Deadline: 01 February, 2022

The Department of Basic Education in South Africa has opened applications for the 2021–2022 Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme.

The programme is designed to support teaching studies.


  • Funza Lushaka bursaries cover tuition fees and accommodation
  • Successful applicants will also receive meals, books and learning materials


  • Applicants should be 30 years and below
  • Applicant must be accepted into an approved B.Ed. degree or PGCE programme to specialise in two or more of the priority subject areas
  • Applicant should demonstrate good academic ability
  • Applicant must show commitment to a teaching career, including working with young people, enthusiasm for professional teaching, readiness to face and surmount difficult challenges with integrity
  • Applicant must be committed to teach in any school to which a student may be placed by a provincial education department

To apply and for more information, click here.

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