If you have good social skills, social work bursaries might be suitable for you. Don’t let poverty block your way from getting a higher education. Here are the informations abour social work bursaries.
About Social Work Bursaries
Social work bursaries are specially offered to grade 12 students who have economy problem but are talented and qualified to be awarded these bursaries. The bursaries will include skills development, aid for education, and also training.
AvailableSocial Work Bursaries
Social work bursaries may be offered from many institutions, including the Department of Social Development. Here are the study fields related to social work :
School Social Care
Family and Child Social Care
Substance Abuse Care
Medical and Public Health Care
How to Apply for Social Work Bursaries
Visit the website of institution that you want to get social work bursaries from, or simply use google as your search engine. Then search “social work bursaries South Africa”.
Click one of the websites found.
Read the social work bursaries list and find the bursary that is suitable for you.
Read all the informations and check if you are qualified to apply.
Some social work bursaries even provide their online application link. Follow each steps carefully and make sure you don’t miss any informations.
If you are sure, prepare all the requirements needed.
Submit your application, online or manually.
Social Work Bursaries Qualifications
The general qualifications of social work bursaries are :
Applicants should be the citizens of South Africa and have a valid ID Book/ ID Card.
Proficient in English.
Applicants must have the pre-approval from an institute of higher learning.
Applicants should be from a previously disadvantaged background.
Applicants should be in grade 12 level of education.
Applicants should have the proof that they need financial aid.
Applicants should have great academic record.
Applicants should provide the proof of parents / guardians income.
The documents you should bring along with the application :
Grade 12 results.
Parents / guardians proof of income.
The acceptance at the University of choice.
Applicants ID documents.
Parents / guardians ID documents.
All academic records.
Social Work BursariesDeadline Submission
Social work bursaries application usually can be made during May and June each year, for study the following year.