KnowBe4 partners with the Center of Cyber Safety and Education (ISC2) to offer the KnowBe4 Women of Colour in Cybersecurity (South Africa) Scholarship. This is to promote global education and diversity in the field of cybersecurity amongst women.
The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation is providing an opportunity for students to apply for the High School scholarship for the academic year of 2024.
HP Inc is providing an opportunity for students to apply for the bursary programme for the upcoming academic year of 2023.
The bursary is applicable for the following fields at the Undergraduate level in Computer Science & Computer Engineering
The IDC is providing an opportunity to students to apply for the scholarship for the upcoming year of 2024. Academically gifted students who lack the funds to continue their education will be given bursaries.
Applicants should be studying or intend to study full-time toward Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM qualifications), including Accounting/Financial Studies and Law.
The Cisco Charitable Trust is offering bursaries to a certain number of students each year who are in need of financial assistance. The bursary will be awarded to students who want to pursue a career in IT or CS.
Imfundo Trust is initiated by the Old Mutual Investment Group (OMIG) which intends to improve the pool of qualified professionals in the asset management industry. Since its founding in 2011, it has given about R4 000 000 every year on scholarships. Imfundo Trust centered deserving black individuals especially women, on acquiring higher education at the top South African universities.
The area of Health Science is considered as a skill shortage in the nation. Hence, to encourage students to pursue studies in this field the Western Cape Department of Health is offering bursaries. The bursaries are awarded to students who wish to study in the field of health sciences but have insufficient financial means to do so.
The PRF grants bursaries towards obtaining BS for an honours, Masters and PhD degrees.
Bursaries are generally awarded only to South African citizens and a limited number of bursaries may be awarded to non-South African candidates.
The PRF bursary does not give support for applicants who are full-time employees or any salary-receiving employees.
The bursary offers financial benefits to women located in South Africa, the USA, and Canada. In South Africa, it is called “Margaret McNamara Educational Grants for African Women.” The total bursary amounts to $15,000 annually. The low amount award is $7,000 or R 99,000. But the total amount will vary depending on funds availability and exchange rates.
Amazon Development Center launched Amazon Recruitment Bursary for people with disadvantaged backgrounds. Upon selection, applicants will receive funding from Amazon. The funding will include accommodation, academic costs and tuition fees. Successful applicants for Amazon Recruitment Bursary will also receive paid formal Amazon internships.