List of South African Scholarships 2019-2020- APPLY



South African Undergraduate, Graduate, Master’s, Doctoral and Postdoctoral Scholarships 2019-2020

South Africa is one of the best African countries for schooling. Many scholarships for 2019 in South Africa which are now available for both masters and undergraduate to aid the funding of study in South Africa.

South Africa is one of the best study destinations for the maximum number of international students who want to upgrade their education skills. Explore the links below and avail the latest information about South Africa scholarships and awards. Here is the list of scholarships for 2019 in South Africa below.

No matter who you are and where you are from you can always enrol to study in one of the best African nations. Students who come from any part of the world can enrol for PhD scholarships in South Africa 2019 or masters scholarships in South Africa 2019.

Apart from South African scholarships and bursaries for South Africans, there are also South African bursaries for foreigners, so hurry and apply for any of these undergraduate or masters scholarships in South Africa.

masters scholarships in South Africa 2019

Masters Scholarships in South Africa 2019

Most organizations that offer bursaries also awards masters scholarships in South Africa to South African students which sometimes are fully funded by these organizations too help students in pursuing their dreams.
Some of these masters scholarships in South Africa 2019 includes:

  • Fully funded Interdisciplinary Bilateral Master Scholarships in South Africa
  • The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships for South Africa
  • Australia Awards Scholarships for 1,000 African Students 2019/2020– with at least 3rd Class
  • The OPEC Fund for International Development
  • Aga Khan Scholarship for Developing Countries 2019-2020.
  • South African Scholarships To Study Overseas: $50,000 OPEC/OFID Scholarships For Developing Countries 2019 – APPLY

Fully funded Interdisciplinary Bilateral Master Scholarships in South Africa

Wits-TUB Urban Lab is glad to announce its Fully funded Interdisciplinary Bilateral Master Scholarships in South Africa. For the year 2019, the scholarship is available for the school of Architecture and planning.

These masters scholarships in South Africa 2019 are open to both South African citizens and citizens from other countries in sub-Saharan Africa to pursue their master’s studies.

The bilateral Wits-TUB Urban Lab programme supported by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) seeks to improve graduate education in urban fields across sub-Saharan Africa…Apply for Scholarship

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships for South Africa

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships for South Africa provides a number of full masters scholarships in south Africa 2019. The scholarships are available for students who are citizens of South Africa. The scholarship programme offers a unique opportunity for future leaders to develop professionally and academically, to experience Swedish society and culture and to build a long-lasting relationship with Sweden and each other. Apply for Scholarship

Australia Awards Scholarships for 1,000 African Students 2019/2020– with at least 3rd Class

From 1st September, the application opens for Australia Awards Scholarships 2019/2020. There are two categories of Award: Australian Awards Scholarships, to undertake higher degree studies in Australia at Masters level. And Australia Awards Short Courses, to undertake short-term, targeted professional training courses, in Australia and/or in Africa, in a range of development-focused sectors. Apply for Scholarship

Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship For Developing Countries (Masters & PhD) 2019-2020

The Aga Khan Foundation glad to announce its Aga Khan Scholarship for Developing Countries 2019-2020.

The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of Masters Scholarships in South Africa 2019 for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from developing countries who have no other means of financing their studies…Apply for Scholarship

DRD/DAAD Masters & PhD Full Scholarships for Africa (Study in South Africa & Germany) 2019/2020- Apply Now

For applicants from Sub-Saharan African countries with an excellent academic record, the DRD – Institute of Development Research and Development offers DAAD merit scholarships per year. These Masters Scholarships in South Africa 2019 will be taken at University of the Western Cape, South Africa and Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany. Apply for Scholarship

The OPEC Fund for International Development

The OPEC Fund for International Development – OFID Scholarship Award 2019 is ongoing for qualified applicants who have obtained or are on the verge of completing their undergraduate degree and who wish to study for a Master’s degree, to win up to $50,0000…Apply for Scholarship

National Research Foundation (NRF) Extension Scholarship for Masters and Doctoral Studies in South Africa, 2019

Extension Support for Masters and Doctoral awards have been made according to the strategic objectives of the Extension Support for Masters and Doctoral funding instrument, the Ministerial Directives on equity targets and the available budget. Apply for Scholarship

Current Phd Scholarships in South Africa 2019

Many universities and academic institutions worldwide are providing financial support in the form of excellent undergraduate, graduate, master’s, doctoral and PhD scholarships in South Africa 2019 and grants for South African students to pursue their PhD programmes.

PhD Scholarships in Development/Population Studies at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa, 2019

The purpose of the Chair is to promote and undertake research on economic development. Apply for Scholarship

Scholarships for South Africans | National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) 2019

Application for 2019 NSFAS funding is now open for applications for all new South African students. Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate degree/diploma or postgraduate degree programs.

