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Return on investment for bursaries calls for holistic support
Return on investment for bursaries calls for holistic supportArticle

The return on investment (ROI) for bursary support must address the high drop-out rate of first years through offerings of holistic student support...

Chantelle Oosthuizen, Issued by Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation 5 May 2021

Third consecutive level one B-BBEE rating for Samsung South Africa
Third consecutive level one B-BBEE rating for Samsung South AfricaArticle

Samsung achieved a third successive Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) level one contribution status...

Issued by Samsung South Africa 5 May 2021

Part 1: Transformation in action; a Dentsu story
Part 1: Transformation in action; a Dentsu storyArticle

Over the last 10 years at Dentsu, we have grown from 40 to 1,500 people regionally as well as expanding our regional footprint into 10 market startups resulting in over 33 affiliate local partners on the African continent...

Issued by Dentsu 3 May 2021

The Nedbank IMC puts spotlight on scarce skills through bursary programme
The Nedbank IMC puts spotlight on scarce skills through bursary programmeArticle

Nedbank IMC is offering a 50% discounted ticket price to students. The 2021 IMC bursary scheme is also encouraging potential young talent into the world of marketing...

Issued by IMC Conference 30 Apr 2021

Doing it her way
Doing it her wayArticle

Ipfani Singo (29), known as Hope, wanted to be a Chartered Accountant [CA(SA)] from as early as Grade 4. Yet her journey to becoming a chartered accountant has not been easy for her. Thankfully Hope had Thuthuka to hold her hand...

Issued by SAICA 23 Apr 2021

Aspiring engineers given a lifeline at CUT
Aspiring engineers given a lifeline at CUTArticle

One avenue of funding available to aspiring engineers who are classified among the 'missing middle' is through a partnership between ISFAP and CUT...

Issued by SAICA 22 Apr 2021

Last chance to apply for these 9 bursaries
Last chance to apply for these 9 bursariesArticle

For students who have not secured tertiary study funding for the 2021 or 2022 academic year, here are nine bursaries you could apply for - all closing on 30 April 2021...

20 Apr 2021

'Make a decision that is right for you!'
'Make a decision that is right for you!'Article

Zanele Maduna CA(SA) (28) is currently a senior fund accountant at BNP Paribas in the Jersey Channel Islands but says she is currently transitioning from corporate life to full-time entrepreneurship...

Issued by SAICA 20 Apr 2021

Design Indaba recruits Thabisa Mjo, Cole Ndelu to select emerging creatives for 2021
Design Indaba recruits Thabisa Mjo, Cole Ndelu to select emerging creatives for 2021Article

Design Indaba has recruited Thabisa Mjo and Cole Ndelu to oversee the curation of this year's cohort of young designers...

15 Apr 2021

NSFAS funded students urged to order laptops online
NSFAS funded students urged to order laptops onlineArticle

All NSFAS-funded students registered at a public university and Technical and Vocational Education and Training colleges are being reminded to order laptops online...

14 Apr 2021

South Africa's higher education funding system can be more realistic without betraying ideals
South Africa's higher education funding system can be more realistic without betraying idealsArticle

Ongoing student protests in South Africa have once again highlighted various problems with higher education funding. They boil down to challenges of affordability and sustainability...

Gerald Wangenge-Ouma 7 Apr 2021

A story of hope
A story of hopeArticle

Since the inception of the Hillensberg Trust, students at the NWU have received bursaries to the value of over R5m...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 30 Mar 2021

NWU competition discovers and develops next generation of female engineers
NWU competition discovers and develops next generation of female engineersArticle

Are you a high school girl looking at the world around you and imagining ways in which you can make it better? You may be part of the next generation of female engineers...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 25 Mar 2021

MaXhosa Africa is committed towards a R700,000 education endorsement for 2021 students
MaXhosa Africa is committed towards a R700,000 education endorsement for 2021 studentsArticle

The Tastic brand has once again brought to the fore the true spirit of ubuntu and generosity through an educational fund that is driven by the need to support students across South Africa...

Issued by DNA Brand Architects 16 Mar 2021

NSFAS Bursary Guidelines to be finalised next week
NSFAS Bursary Guidelines to be finalised next weekArticle

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) Bursary Guidelines for university students will be finalised within the course of next week and released to institutions as soon as possible...

12 Mar 2021

Tendai Mtawarira's The Beast Foundation aims to uplift, inspire youth
Tendai Mtawarira's The Beast Foundation aims to uplift, inspire youthArticle

Tendai Mtawarira, more fondly known as 'The Beast' in rugby circles, has established The Beast Foundation which aims to inspire, unite and build Africa's youth...

9 Mar 2021

NGOs warn latest budget will have bad outcomes for education
NGOs warn latest budget will have bad outcomes for educationArticle

Section27 and Equal Education (EE) say that although more funds have been allocated to education in the latest budget, funding for basic education in real...

Marecia Damons 26 Feb 2021

#BudgetSpeech2021: Education to remain a priority in 2021
#BudgetSpeech2021: Education to remain a priority in 2021Article

While education continues to be a priority, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has announced that government will in the next three years trim expenditure in the learning and culture function...

