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Download Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020 application form here, see the eligibility requirements, required documents and procedures for how to apply for Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020. How to contact Allan Gray Orbis Foundation is also below.

Closing date is March 15th 2019 at 5pm for Matric students.
Successful shortlisted candidates will be contacted and required to attend a face to face interview that will take place in June or July 2019. Shortlisted candidates will then be required to attend the Selection Camp (to take place in September 2019).

University students (1st/ 2nd year), closing date is 2 August 2019

ABOUT Allan Gray Orbis Foundation

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation, founded by Allan Gray in 2005, invests in the education and development of individuals with entrepreneurial potential within Southern Africa.

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The Foundation currently operates in 4 countries across Africa – South Africa,  Namibia, Swaziland and Botswana. It receives its funding from the donation of Allan Gray Limited’s taxed profits.

ABOUT Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Bursary South Africa:

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Fellowship recipients, known as Candidate Allan Gray Fellows, receive funding for university in addition to access to support and development to cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset.

The Fellowship covers the following:

  • Full cost of university tuition
  • Full cost of university accommodation plus meals, books and tutor allowances
  • A monthly living stipend
  • Academic support and access to an entrepreneurial and personal development programme
  • Mentorship, both from individually assigned Foundation-employed staff, as well as business mentors
  • Access to potential postgraduate funding for graduated Candidate Fellows
  • No postgraduate contractual obligation

ALLAN GRAY ORBIS FOUNDATION FELLOWSHIP PARTNER UNIVERSITIES are:

Eastern Cape:

Rhodes University
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

Free State:

University of the Free State

Gauteng:

University of Johannesburg
University of Pretoria
University of the Witwatersrand

Western Cape:

University of Cape Town
University of the Western Cape
TSIBA (2nd year intake)
Stellenbosch University

HOW TO APPLY FOR ALLAN GRAY ORBIS FOUNDATION FELLOWSHIP:

Apply to join Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Fellowship programme and become part of the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation’s growing community of current and future entrepreneurs if you want to make a difference and think you have what it takes.

  • Applicants from South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Swaziland can apply during their Grade 12 school year or during their first and second year of university.
  • Candidates must have a track record of leadership or being entrepreneurially-minded and reflect the values core to our Foundation
  • Applicant must possess Achievement Excellence, Intellectual Imagination, Courageous Commitment, Spirit of Significance, Personal Initiative.

 

ALLAN GRAY ORBIS FOUNDATION FELLOWSHIP CRITERIA

GRADE 12

  • Level 5 in Pure Mathematics for Grade 11 final results
  • Level 6 average for your final Grade 11 results (excluding Life Orientation)
  • Completion of the National Benchmark Test by 30 September 2019
  • Applicants must be under the age of 21 in 2019
  • South African Citizenship
  • Intention to study a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Engineering, Law or
  • Humanities (majoring in Politics, Philosophy or Economics) at WITS, UJ, UCT, NMU,UFS,
  • Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch or UP.

1ST YEAR UNIVERSITY

  • Minimum average of 65% for your 2019 mid-year (June) exam results
  • Studying towards a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Humanities (majoring in Politics, Philosophy or Economics), Engineering or Law
  • Studying at one of the following universities: WITS, UJ, UCT, NMU, Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch, UFS or UP
  • Applicants must be under the age of 22 in the year of their application
  • South African Citizenship

2ND YEAR UNIVERSITY

  • Minimum average of 65% for your 2017 year-end exam and 65% in 2018 mid-year exam
  • Studying towards a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Humanities (majoring in Politics, Philosophy or Economics), Engineering or Law
  • Studying at one of the following universities: WITS, UJ, UCT, NMU, Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch, UFS or UP
  • Applicants must be under the age of 23 in the year of their application
  • South African Citizenship

NAMIBIA
(Grade 12)

  • Minimum C in Mathematics and English for Grade 11 November and Grade 12 April results
  • Completion of the National Benchmark Test by 30 September 2019
  • Applicants must be under the age of 21 in the year of their application
  • Namibian Citizenship
  • Intention to study a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Engineering, Law or Humanities (majoring in Politics, Philosophy or Economics) at WITS, UJ, UCT, NMU, Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch, UFS or UP

BOTSWANA
(A/S, A LEVELS, GRADE 12 IEB & I/B LEARNERS)

  • Minimum C in Mathematics
  • Completion of the National Benchmark Test by 30 September 2019
  • Applicants must be under the age of 21 in the year of their application
  • Botswana Citizenship
  • Intention to study a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Engineering, Law or Humanities (majoring in Politics, Philosophy or Economics) at WITS, UJ, UCT, NMU, Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch, UFS or UP

SWAZILAND
(A/S, A LEVELS, GRADE 12 IEB & I/B LEARNERS)

  • Minimum C in Mathematics
  • Completion of the National Benchmark Test by 30 September 2019
  • Applicants must be under the age of 21 in the year of their application
  • Swaziland Citizenship
  • Intention to study a degree in Commerce, Science (excluding Medicine), Engineering, Law or Humanities (majoring in Politics, Philosophy or Economics) at WITS, UJ, UCT, NMU, Rhodes, UWC, Stellenbosch, UFS or UP

HOW TO APPLY and get Allan Gray Login:

For Matric students:

You will be required to Register an Account before you can get Allan Gray Login and apply.

How to get Allan Gray Login:

To get Allan Gray login, apply online here >> https://allangrayorbis.microsoftcrmportals.com/

After that, download and complete the Allan Gray Orbis Fellowship Application Form (Matric students) (.pdf)

Download the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Fellowship Application Forms (.pdf) below:

1st year online application form

2nd year online application form

Download Namibia application form

Download Botswana application form

Download Swaziland application form

Hard copy applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:

Post:
Allan Gray Orbis Foundation
Freepost no: CB 11349
Kloof Street
Cape Town
8008

Hand delivery:
46 Hof Street
Oranjezicht
Cape Town
OR
8th Floor
Florum
Building
2 Maude Street
Sandton
Johannesburg

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

Clear copies only of the below listed supporting documents are required after you have completed your online application.

Please note – submission of these documents are compulsory. Your application will be rejected if any of these documents are missing:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Recent photograph (passport size)
  • Grade 10 final academic record (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 final academic record (certified copy)
  • Grade 12 latest academic record (certified copy)
  • Academic/ recognition/ extra-curricular awards received in Grade 10/ 11/ 12 (certified copies)
  • Reference from an Educator (stamped, signed and sealed in a separate envelope)

University students (1st/ 2nd year):
Application details coming soon.

CLOSING DATE

Matric students: 15 March 2019 (at 17:00)
University students (1st and 2nd year): 2 August 2019

Applications submitted after these dates will not be accepted. To ensure your application is considered, please apply before the closing date.

CONTACT Allan Gray Orbis Foundation via email – fellowship@allangrayorbis.org

For any queries related to this bursary programme, you can also reach them on phone: 086 123 9235

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