Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme
The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme is a multi-year programme that was launched to promote teaching in public schools as the career of choice for able and committed South Africans. Bursaries are available to allow eligible students to complete a teaching qualification in an area of national priority. Recipients of a Funza Lushaka bursary are required to teach in a provincial education department for the same number of years that they received the bursary.
Who can apply?
You can apply if:
You can find more information on the admissions and selection criteria for first time applicants and students wishing to re-apply, what the bursary covers and repayment here.
To access, register and apply for the bursary, you must follow these 9 steps.
For more information, please refer to the frequently asked questions.
When do applications close:
The closing date for new applications is 28 February 2021. Re-applications for existing/returning bursary recipients close on 29 November 2020.
For more information please contact:
Tel: 012 357 3000
|Government Body:||(The Government of South Africa)|