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The Sasbo Black Women Chapter Education Assistance Scheme is inviting bursary applications.

The closing date for applications is 31 January 2022.

Funding will be determined on an annual basis by a committee for children of members in good standing at any South African State high school or tertiary education body. Subject to available funds.

The decision of the committee will be final. Under no circumstances will a late application be considered.

The definitions and criteria covering the selection process are:

  • Applicants must be African, Coloured, or Indian women resident in the Republic of South Africa.
  • The joint remuneration threshold of applicants must not exceed R350 000 per annum.
  • Applicants must be Sasbo members in good standing, as defined by the union’s constitution.
  • In order to qualify for the assistance on offer, the learner must be able to demonstrate the ability to advance to the next level of education.
  • In the event where a learner fails to demonstrate the ability to be promoted to the next level of learning based on the learner’s year-end results, the committee of this Scheme reserves the right to decline or withdraw such assistance.
  • Assistance will be limited to only one learner per family.
  • The Committee may consider the number of learners per family in relation to the household income.
  • The Sasbo Black Women Chapter Committee will have the sole discretion to make decisions that it considers to be reasonable and fair under the circumstances.
  • Applicants are urged fill in their applications accurately and complete all section as incomplete applications will not qualify for consideration

Note: Incomplete applications will not be considered

Supporting documents

An application will be considered only if the following certified copies are submitted to the committee within the stipulated time period as mentioned above. Please do not hand it to individuals who may be visiting your branch as this may result in it being a late application.

Send completed applications to: Sasbo Black Women Chapter Committee Private Bag X84 Bryanston 2021. The closing date for all applications is 31 January 2022.