24 Feb 2021

Highs and lows - the class of 2020
Highs and lows - the class of 2020Article

Despite the class of 2020's individual success, serious issues remain with the quality of academic outcomes in SA, warns Saica's Chantyl Mulder...

Issued by SAICA 24 Feb 2021

The launch of The Forge by Machine_ unlocks a world of opportunities for young creative talent
The launch of The Forge by Machine_ unlocks a world of opportunities for young creative talentArticle

With the aim of addressing inclusion and diversity in the advertising and communications industry, Machine_ has launched The Forge - which aims to find, mentor and grow young creative talent...

Issued by Machine_ 22 Feb 2021

How will new tax and labour legislation affect your business?
How will new tax and labour legislation affect your business?Article

2020 will likely forever be remembered for its major challenges, including many personal losses caused by Covid-19. In the wake of a year of lockdowns, job losses, and more, both businesses and staff are looking to the annual Budget Speech happening on 24 February with a mixture of hope and dread...

19 Feb 2021

The pandemic of the missing middle
The pandemic of the missing middleArticle

One pandemic has been with us for several years, and if we do not make concerted efforts to address it, it will continue to plague us for many years to come. It is the pandemic of the 'missing middle'...

Morné du Toit, Issued by SAICA 16 Feb 2021

Apply for Gibela bursary for engineering
Apply for Gibela bursary for engineeringArticle

Train-maker, Gibela is offering 210 bursaries to eligible candidates this year, for post-matric study in an array of engineering-related fields...

5 Feb 2021

#BehindtheMask: Tilesh Bhaga, creative technologist at Grey Africa
#BehindtheMask: Tilesh Bhaga, creative technologist at Grey AfricaArticle

This week I catch up with Tilesh Bhaga, creative technologist at Grey Advertising Africa...

Evan-Lee Courie 2 Feb 2021

Accurate Agent Group helping position businesses for success across Africa
Accurate Agent Group helping position businesses for success across AfricaArticle

Accurate Agent Group has set out to help businesses and leaders across Africa thrive in 2021 and beyond, through strategic business management solutions, in the new business environment created by Covid-19...

Issued by TR Brand Communications & Events 27 Jan 2021

2021 SAIW bursary recipients announced
2021 SAIW bursary recipients announcedArticle

Fhumulani Netshakhuma and Palesa Mokoena have been named this year's winners of the SAIW welding student training bursaries worth R120,000 each...

21 Jan 2021

Last chance to apply for 2021 MultiChoice bursary programme
Last chance to apply for 2021 MultiChoice bursary programmeArticle

Bursaries worth R26 million are still available to 236 students in tertiary education this year, courtesy of MultiChoice South Africa...

21 Jan 2021

5 Futurebanker bursaries available for BBA degree
5 Futurebanker bursaries available for BBA degreeArticle

The 2021 Futurebanker bursary programme has been launched by the Facilitation Workshop and comprises five bursaries for the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree...

20 Jan 2021

How to fund your 2021 journey through higher education
How to fund your 2021 journey through higher educationArticle

"Education is a powerful tool that helps to advance societies, driving innovation and birthing new industries that boost economies," says Leana de Beer, CEO of Feenix. But for many young South Africans, tertiary education is restricted - often seen to be expensive or out of reach for those who can't get funding through NSFAS, bursaries or student loans...

11 Jan 2021

Hollywoodbets, Lighthouse Foundation pledge R1m towards bursary project
Hollywoodbets, Lighthouse Foundation pledge R1m towards bursary projectArticle

As part of 'The Future is Bright' campaign, South African bookmaker Hollywoodbets and the Lighthouse Foundation - founded by local celebrity Nomzamo Mbatha, are expanding their support towards the tertiary education sector by investing a further R1m in 2021...

21 Dec 2020

YFM, Hollywoodbets R100k bursary project
YFM, Hollywoodbets R100k bursary projectArticle

YFM and South African bookmaker, Hollywoodbets, are showing their support of tertiary education by making a R100,000 investment in bursaries for 2021 through their "The Future is Bright" project...

17 Dec 2020

Nomawonga Khumalo's short film, 'Five Tiger' selected for 2021 Sundance Film Fest
Nomawonga Khumalo's short film, 'Five Tiger' selected for 2021 Sundance Film FestArticle

Five Tiger, the short film debut of South African writer/director Nomawonga Khumalo has been selected to play in the 2021 Sundance Film Festival...

17 Dec 2020

Finalists in top startup competition grow their businesses with Snapplify Cloud Services
Finalists in top startup competition grow their businesses with Snapplify Cloud ServicesArticle

Three South African edtech companies have been named regional finalists in the Global EdTech Startup Awards (GESAwards) - the world's largest edtech startup competition, led by a group of leading education innovation organisations...

Issued by Snapplify 24 Nov 2020

#FundaFriday makes education more feasible at these institutions...
#FundaFriday makes education more feasible at these institutions...Article

Nearly 30 education institutions for higher learning have joined #FundaFriday, a campaign that plans to use Black Friday as an opportunity to offer short courses, training and higher certificates at huge discounts...

