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on July 01, 2020 / by Bronwyn Holmes

2021 Bursary and Scholarship Applications

At Pearson Institute we recognise hard work and we reward hard work! We’re excited to announce that our 2021 Scholarship & Bursary applications are now OPEN.

Read on to learn more about the different categories, and if this sounds like you then go ahead and apply with us online.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

  • You’re a new student, enrolling for a Bachelor’s degree for the first time after Gr. 12.
  • You meet the admission requirements for your qualification.
  • You passed all your subjects on the Grade 12 Certificate (NSC & IEB, or equivalent A-levels) with an overall average of more than 75%*.
  • You’ve got a strong character, and your teachers can provide you with a motivational letter that attests to that!

*For the purpose of calculating the average %, the five subjects with the highest rating, excluding Life Orientation and Maths Literacy, Pure Maths and Technical Maths, will be taken into consideration. If Pure Maths is one of the highest rating subjects it will be included in the five subjects considered.

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT BURSARY

  • You’re a new student enrolling for a full-time qualification for the first time after Gr. 12.
  • You meet the admission requirements for your qualification.
  • You passed all your final school year subjects with an overall average of more than 60%*.
  • You’re a fantastic person, and your teachers can provide you with a motivational that attests to that!

*Please refer to the application form for more info on calculations and requirements.

LEADERSHIP BURSARY

  • You were Head Boy/Girl or Deputy Head Boy/Girl of your school.
  • You served on the Student Representative Council or you were a prefect
  • You achieved at least two “A” symbols (Level 7; 80% or more) for any subject excluding Life Orientation*.

NOTE: Leaderships Awards may not be used in conjunction with any other Bursary, Scholarship or Award.

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