NYDA Bursaries – The Bursary Fund from NYDA provides financial assistance to help and support young academically talented individuals who have been accepted to further their education from any accredited institutions of higher learning in South Africa. The applicants must be interested in furthering their studies in fields of studies that are inline with the priority growth sectors and scarce skills as indicated in the labor planning framework in South Africa.
The NYDA bursary fund aims to be the biggest bursary fund in Africa. The fund is aimed to financially assist deserving South Africans who meets the requirements stipulated by NYDA. All applicants who are interested to apply for the bursary fund must be accepted or admitted to study at either or Universities, Universities of Technology and/or Training Collages in South Africa.
International applicants maybe considered as long as they have been endorsed by the South African government or a credible public figure and/or private agency.
The NYDA Bursary fund covers the following:
100% financial studying cost
The Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund
is in honour of the late struggle icon, Solomon Kalushi Mahlangu, a young member of Umkhonto Wesizwe who was wrongfully arrested and in 1979, aged 23, executed under apartheid laws.
Applicants who will be considered for the bursary are those who have been accepted to register in the following fields of study:
NYDA Bursaries Available
• Information Technology
• Development Studies
• Supply Chain Management
How to Apply
Applications are to be made directly to the participating University / University of Technology which has full responsibility for receiving, processing applications and selecting recipients. Download Application Form 2015 for University Studies OR Download Application Form 2015 for FET Studies are available on the NYDA website and all NYDA branches.
Applications to FET Colleges must be submitted directly to NYDA for the attention of Mr Sihle Mlaba,
11 Broadwalk Avenue,
Halfway House Midrand,
Note: This bursary is now closed