Thuthuka Bursary

Thuthuka Teaching Bursary – Kindly read through these requirements thoroughly, before downloading the application form on the link below.

Thuthuka Bursary Requirements

  • The learner must be African or Coloured
  • The learner must be a South African Citizen
  • The learner must obtain at least 60% on Mathematics (5 or above on the NSC Scale of Achievement) NOT MATHS LITERACY
  • The learner must be in Grade 12 intending on studying BComm Accounting
  • The learner must be financially needy and will be assessed using the NSFAS MEANS TEST to confirm financial need

The Process of Awarding Thuthuka Bursary

The application must have met the above criteriaThe learner must have applied or be in the process of applying to one of the following tertiary institutions:

  •         University of Johannesburg
  •         University of Cape Town (Bachelor of Commerce code CB011)
  •         Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
  •         Stellenbosch University
  •         University of Pretoria
  •         University of Orange Free State
  •         University of Witwatersrand (WITS)
  •         North West University – Mafikeng

Once the learner has met the above criteria they will be called in for testingDepending on the test results then the learner may be called in for an interview.Once the learner has met all the above requirements and gone through the relevant test and interview only then will the bursary be provisionally awarded to the learner pending the final Grade 12 results.

How to Apply

Download the Thuthuka Bursary Application Form and supporting documents (74Kb PDF) Postal address:
Thuthuka Bursary Fund
P.O. Box 59875
Closing Date: 30 April 2015

Note: This bursary is now closed. Online bursaries available