Deadline: 31 August 2024

The Vodacom Bursary Programme is an academic Merit Bursary open to fulltime first-year, second-year or third-year students intending to study or are studying towards Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics fields but may lack necessary resources to study further.

What you will get?

  • Full university accommodation
  • Capped amount – private accommodation
  • Full registration and Tuition
  • Text book allocation
  • Meal allowance


  • Laptop
  • Cellphone
  • Orientation workshop for all new students who are accepted on the programme
  • Workplace exposure through their structured Vacation Work programme
  • Work Readiness skills training to prepare the final year bursars into the world of work
  • Full access to their Wellness Programme (ICAS) services

Eligibility Criteria

  • must undertake full-time undergraduate studies in a South African tertiary institution.
  • must pass Grade 12 with exemption, obtaining 70% or higher across all subjects.
  • must be a South African citizen by birth.
  • must have obtain a minimum of 65% average or higher if in first year of tertiary and above.
  • may apply if already in first year (upwards) if studying at an accredited South African tertiary institution and meet all criteria above.

For more information, visit Vodacom.