Vodacom is a leading telecommunications company that conducts several business activities by integrating advanced technological solutions. Based in Midrand, Gauteng, Vodacom is the company responsible for numerous digital services that has helped relevant industries get a head start with world-class innovations. Owned by Vodafone, considered to be one of the world’s most prominent communications establishments based on revenue, Vodacom has the tenacity to push through dynamic changes in the industry.
About the Vodacom Bursaries 2021
Vodacom is offering bursary programmes for academically-talented South African students who show impressive progress in their current educational pursuits. The Vodacom Bursaries is a wonderful programme that’s designed to offer immediate financial assistance to bright-minded individuals. The establishment hopes that by extending their arms to the appropriate students, they can grow up to become contributing members of society and help out their local communities in the future.
The Vodacom Bursaries is currently offering financial aid for the fields below:
- BSc Computer Science
- Electrical or Electronic Engineering (Light Current only)
- Information Systems
- BSc Computer Engineering
- University of Technology Diplomas/Degrees in relevant fields of study.
If you find this to be a suitable opportunity for you, don’t hesitate to sign up for the Vodacom Bursaries.
Candidates interested in the Vodacom Bursaries must fulfill an eligibility criteria before proceeding with their applications. Each of these items below will determine whether you have what it takes to proceed with this bursaries. To guarantee a successful application, candidates are advised to meet all of the following requirements. Failure to do so will cause disadvantageous consequences towards the overall result of your applications. Be sure to jot down these items for personal reference.
The Vodacom Bursaries Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Officially recognized as a citizen of South Africa
- Prepared to pursue a full-time undergraduate programme at a South African tertiary institution
- Family’s household income must not go above R150 000/annum
- Successfully passed their Grade 12 qualification with exemption
- Attained at least a “C” symbol for the subjects of Mathematics and Science Higher Grade
- Below 25 years old during the time of bursary
- If you are already enrolled as a first-year student in a South African tertiary institution, you are more than welcome to register for the programme – provided you fulfill the requirements mentioned above.
Apply via email: [email protected] (Vodacom Bursaries 2021)
Candidates must first download the Official Application Form. Skim through the queries and fill in the boxes with correct information. The personal details you provide should accurately represent your current conditions.
If you are unable to provide certain information, please provide evidence why you cannot do so. Please be kindly informed that it is your responsibility to register for entrance to a university. Candidates are encouraged to register for at least two universities and seek out other funding options or bursaries as well.
Additionally, candidates are required to submit the following documents:
- Valid proof of academic results (current matriculants can provide Final Grade 11 results)
- A passport size photograph
Alternatively, you can send in your applications through post at this address below:
Career Wise (Pty) Ltd
PO Box 30632, Braamfontein,
2017 Fax: 086 609 7183
By sending in your applications, you are hereby giving permission to the selection committee to have your personal information utilized for registration purposes.
Applications will be subjected to further evaluation and vetting procedures to verify the validity of candidates. Anyone discovered to be falsifying any aspects of their applications will be disqualified from the registration period.
Candidates must process their applications through the methods provided above. Submissions made through other methods, will not be accepted by the selection committee.
Applications for the Vodacom Bursaries must be submitted before the closing date on 30 June 2021.
The selection committee has absolute zero tolerance for late applications. Submissions made past the closing date will not be acknowledged during the registration period.
Announcements will only be made to shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear back from the selection committee by the very latest 30 November 2021, we regret to inform you that you have not been selected for the programme.
Candidates are advised to send in their applications as soon as possible. This will leave you with some time to properly evaluate the contents of your applications. Kindly prepare your applications at your earliest convenience.
Vodacom reserves the rights to make an appointment or not during the recruitment process. All decisions made by the selection committee are final.
Reference: Vodacom Bursary Programmes