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INTRODUCING THE IIE’S VARSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME

The IIE Varsity College’s newly launched R25 million Scholarship Programme is the largest of its kind in South Africa. 250 top performing learners – South Africa’s future leaders and thinkers – will receive an Academic Scholarship for 2021 undergraduate studies at any of its 8 campuses nationally. The Scholarship Programme will also provide an opportunity for learners to access quality Private Higher education, which might otherwise be unaffordable. Through the Scholarship Programme, learners will be equipped with the skills and means to thrive in the new world – to go from smart to smarter.

For further information and important details for your final application, click here to download the Scholarship Programme Brochure.

The 2021 Scholarship Programme will consist of four categories:

  • Corporate Scholarships will be awarded to selected learners who have achieved an average of 75% in Grade 11 or Grade 12 (or equivalent) or achieved 80% or more in four subjects (other than Life Orientation). This scholarship will be offered in partnership with national companies and organisations, and will include access to opportunities such as mentorships, job shadowing and internships. It will be available to learners wanting to pursue a degree in Accounting, Law, Education, Information Technology and Business.
  • Excellence Scholarships will be awarded to selected learners who have achieved an average of 75% in Grade 11* or Grade 12* if completed or achieved 80% or more in four subjects (excluding Life Orientation).
  • Achiever Scholarships will be awarded to selected learners who have achieved an average of 65% in Grade 11* or Grade 12* if completed (excluding Life Orientation), and who form part of a household with an income of less than R600 000 per annum.
  • Rising Star Scholarships will be awarded to selected learners who have achieved an average of 60% in Grade 11* or Grade 12* if completed (excluding Life Orientation), and who form part of a household with an income of less than R400 000 per annum.
    *or equivalent

Only South African citizens may be considered for the 'Achiever' and 'Rising Star' Scholarship categories.

Applicants for the Scholarship Programme will be automatically considered for any category in which they qualify. As a result, only a single application is necessary.

Each Academic scholarship will be for contact learning and will be for the full minimum duration of the qualification (3-4 years). The value of the scholarships will range between R30,000 and R60,000 per annum.

Eligibility for the IIE’s Varsity College Scholarship Programme is limited to first year full time contact, undergraduate students entering an Higher Education Institution for an Higher Education qualification for the first time.

Interested learners are invited to apply for an IIE Varsity College Scholarship from 01 August to 30 September 2020. To apply, complete and submit the following:

  • An IIE Varsity College undergraduate application form, with application payment.
  • The Scholarship Programme application form.
  • A 600-word motivation completed on the Scholarship Programme Motivation form
  • All documentation including academic results and required financial documents to serve as proof of household income, where applicable.

All applicants are strongly advised to complete a campus consultation (appointment) with a Student Advisor prior to making application as this will assist with the process. All forms are available below or at your nearest campus.

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Please note that in order to apply for a Scholarship, you are required to complete a general undergraduate application to The IIE’s Varsity College first.

Not yet applied to The IIE’s Varsity College? Apply now:

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Download the undergraduate application form and submit with your Scholarship application as an attachment.

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PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING FORMS BEFORE YOU PROCEED

APPLICATION FOR SCHOLARSHIP

 
 
   
 
 

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