The Compensation Fund: Bursary Programme 2021

Company : The Compensation Fund
Location :South Africa
Closing date: 31 October 2020

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The Compensation Fund invites applications to apply for the 2021 academic year Bursary programme.


The bursary is open to:

  • Young persons (17 – 25 years)
  • Unemployed CF Pensioners (Previous-worker who suffered occupational injuries/ diseases) and other unemployed PWDs
  • Dependentsof CF pensioners (17 – 25 years)
  • Unemployed persons with physical disabilities


The applicants must have been accepted at a recognised Public Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges, Community Education and Training (CET) Colleges or Higher Education Institution (HEI).


What the bursary covers:

  • Tuition fees, Prescribed Study Material, Monthly Stipend and Accommodation (Institution accredited).
  • The award is renewable every year – for the duration of the study programme enrolled for - depending on the availability of funds and academic performance of students.


Eligibility requirements:

  • First-year students in 2021
  • South African citizens
  • Applicants from families whose combined household income is between R0 and R 600 000 per annum
  • Fully completed application form
  • Proof of residence
  • Compensation Fund pension number in case of CF Pensioners / Dependentsof CF Pensioners
  • Certified copies of Identity document/ birth certificate of the applicant, parent(s) or guardians’ Identity document/ death certificate (CF dependentsand young persons)
  • Grade 12 June results/ highest school grade or qualification
  • Proof of acceptance / preliminary acceptance letter from public Post School Education and Training (PSET)
  • Students must be enrolled to study on a full-time basis, and only under exceptional circumstances students with disabilities shall be allowed to study part-time
  • Proof of income
  • Proof of unemployment letter from Department of Employment and Labour/ of Affidavit
  • Certification and verification of physical disability by a Health Care Professional or Disability Support Office (Applicable to other PWDs).
  • Applicants may be subjected to a psychometric assessment

How to Apply

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Date listed: 2020-06-26 08:21:39 | Closing date: 2020-10-31 | Bursary/Accommodation | Location : Nation wide South Africa