The UFS is a research-led, student-centred and regionally-engaged university that contributes to the development and social justice through the production of globally competitive graduates and knowledge. UFS vision, mission, and values help us to ‘keep our eye on the ball’. This is where we start when we make decisions, plan our future, and evaluate what we have done. Apply for Scholarship

South African: Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academic Scholarship For Girls 2019

Applications for 2019 Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls – South Africa are now open. The Academy is a female boarding school founded by Oprah Winfrey with the goal of providing educational and leadership opportunities for academically gifted girls from impoverished backgrounds. Apply for Scholarship

Stellenbosch University Postdoctoral Fellowship in South Africa, 2019

Applications are invited for the joint postdoctoral research position in Sport & Exercise Medicine to study in South Africa. The area of postdoctoral research will be in the molecular and cellular basis of sport and exercise medicine.

Stellenbosch University is recognized as one of the four top research universities in South Africa. It takes pride in the fact that it has one of the country’s highest proportions of postgraduate students of which almost ten per cent are international students. Apply for Scholarship. 

UCT and African MasterCard Foundation Scholarships in South Africa 2019

MasterCard Foundation is glad to announce its African MasterCard Foundation Scholarships in South Africa 2019.

The Mastercard Foundation has partnered with the University of Cape Town (UCT) to provide 338 scholarships over 10 years to academically talented yet economically disadvantaged students from Sub-Saharan Africa for study at UCT.

The Scholars Program is a $700 million initiative to educate young people – particularly from Africa – to lead change and make a positive social impact in their communities. Scholars will receive comprehensive scholarships, academic support, peer mentorship, career guidance, internship opportunities, transition-to-work support and access to a global alumni network. Apply for Scholarship

UP and MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program for Africans in South Africa, 2019

The International Relations Committee of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) is pleased to announce travel awards for surgeons aged 30 to 50.

These awards provide international surgeons with the opportunity to attend and participate fully in the educational activities of the ACS annual Clinical Congress. They are proposed to specifically assist surgeons who work in the community or regional hospitals or clinics in countries other than the United States and Canada, or who are from poorly resourced academic departments of surgery in poorly resourced countries. Apply for Scholarship

Leiden University South Africa Scholarship 2019

Leiden University in South Africa is delighted to call for applications for the LEIDEN UNIVERSITY SOUTH AFRICA SCHOLARSHIP 2019, eligible South African scholars are by this notice invited to hurry and apply for this program.

these PhD scholarships in South Africa 2019 primarily intended for South African scholars who would like to study at Leiden University for one or two semesters as part of an exchange programme. There are numerous fields of study available to students that are interested in apply for this scholarship and schooling at Leiden University, however, each field of study is such that it shall have a very positive impact and great relevance in the country. Apply for Scholarship

Allan Gray Entrepreneurship Scholarship/Fellowship for South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, and Swaziland Students 2019-2020

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation is offering  Allan Gray Fellowship to Southern Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Swaziland Grade 12 and 1st Year University students to develop future high impact, responsible entrepreneurs. World Scholarship Forum is highly pleased to bring this to you.  Apply for Scholarship

12 W&R SETA Graduate Programme in South Africa 2018–19 APPLY NOW

The Operations department of United Pharmaceutical Distributors (UPD), is recruit twelve (12) Graduates  The role will be based at UPD Head Office in Johannesburg across our branches which are Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Bloemfontein, and Durban. These graduates will be reporting to the Operations Managers within the various branches. Apply for Scholarshi

Kader Asmal Fellowship South Africa 2019/2020– Apply

The Kader Asmal Fellowship programme is available for students of South Africa or Zimbabwe (in possession of a South African permanent resident permit). There are approximately eight fellowships available to pursue a postgraduate programme in Ireland for September 2019 intake. Apply for Scholarship

Monash South Africa MSA Scholarships 2018/2019 -APPLY

Monash South Africa (MSA) is committed to providing learning opportunities for the highest achieving students. To recognize our high-achieving students who are dedicated to excelling academically, by offering scholarships each year. Apply for Scholarship

Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund 2019/2020, in South Africa

In its quest to address the challenge of youth unemployment, access to education, among many other challenges, the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) changed its core business to focus on education and skills development as the organization’s main priority. This move was informed by studies which suggested that salary remains the main source of income for young South Africans. Apply for Scholarship

Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) Program 2019 (South Africans)

Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) is calling South African geeks and business visionaries to join its next element associate of learners, with the chance to wind up distinctly world-class programming designers and get subsidizing for their tech new companies by entering the completely supported year-long program in Accra, Ghana which starts August 2018. Apply for Scholarship

Independent Field Advertiser (IFA) Bursary Scheme 2019 for Young South African Professionals

IFA (Independent Field Advertiser) is the network marketing division of Clientèle Life, a financial service provider. Since the IFA Bursary Scheme was initiated in 2009, more than R8 million has been invested in bursary awards for more than 80 students in South Africa.
Apply for Scholarship

