BDO South Africa Incorporated Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020

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BDO is making great effort to assist students to accomplish their dreams into becoming Chartered Accountants by offering the BDO South Africa Incorporated Bursary. Bursaries will be given to people studying involving a Chartered Accountancy eligibility.

About BDO

BDO is a worldwide firm organization with offices in over 150 countries, with more than 50,000 employees. Established in 1963, BDO now routes its headquarters in Belgium and boasts annual revenue of USD7.02 billion.

BDO South Africa Incorporated (previously known as BDO Spencer Steward) firm are accounting, auditing, and business advisory service provider who wish to help potential Chartered Accounting students to pursue their dream careers, by way of a bursary.

Scholarship Level/Field

The BDO South Africa Incorporated Bursary South Africa is available for undergraduates students who are pursuing a degree in any of the fields of Chartered Accounting in any accredited South African University.

Host Nationality

The Scholarship is hosted in South Africa. If you are an international student and you desire to study in South Africa. Check out the best scholarships obtainable for study in South Africa

Scholarship Benefits

The BDO South Africa Incorporated Bursary will offer a benefit that covers all or part of the students’ academic fees, and textbook allowance.
The bursary value will differ between each BDO SA firm. Please note that the bursary is conditional and will only be renewed if the student achieves a pass at the end of the year.

In exchange for a bursary, the successful applicant will be required to work at BDO SA for the equal time of the bursary. Students may also be required to complete vacation work at BDO SA.

Eligible Nationality

The BDO South Africa Incorporated Bursary is available for students from South Africa. Read also if you wish to study outside your home country Simple and Detailed Answers about Applying and Winning a Scholarship.

Scholarship Number

The number of offers was not specified.

Eligibility for Scholarship

Applicants should meet the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please notice that failure to meet each of the prerequisites will probably result in an application not being considered):

  • must be a South African citizen
  • must be currently in Matric OR have completed Matric
  • Studying or planning to study towards a Chartered Accountant qualification with majors in auditing and accounting
  • Studying or plan to study at a University that offers SAICA (South African Institute of Chartered Accountants) accredited programmes to Honours/ CTA level
  • NOT receiving any other bursary award, scholarship or financial assistance with employment or post-training contract employment obligations
  • NOT required to complete a training contract with any other professional services firm.

Students must also meet the following criteria:

Full Bursary:
Matric students:

  • Achieved a minimum “B” in Mathematics Higher grade
  • Achieved a minimum “B” in English Higher grade (first or second language)
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 70%

University students:

  • Achieved a minimum of 70% in Accounts I
  • Achieved a minimum of 70% in Accounts II
  • Achieved a minimum of 65% in Accounts III
  • 1st and 2nd-year students: achieved a minimum overall average of 70%
  • 3rd-year students: achieved a minimum overall average of 65%

Half Bursary:
University students:

  • Achieved a minimum of 65% in Accounts I
  • Achieved a minimum of 65% in Accounts II
  • Achieved a minimum of 65% in Accounts III
  • 1st and 2nd-year students: achieved a minimum overall average of 65%
  • 3rd-year students: achieved a minimum overall average of 65%

Application Procedures

Applications must be done online at: https://www.bdo.co.za/en-za/careers/students-careers/bursaries

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 be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy of)
  • Matric Certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy of)
  • Matric latest results, if currently in Matric
  • Tertiary full academic record, if currently at tertiary level

SELECTION PROCESS

The bursary will be allocated to the student who BDO SA feels has the best chance of qualifying for a Chartered Accountant qualification.
The chosen applicant will have a strong academic record and show financial need.
Please note that the successful applicant will be required to work at BDO SA for the equal time of the bursary. Students may also be required to complete vacation work at BDO SA.

Application Deadline

The deadline for an application for the bursary is 30 October every academic year.
(Applications submitted after this date won’t be accepted — please apply prior to the final date to make sure your application is accepted)

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