Thuthuka Teaching Bursary

Thuthuka Teaching Bursaries

Thuthuka Teaching Bursaries – Kindly read through these requirements thoroughly, note that the below before downloading the application forms.

Thuthuka Teaching Bursaries 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 Teaching Bursaries

The application must have met the above criteria
The 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 students have met the above requirement/criteria, applicants will be called in to write a test in relation to this teaching bursary. Note that depending on the test results of the applicants only thereafter applicants will be called for an interview. Therefore only applicants who will be successful in the selection process, pass the test and success in the interview will then be awarded the bursary for teaching. Note this bursary will be provisionally awarded to applicants whos matric final results are pending.

How to Apply

Download the Thuthuka Bursary Application Form and supporting documents (74Kb PDF)  here
Once the application form has be downloaded, completed with all required documents attached only then applicants can send the application form to the below address.
Postal address:
Thuthuka Bursary Fund
P.O. Box 59875
Note this bursary is now closed.