Australia Awards Scholarships for 1,000 African Students 2019/2020– with at least 3rd Class

From 1st September, the application opens for Australia Awards Scholarships 2019/2020. There are two categories of Award: Australian Awards Scholarships, to undertake higher degree studies in Australia at Masters level. And Australia Awards Short Courses, to undertake short-term, targeted professional training courses, in Australia and/or in Africa, in a range of development-focused sectors. Apply for Scholarship

University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship for international Students 2019-Apply Now

Applicants must have completed a degree that will give them admission to a doctoral programme a maximum of three years prior to their application for this scholarship. Apply for Scholarship

IBRO African Regional Committee Research Bursaries for African Researchers, 2019

IBRO is the global federation of neuroscience organizations that aims to promote and support neuroscience around the world through training, teaching, collaborative research, outreach, and advocacy. Apply for Scholarship

The Simple Step By Step Procedures To Get South Africa Student VISA [Details]

We want to go into details on how to secure a South Africa Student VISA. There is points that are made on this post that you can’t see in any other post. This is why you have to read this post to the end…Details Here


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  1. I note with concern at the glaring lack of scholarships for many disadvantaged African countries, among them Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Lesotho, Swaziland to name only a few

  2. hello am patricia from Uganda am in need of a scholarship
    l hold a diploma in food technology
    how do I secure a scholarship

  3. Hello my name is Gatyiek a south sudanese living in camp outside sudanese capital khartoum,i.m in need of scholarship,interesting to pursue my carrier in engineering

  4. Hi, I am Noel Night Moroson from South Sudan holding Hight Diploma in Theology since 2009 up to date I am looking for scholarship for more then seven years now, it will be of great help for me and the people of South Sudan.

  5. Hello, am LUYIMA Derrick from Uganda and inhold a bachelors law degree. I need a scholarship to pursue an LLM in banking and financial law in the UK

  6. Hi am Alemin Paul a Sudanese(Nubian) a secondary certificate holder looking for scholarship for betterment of Sudan(Nubian). I’ll therefore be glad if my comment is taken into consideration. Thanks

  7. Bonjour
    Je m’appelle Zanguim Herman camerounais, je détient un diplôme d’ingénieur des travaux en foresterie et j’ai besoin d’une bourse pour continuer mon cycle Master dans tous les domaines liés à la foresterie ou à l’environnement

  8. Hello, am Nuwagaba John from Uganda. I hold a Diploma in civil and building engineering and have been admitted at Kyambogo University in Uganda for a Bachelors Degree in civil and building engineeri ng.

    Am seeking for a scholarship and would be grateful if helped to secure one.


  9. Hi ‘am Tshimologo doing grade 12
    Applied doing IT @ Rosebank college
    My parents doesn’t have money go pay for my fees next year

  10. bonjour,
    je suis une étudiante en licence économie gestion je veux obtenir cette bourse pour continuer mes études dans des meilleurs conditions et merci.

  11. Hie my name is Adrian Tangayi ,am turning 20 this year i finished my Advanced level last year and currently waiting for my Advance level results.Am from Zimbabwe and I’m really looking for a fully funded undergraduate scholarship, i can’t really finance myself please help.If i don’t get a scholarship by the end of August this year{2018} i would be forced to search for an apprenticeship of which my passion doesn’t lie there please please i need some assistance.At my Advance level i did commercial subjects which are Maths ,Economics and Business Management and as for an undergraduate i would love to ake Financial Engineering program or Finance Program and if these two are not available an Economics program will do but they say a begger is no chooser so i would go for any commercial program if found . Please may you help in God’s name. Thank You in advance and may God bless you

  12. Hello, I repeat the name Elie Kamba,I had my diplôme of sixth ans I love tout have thé purse to continue my studie higher in good ediforme

  13. Bonjour. Je titulaire d’un diplome de Brevet de Technicien Supérieur en gestion de transport et Logistique et je serai trés heureux d’avoir une bourse de votre.

  14. Hello, am Stevie Makina from Malawi. Am holder of diploma in Early childhood development, I need schoraship to pursul degree in buplic health.

  15. Hello kindly I would like to give you a little of my story my name Bulti Bishawu Terefe I was born in 1988 in Addis Ababa Ethiopia and I have BA degree in Leadership and Develop Studies. Now I have full interest to Studies my MBA in Leadership and Develop Studies ,because of my Country is a develop Country through all directions(Socially, Politically and Economically)

  16. I hereby seeking  any scholarship for me to further my studies at college or university. I am a  boy  aged 24 .l am an orphan who lost all parents long back . l am currently living in Murewa Rural District Centre Zimbabwe.

    My dream is to go college or university to further my studies but l have no one to pay for me .

