Applications are invited for Vodacom Bursary Scheme to undertake full-time undergraduate studies in a South African tertiary institution. The application deadline is 30 August 2016.

Brief Description: The Vodacom External Bursary Programme enables South African citizens to obtain bursaries for full-time studies at accredited tertiary institutions for degrees at undergraduate level in specific fields of study, which meet the particular needs and skills requirements of the Vodacom Group.

Eligibility: Applicants need to meet the following requirements:

  • Be a South African citizen
  • Undertake full-time undergraduate studies in a South African tertiary institution
  • Pass Grade 12 with an exemption
  • Obtain a minimum “B” symbol in both Mathematics and Science Higher Grade
  • Be younger than 25 years
  • Applicants may apply if already a first year (or higher) of studies in an accredited South African tertiary institution and meet all criteria above.

Award Includes: This tuition covers tuition, books, residence and a yearly cash allowance.

Study Program: Bursaries are available to pursue undergraduate programme.

Study Major: Applicants can apply for a Vodacom Bursary if they intend to gain a qualification in one of the following fields of study:

  • Electrical or Electronic Engineering (Light Current only)
  • Actuarial Science
  • Mathematics/Mathematical Sciences
  • Statistics
  • Information Technology
  • BSc Computer Science
  • BSc Computer Engineering
  • Information Systems
  • Bcom (Accounting/Finance/Economics)
  • Digital Marketing.

Host Organization: South African tertiary institution

National/International Students: South African citizens are eligible to apply for this bursary.

Governing Body: Vodacom

Application Procedure: Complete the form & email to The form can also be faxed to 086 609 7183.

Submission Deadline: Applications for bursaries open on 1 July and must be submitted by 30 August 2016.

For more details visit the official site.