South Africa’s National Treasury invites exceptional matric scholars and/or university students to apply for their bursary programme for starting in the 2013 academic year. This bursary programme is aimed at only those South African students and scholars who hard-workers. “If you are in matric: You have a grade 12 certificate with university exemption and an aggregate of 65% or higher . OR If you are already in university: You have obtained an average of 60% or higher for the previous year of study at university ”.

Who qualifies for the National Treasury Bursary Programme 2013?

  • You are a South African citizen
  • You meet the entry requirements for your chosen field of study (provide proof ofregistration or provisional acceptance at the university)
  • Financial need
  • You must be studying or intending to study in one or more of the fields stated below:
  1. Economics
  2. Accounting
  3. Taxation
  4. Econometrics
  5. Statistics/Mathematics
  • If you are in matric: You have a grade 12 certificate with university exemptionand an aggregate of 65% or higher
  • If you are already in university: You have obtained an average of 60% orhigher for the previous year of study at university

If awarded to you, the bursary will cover your tuition fees, registration, prescribed books only , and accommodation at an official university residence and meals .

How to apply for the National Treasury Bursary Scheme 2013?

Complete and submit the National Treasury Bursary application form Download the Application Form, and attach the following:

  • Updated CV
  • Certified copy of your SA identity document
  • Full official academic transcripts/results
  • Motivational letter
  • Proof of registration or provisional acceptance at university
  • Proof of parent’s income statement/salary advice

Submit completed applications via e-mail to gdp@treasury.gov.za

Closing  date for applications : 31 July 2012