    I have seven(7 )Ordinary level passes including English and Mathematics as well as three(3 )Advanced level passes in Arts subject namely Divinity, History and Geography. I wish to study Social Sciences,Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Urban and Region Planning or Environmental Health Technical under Health department

    I will be glad if my application considered .My contacts numbers are +263776566257/+263713214994.Email is [email protected]

    Yours Faithfully

    Taganda Clatus

  17. Hello. am Sylvia Mugisa from Uganda. I just finished my law degree and am requesting for a scholarship to pursue a masters in law.

  18. Hello, I am Elizabeth Nabbanja from Uganda. I am a Bachelors Degree in Social Development of Uganda Martyrs University Nkozi. I need a scholarship to pursue a Masters Degree in Public health and Development. I will be pleased if my request is granted. Thank you.

  19. Hello my name is Jonathan and I come from Ghana, I hold diploma in agriculture for social change and I’m I need assistance to persue my BSc in rural development and gender studies as a choice or any related course mentioned above that is about Rural development/ agriculture for social change.

  20. Comment:hie my nane is moses marcus am malawian i graduated a year of 2018 , and am eagery looking for shoolarship to study a broad my pg of human resources manegent thank u in advance

  21. Comment:I am Wonderford CHISI from Malawi am undergraduate i have Malawi School Certificate of Education i need scholarship to continue my studies in bachelor of Arts in Theology and Religious.

  22. Hey. My Name is Marvellous Ngundu, 28 years old from Zimbabwe. I am a holder of Bcom (Honours) in Banking and Finance and Mcom in Financial Economics from Midlands State University and Great Zimbabwe University respectively. I am currently a PhD Candidate in Economics at University of Johannesburg however have deferred for the academic year 2018 due to financial constraints. The proposal for my research was presented to the University of Johannesburg high Degrees Committee of the School of Economics and endorsed in September 2016. I was given up to July 2020 to finish the program. The progress of my work was remarkable for the period 2016-2017 such that my Supervisor had to recommend me for UJ GES funding, although the application was not successful for unknown reasons. I am currently in need for funding or scholarship to complete my studies and I would appreciate your help. For those who would want to assist ,you can please contact me through my email: [email protected]

  23. Comment: Hey my name is Patience am. from Nigeria and am deeply in need of ungraduate scholarship to study Accountancy please i need the link to apply

  24. am paulino Maror from south Sudan am really very interesting to be with you there in advance am looking for it since my high school I don’t financial support to backup me to destination my institute so please I beginning you to help me for this , your rely will be higher appreciated please on this line:+211914059269/+211920222862

  25. Salut ! Je suis kissime samantha Je suis diplômée en ingénierie des travaux des télécommunications et je souhaiterai postuler pour une bourse dans le domaine.

  26. To mr/mrs
    Im Chimana Tafadzwa im deeply looking for undergraduate fully funded scholarship inorder to futher studying at an college or unirvesity .lm from zimbabwe i did my A level in 2017 and i managed to come up with 13 points as well as i was studying mathematics ,accounting and business management .thank you

  27. Bonjour, je m’appel baraka hamidou , je suis comorienne.
    Je suis titulaire d’un diplôme de sage femme d’état.
    10ans d’exercice, actuellement directrice régionale de la santé à la grande comores. Je serai ravis d’avoir une bourse d’étude de master en santé publique et cela me permettra de renforcer les capacités pour la bonne gouvernance de ma direction.

  28. I’m Debra from Zimbabwe I hold a national certificate in business Administration I would like to continue my studies, please help with a schoolarship

  29. Hey I am Thandiwe
    I am a malawian and I applied and got into Nelson Mandela university as an international student, starting this 2019
    I need a scholarship

  30. How are you .My name is Yolanda from Zimbabwe .I have been studying BA (Health science and social services) with University of South Africa and l wish to persue with my studies studying Masters in Public health in any country.Thank you

  31. Hie lm Ntombie. Im Zimbabwean in need of a south afrian scholarship in Nursing department or in university arts field undergraduate program

  32. So grateful you have time to respond to individuals.

    I am Zimbabwean. I have been accepted at UCT for a Ph.D in Education for 2019/2020. I need a scholarship. I desperately need to get there. Thanks.

    Be blessed.

  33. Hi I’m Pamela Mhlanga from Zimbabwe.I’m in need of a post-graduate scholarship specifically a master’s degree. I have a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology and would gladly appreciate a helping hand to pursue a master’s in clinical,counselling,industrial or child psychology in a reputable university.

  34. Hi,I am Relebohile from Lesotho ,just completed my highschool and would love to get a fully funded scholarship to study further in any country,please help

  35. Comment:hi My Name is Norest am from Zimbabwe i would like to have full funded scholarship on bachelor of radiography . I just finished my High school last year so wanna go university any country


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