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SU set to offer DeepMind postgraduate scholarships to underrepresented groups

Stellenbosch University (SU) is the first African university to be awarded scholarships by DeepMind, a London-based organisation focused on artificial intelligence research and its application in the real world...

11 Aug 2020

NSFAS officially opens applications for 2021

Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister, Dr Blade Nzimande, on Monday officially opened the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) 2021 application cycle...

4 Aug 2020

NWU student housing shortages addressed

The North-West University is not allowing the Covid-19 pandemic to interfere with its commitment to dealing with student accommodation. Work on residences with hundreds of beds is under way...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 31 Jul 2020

The Global Citizen Fellowship Program powered by BeyGood offers 10 paid, year-long placements in South Africa annually

Global Citizen Africa has announced candidates for the second annual Global Citizen Fellowship Program powered by BeyGood...

Issued by OnPoint PR 30 Jul 2020

Applications open for annual Shoprite bursary

The Shoprite Group has opened bursary applications for the 2021 academic year...

6 Jul 2020

NSFAS improving payment system for student allowances

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) says it has been working on innovations to improve the disbursement of students' allowances to eliminate all third parties from the disbursement chain...

2 Jul 2020

Thuthuka: A programme that makes all the difference

In the 2019 Saica Nation Building Impact Report, Saica CEO Freeman Nomvalo says: "As Saica celebrates its fortieth anniversary this year, we remain committed to our higher purpose of building a better world and illustrating the integral role our noble profession plays in securing the future of our country..."

By Lia Labuschagne, Issued by SAICA 30 Jun 2020

AGOF Scholarship programme open for applications

Allan Gray Orbis Foundation is calling on young learners to apply for its scholarship programme that focuses on developing the next generation of entrepreneurs...

22 Jun 2020

New scholarship at UFH for Law, Accounting undergrads

The University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape has launched a new scholarship which prioritises South African first-year, full-time Law and Accounting students at the university...

8 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Nicole Cupido shares her view on education and mental health

This Youth Month, together with Pride Factor, young and confident 'thought leaders' share what they think the business community can do better to address the needs of the youth...

2 Jun 2020

#LockdownLessons: Education and technology are not two separate things

Rebecca Pretorius, Country Manager at Crimson Education, shares her experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how the organisation is navigating these unusual times...

By Shan Radcliffe 29 May 2020

NSFAS students urged to use allowances to buy devices

Students receiving aid from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) have been urged to use their learning material allowances to purchase learning devices so they can learn remotely during lockdown...

26 May 2020

PAMSA bursary, research programme application extended

The Paper Manufacturers Association of South Africa has extended the application deadline for its Masters of Engineering bursary and research programme until 22 June...

22 May 2020

Programme helps SA students get scholarships to study overseas

Applications are now open for the EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Programme. Through regular meetings and seminars, this programme, funded by the United States Mission to South Africa, supports talented and determined learners and students from low-income backgrounds, to apply for scholarships and admission to colleges and universities in the United States...

19 May 2020

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