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Sanlam invites students in South Africa to apply for Bursaries available for 2024

academic year.

Closing Date: 31 July 2023

Sanlam: Bursaries 2024

Bursaries will be awarded for undergraduate studies, towards an Actuarial Science qualification.The bursary will provide cover the following expenses: tuition fees, accommodation,book allowance, travel allowance and pocket money.

Bursary recipients will also receive the following benefits:Continuous support and payment towards actuarial board exams

Vacation work and networking opportunities with Sanlam staff

Mentoring and academic support from actuarial professionals at Sanlam

Guaranteed employment after graduationVarious rotation opportunities across a broad spectrum of disciplines


Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying ﴾pleasenote that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not beingconsidered﴿:You may be a South African citizen OR a non‐South African citizen

You must be currently in Matric and intend on studying full‐time towards an

Actuarial Science qualification in 2024 OR you must be a studying full‐time towardsan Actuarial Science qualification ﴾in your 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of study﴿

Current undergraduate students: you must demonstrate academic ability and a willto succeed

Current Matric students: you must have achieved a minimum result of 90% for

Mathematics and an overall average A symbol ﴾final Matric results may be used as

determining factor﴿

Current Matric students: you must have excellent Mathematical skills, be able tosolve difficult problems and be committed to remaining focused and disciplined throughout your studies and training

Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups ﴾African,Coloured and Indian South Africans﴿ as well as non‐SA citizens on merit

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation with the onlineapplication ﴾the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items aremissing, your application may be disqualified﴿: Current undergraduate students:Full academic transcripts ﴾on institutions letterhead﴿Proof of registration and/or Fee Statement ﴾on institutions letterhead﴿Matric certificate ﴾copy only﴿

ID document, passport or valid study visa ﴾copy only﴿

Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae, with focus on: academics, extra‐mural activitiesand leadership skillsMotivational letter to support your application ﴾with answers to the following 5questions: explain what an actuary does, why you want to study actuarial science,why you think you can become an actuary, why Sanlam should award you a bursaryand your alternative career path if you do not become an actuary﴿

Current Matric students:Grade 11 final results ﴾copy only﴿

Matric mid‐year results ﴾copy only﴿

NBT results ﴾copy only﴿

Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae, with focus on: academics, extra‐mural activities


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