23 Nov 2020

#Newsmaker: Tshepo Tumahole wins Loeries Young Creatives Award
#Newsmaker: Tshepo Tumahole wins Loeries Young Creatives AwardArticle

Tshepo Tumahole, a copywriter at Joe Public along with Jarryd Duthoit, a finishing artist at Left Post Productions, was awarded the 2020 Loeries Brand South Africa Young Creatives Award last week...

Jessica Tennant 23 Nov 2020

Copywriter and finishing artist win the Loeries Brand South Africa Young Creatives Award
Copywriter and finishing artist win the Loeries Brand South Africa Young Creatives AwardArticle

Two gifted young creatives, Tshepo Tumahole, a copywriter at Joe Public, and Jarryd Duthoit, a finishing artist at Left Post Productions, have been awarded the 2020 Loeries Brand South Africa Young Creatives Award...

Issued by Loeries 18 Nov 2020

6 Capsicum Culinary Studio bursaries to be won - entries close soon
6 Capsicum Culinary Studio bursaries to be won - entries close soonArticle

Capsicum Culinary Studio is calling aspiring chefs to enter its Chef Talent Scout Competition for the chance of winning one of six bursaries - with the combined value of R740,000 - including the ultimate prize of a three-year bursary towards the study of the school's Advanced Culinary Arts Programme valued at R200,000...

3 Nov 2020

10 semi-finalists announced for Global Edtech Startup Awards (GESA) South Africa
10 semi-finalists announced for Global Edtech Startup Awards (GESA) South AfricaArticle

Following a judging process facilitated by industry leader Snapplify, the UK South Africa Tech Hub, delivering the GESAwards in South Africa have announced the regional shortlist of South African semi-finalists...

Issued by Snapplify 30 Oct 2020

Bursary to empower the next generation of marketing professionals
Bursary to empower the next generation of marketing professionalsArticle

The AAA School of Advertising is proud to partner with alumnus Abey Mokgwatsane and The Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) to empower the next generation of marketing professionals...

Issued by AAA School of Advertising 26 Oct 2020

Choosing the right tertiary institution
Choosing the right tertiary institutionArticle

AAA gives high school students a taste of tertiary student life...

Issued by AAA School of Advertising 23 Oct 2020

Win big with the Ad Room!
Win big with the Ad Room!Article

The AAA School of Advertising's Ad Room, open to grade 11 and 12 learners, is a platform developed to find the next storytellers, visual thinkers and strategic thinkers ready to create a career in a creative space...

Issued by AAA School of Advertising 20 Oct 2020

Marketing degree bursary on offer from Abey Mokgwatsane
Marketing degree bursary on offer from Abey MokgwatsaneArticle

The ACA has a vested interest in addressing transformation within the industry and the economic barriers to attaining qualifications in the advertising profession, and is pleased to announce that it has secured funding from well-known industry professional Abey Mokgwatsane, to administer a bursary on his behalf...

Issued by Association for Communication and Advertising 19 Oct 2020

Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards: 2020 winners announced!
Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards: 2020 winners announced!Article

Pauli van Wyk was named Journalist of the Year, at this year's virtual Standard Bank Sikuvile Awards, for "Cruising Nicely on VBS Money", which together with her "The Elements of a Bank Heist" made up the body of work that was named South African Story of the Year...

16 Oct 2020

Collaborating to empower Youth - IIE Rosebank College and Isipho Admin
Collaborating to empower Youth - IIE Rosebank College and Isipho AdminArticle

IIE Rosebank College and Isipho Admin have collaborated to empower South African youth. We believe our vision of changing lives and theirs' of improving lives by providing entry into the Executive Assistant profession, is a definite recipe for success...

Issued by Rosebank College 8 Oct 2020

Former beneficiaries rally behind Ons Plek to help keep it open
Former beneficiaries rally behind Ons Plek to help keep it openArticle

With Cape Town's only care organisation for girl street children, Ons Plek, threatened with closure due to a significant funding gap exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic, assistance from some of its former beneficiaries is pouring in...

8 Oct 2020

What is shaping culture? Forgotten history
What is shaping culture? Forgotten historyArticle

Brett Rogers explores the edges of culture and how things are changing, providing valuable insights for brands wanting to understand who and what is shaping culture...

Brett Rogers 6 Oct 2020

Dentsu Aegis Network launches bursary scheme
Dentsu Aegis Network launches bursary schemeArticle

Dentsu Aegis Network has announced the launch of the Dentsu Aegis Network Bursary Scheme. Currently, students can apply for funding assistance for the remaining 2020 academic year as well as submit their application for 2021...

Issued by Dentsu 1 Oct 2020

Thami Moatshe, head of mergers & acquisitions, Servest
#WomensMonth: Mentorships will help fast track a new pool of women in financeArticle

We continue to hear the lament about the low numbers of women CEOs, CFOs, and women in finance or in leadership and decision-making positions...

Thami Moatshe 27 Aug 2020

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