Scholarship Opportunity At Firstrand

Firstrand Laurie Dippenaar would like to offer South African students a scholarship to complete their post-graduate studies abroad in any country; the students will also get to choose any field of study. The scholarship covers the following:

  • Tuition Fees
  • Books
  • Accommodation
  •  Meals and other relevant needs

Note that the scholarship is worth R750 000


  • Candidates must be South African citizens
  • Must be involved in community services
  • Candidates must be 35 years and below
  • Candidates must be willing to come back and work in South Africa for five years
  • Must have excellent academic records
  •  Must be already studying abroad, are not eligible


There are no online applications, however the application can be downloaded and emailed to

Submit your application form with the following documents:

  • Certified copy of your ID book
  • Certified copy of your matric final results
  • Your current or most recent academic transcript
  • A letter of acceptance from the university you wish to attend
  •  A clear recent photograph of yourself

Closing date

The closing of this scholarship is on the 23rd of February 2017. For further details go to



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