Monocle Foundation Bursaries 2024 – For details about eligibility, requirements, available positions, application procedure – how to apply, application form PDF download, interview questions/schedules, etc.
Are you looking for Bursary programmes in South Africa? Do you have the basic requirements to apply for Bursary programmes? If yes, you are welcome to this page.
This page contains information about the latest Bursaries programmes at Monocle Foundation Bursaries 2024/2025 and how to apply.
A bursary is a monetary award made by any educational institution or funding authority to individuals or groups. It is usually awarded to enable a student to attend school, university or college when they might not be able to, otherwise. Some awards are aimed at encouraging specific groups or individuals into study.
The Monocle Foundation is welcoming applications from South African students for the Bursary Programme for the academic year 2024.
The Monocle Foundation is offering bursaries to support previously disadvantaged black females pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate studies in various fields. Here are the details and eligibility requirements for the Monocle Foundation Bursary Program:
Fields of Study Supported:
- Computer Science
The Monocle Foundation Bursary provides comprehensive coverage for the following expenses:
- Tuition fees
- Book and study material allowance
- Subsistence allowance
- Career counseling
- MS Office course
Application and Selection Process:
- Candidates will be shortlisted by the Trustees, and all applicants will receive feedback on the outcome of their application.
- The selection process includes a telephonic screening with the Trust Administrator, followed by a personal meeting with the Trust Administrator. Shortlisted candidates will then attend a one-on-one interview with one of the Trustees.
To be eligible for the Monocle Foundation Bursary, applicants must meet the following minimum criteria:
- South African citizenship
- Black (African, Coloured, Indian, or Asian)
- Completion of Matric (Grade 12)
- Pursuing an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in one of the specified fields of study
- Enrollment in the second year or higher of study
- Studying at a recognized and accredited South African tertiary institution
- Demonstrated financial need, with limited to no funding for education
How to Apply:
Applications for the Monocle Foundation Bursary should be submitted online through the [Monocle Foundation Bursary 2024] portal. During the application process, mention that you heard about the bursary from “StudentRoom”
Ensure that you include the following supporting documents with your online application (all documents should be certified copies):
- ID document
- Matric certificate
- Full academic record/transcripts (on university letterhead and stamped)
- Degree certificate (if a postgraduate student)
- Breakdown of funds required for 2024 (tuition fees, study support and books, accommodation, subsistence allowance)
- Updated Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Letter addressed to the Trustees of the Monocle Foundation Trust, providing information about yourself, field of study, career ambitions, and a motivation for why you should be awarded the bursary.
It’s important to ensure that you provide all the required documentation to avoid disqualification of your application. The Monocle Foundation is dedicated to supporting black female students in achieving their educational and career aspirations. Good luck with your application!
Application Deadline: 10 November 2023
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