Scholarships for South African Students

Scholarships for South African Students

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FirstRand International Postgraduate Scholarship for South African Students

Financial opportunities are being opened to qualified South African Students to get assistance in the course of their study.

One of such beautiful opportunities is the FirstRand International Postgraduate Scholarship.

All about the FirstRand International Postgraduate Scholarship Scholarships for South African Students 

The FirstRand Laurie Dippenaar scholarship, to the value of R850 000, is available to South African citizens for postgraduate study outside South Africa in any discipline at an international university of their choice.

Worth of the First International Postgraduate Scholarship

The scholarship is worth R850 000


Preference will be given to candidates under the age of 35.

Candidates who are currently, or have been studying overseas, will not be considered for this scholarship.

Successful candidates are required to return to South Africa for at least five years after completing their studies.

What makes this scholarship unique?

What makes this scholarship different from most is not only the personal interest which Laurie Dippenaar takes in the selection process, but also his interest in the ongoing progress of the recipients.

2020 will be the 14th year that this prestigious scholarship will be awarded.

Qualities applicants must posses FirstRand International Postgraduate Scholarships for South African Students

leadership qualities;

strength of character;

community involvement; and

the potential to be a destiny changer in his or her chosen field.


Applicants are expected to submit their applications for the FirstRand International Postgraduate Scholarship by 20th February, 2020.

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