? Studying is very expensive and because of this not a lot of people are fortunate enough to have the money for their studies. The Afrisam bursaries give all qualifying candidates the opportunity to finish all their studies.
Afrisam bursaries can be done online on their website. To apply for a bursary application, you have to have all required information and documentation. On their website at the bottom of the page, you will find a link to their bursary applications. The bursaries can be found under the ‘Careers’ tab.
Before you can apply for an Afrisam bursary, you need to first register with the company. As soon as applications are available, qualifying candidates can register if interested. Make sure you have all the documentation at hand, up to date and ready for applying for a bursary. As soon as you are sure you have all the required documentation, you can create/register an online CV and then apply.
3. Nedbank Bursaries
Nedbank believes that South Africa’s future lays within its youth, thus, the reason why Nedbank created bursaries. They believe that with their bursaries, they can help build a better future. Nedbank’s bursaries are only one in many ways which Nedbank is making a difference. They not only help and uplift candidates but communities as well.
In South Africa, Nedbank is widely known as South Africa’s Green Bank as well as South Africa’s Caring Bank. This is because of their life-changing opportunities as well as their assistance in all the different fields. You can click here if you want an online bursary application. As soon as bursary applications are available you can register with Nedbank and apply.
The bursary application form takes about 45 minutes to complete, so make sure you have enough time to complete it. Make sure you have all needed documentation that is required to apply. If you wish to read more about Nedbank’s bursary program, you can visit their Bursary Program online. When you apply make sure you complete the application form and have filled all the fields.
4. National Treasury Bursaries
The National Treasury Bursaries were created to help their candidates financially complete their studies. The company considers this crucial as well as scarce skilled that are needed in the National Treasury Department. Their bursaries give their candidates the opportunities to finish their studies, gain the skills and qualifications to further their careers. The company’s bursaries give you the opportunities to stable and suitable work environments.
The National Treasury wants to help give South Africa the opportunity to become qualified in a field that will help promote growth in South Africa and the skilled population. Every year, bursaries are given to financially dependent candidates. Online bursary applications are not available yet but you can find relevant application forms here. You can read their information brochure as well as visit their website for more information.
5. SARS Bursaries
Do numbers interest you? Do you have a love for mathematics, law, and accounting? Do you have a knack for mathematics? SARS stands for South Africa Revenue Service. SARS has a bursary program that might interest you.
The SARS bursary program was created to help candidates that deserve it. A lot of their candidates have disadvantaged backgrounds. With the SARS bursary program, they don’t need to worry financially about furthering their studies. SARS wants individuals that show potential, who has a hunger to succeed, who loves and enjoy working with a team and aims for nothing more than success.
At the moment online bursary application is not available, however, all candidates contact Universities close to them to find out. As bursaries become available, SARS will inform all these institutes.
Finance Study Fields
- BCom Law
- Finance – Development
- Engineering – Financial
- Auditing – Internal
- Management – Risk
- Management – Financial
- Policy – Social
- Policy – Public
Universities offering Finance Bursaries Study Fields
- University of Technology
- University of Stellenbosch
- University of Limpopo
- University of the Witwatersrand
- University of free state
- Kwa Zulu Natal University
- University of Cape Town
- Johannesburg University
- University of Pretoria
- University of western cape
- Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
- North-West University
- Rhodes University
There is a wide selection of careers for this profession. Industries to consider for Finance Studies fields are:
- Tax Manager
- Valuation Analyst
- Financial Analyst
- Finance Manager
- Investment Banker
- Financial Planner
You may also look at the following fields:
- Tax Assistant
- Accountant Assistant
- Equity Manager
- Loans Officer
- Internal Auditor