Title: Capitec Bursary Program 2024: Empowering Students for Success in Diverse Fields
Introduction: Capitec Bank, one of South Africa’s leading retail banks, is proud to offer an exciting opportunity for students through their external bursary program for the 2024 academic year. With a strong focus on low costs and customer empowerment, Capitec Bank aims to support talented individuals pursuing undergraduate studies in various fields. In this blog post, we provide all the details about the Capitec Bursary Program, including the fields covered, expenses, benefits, eligibility requirements, application process, and contact information.
Fields Covered: The Capitec Bursary Program covers a wide range of fields that are crucial in today’s dynamic world. Students can apply for bursaries in the following areas:
- Actuarial Science
- Behavioural Science/Behavioural Economics
- Business Analysis
- Data Analysis
- Data Science
- Design (Graphic, User Experience, Web)
- Engineering (Chemical, Industrial, Electrical, Civil, Mechatronics)
- Human Resources
- Information Technology (Computer Science, Software Development, Systems Development)
- Machine Learning
- Quantitative Risk Management
By offering bursaries in these fields, Capitec Bank aims to support the development of a highly skilled workforce and contribute to the growth of various sectors.
Expenses Covered and Other Benefits: The Capitec Bursary covers essential expenses to ease the financial burden on students. These include tuition fees, books, accommodation, and stipends. In addition to financial assistance, bursary recipients will also enjoy the following benefits:
- Work readiness training and onboarding experience: Students will receive valuable training and support to prepare them for the transition into the professional world.
- Personal development training: Access to mentors and personal development programs will help students enhance their skills and capabilities.
- Capitec Holiday Programme: Selected students will have the opportunity to participate in this program, focusing on practical learning and real-world business challenges.
- Post-graduation support: The Work Readiness and Onboarding Experience will assist students in successfully transitioning into their careers.
Eligibility Requirements: To be considered for the Capitec Bursary, applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:
- South African citizenship.
- Completion of Matric.
- Intention to study towards a qualification in one of the listed fields in 2024.
- Acceptance or enrollment at a recognized and accredited tertiary institution in South Africa.
- Willingness to relocate to Stellenbosch (Western Cape) or Sandton/Johannesburg (Gauteng) after graduation.
- Clear credit and criminal records.
- Ambitious, proactive, and problem-solving mindset.
- Growth mindset and eagerness to continuously learn and develop.
- Courage and a drive to find innovative solutions and make a positive impact.
How to Apply:
Applications for the Capitec Bursary must be submitted online through the Capitec Bursary Application 2024 page. When prompted to indicate how you heard about the bursary, enter “Uni24.co.za.” Along with the online application, ensure that you include clear copies of the required supporting documents, including your ID document, Matric certificate, and latest academic results (if currently studying).
The closing date for the Capitec Bursary is June 18, 2023. Late applications will not be accepted. It is advisable to submit your application well before the closing date to ensure it is considered.
For any queries regarding the Capitec Bursary Program, you can directly contact Capitec via their contact page (https://www.capitecbank.co.za/contact-us/) or use the chat function on the leap.ly application platform.
The Capitec Bursary Program presents an excellent opportunity for South African students to pursue their undergraduate studies in various fields. By providing financial support, training, and mentorship, Capitec Bank is committed to empowering students and nurturing future leaders in diverse industries. If you meet the eligibility criteria, we encourage you to seize this opportunity and apply for the Capitec Bursary Program before the closing date.