Amandla Omoya Trust Bursary South Africa 2023 – 2024
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROVIDER – AMANDLA OMOYA TRUST
Amandla Omoya Trust Bursary South Africa | The Amandla Omoya Trust is a community trust that owns shares in Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm, with the main purpose of carrying out public benefit activities within a 50-kilometre radius of Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm.
The Trust was formed in 2012, to provide funding and resources to organisations which are engaged in building resilience and improving social cohesion in the surrounding communities that include but not limited to Jeffreys Bay, Humansdorp, Hankey, Patensie and Thornhill.
ABOUT THE AMANDLA OMOYA TRUST BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
The Amandla Omoya Trust is inviting students to apply for their community bursary programme, for the 2023 academic year..
Bursaries will be awarded for ALL fields of study (Degree, National Diploma or NQF level 4 technical and vocational education and training programme), for students residing within a 50km radius of the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm.
The Trust will award bursaries to the value of R2.5 million, for the 2023 academic year., with the bursary being managed by StudyTrust.
MORE ABOUT THE AMANDLA OMOYA TRUST BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE, RENEWAL | SELECTION
The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: tuition fees, registration fees, examination fees, learning materials (textbooks, stationary, etc.), accommodation in a tertiary residence or equivalent and meals.
The total value of the bursary will be determined on a case-by-case basis.
All applicants will receive an email to confirm their application has been received. Applicants will then receive an email regarding the provisional outcome of their application by 21 December 2022.
Shortlisted applicants will be required to submit their final NSC results. Bursaries will be awarded if the applicant’s final results match up to their prelim results, which were initially used in the selection process.
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ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE AMANDLA OMOYA TRUST
Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):
- You must be a South African citizen
- You must NOT be older than 35 years
- You must reside within a 50km radius of the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm, from the surrounding community (Humansdorp, Jeffreys Bay, Weston, Hankey, Loerie, Thornhill, and Patensie)
- You must be studying or intend on studying towards a Degree, National Diploma or NQF level 4 technical and vocational education and training programme, in any field
- You must have been accepted to study at any recognised public or private tertiary education or training institution in South Africa
- You may have completed your Matric (NSC) or NTC (matriculation is NOT a requirement)
- You must have a strong academic record
- You must be in financial need and be able to show a lack of sufficient financial resources to continue with your tertiary studies
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE AMANDLA OMOYA TRUST
Download and complete the Amandla Omoya Trust Bursary Application Form 2022 (.pdf)
Enter “Otagouni.com” in the field asking how you heard about the bursary.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):
- ID document (certified copy)
- June 2022 and prelim results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
- Matric NSC certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
- Proof of acceptance/ provisional admission to an institution (on the institution’s letterhead)
- Proof of residential address
- Proof of parents’ or guardians’ household income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed/ proof of pension or grant if applicable) (certified copy)
Bursary applications must be submitted in either of the following ways:
– Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Insert the words “Amandla Omoya Trust Bursary Application 2022” in the email subject line).
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CLOSING DATE FOR THE AMANDLA OMOYA TRUST BURSARY
30 November 2022.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER
For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact StudyTrust (the administrators for this bursary) directly:
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