Vodacom Merit Bursary 2022

Bursary description

  • Vodacom Group Limited is a South African mobile communications firm that serves over millions of subscribers with voice, message, internet, and integrated services.
  • Additionally, Vodacom is a prominent African communications, technology, and financial services  provider with a clear mission. It began operations in South Africa and has since expanded to Tanzania, Mozambique, Lesotho, and Kenya. Over 303 million people are served by the company’s mobile  networks.
  • For the bursary, Vodacom is offering financial assistance to students who are interested or enrolling in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
  • The bursary covers tuition fees, textbooks, accommodation costs, food allowance and registration costs.

Must be interested in enrolling or studying the following degrees:

  • Information Technology
  • Information Systems
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical or Electronics Engineering
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Data Analytics

Bursary requirements:

  • Should be a South African citizen.
  • Should have passed matric with an exemption.
  • Should have an exemptional academic record.
  • Should be pursuing a degree in the above mentioned degrees.
  • Should be studying at an accredited/recognized South African university.
  • Should have an average of 65% and above for their university studies.
  • Should have an average of 70% across all modules in Grade 12/Matric

How to apply:

  • Applications should be completed online by clicking the Apply Here button below.

The following documentation may be required for the bursary application:

  • Certified copy of your South African ID (Less than 3 months old).
  • Documentation of why you need financial assistance, this can include parent’s pay slip and a motivational letter.
  • Acceptance letter/document from the university stating you have been accepted for the enrollment of the studies you will be pursuing.
  • Certified copy of your latest academic record for university students.
  • Certified copy of your Academic record (Grade 12 latest academic record/Grade 11 final academic record).