PPS Bursaries

PPS bursaries are awarded on financial need basis and scholarships on academic excellence. The bursaries are paid directly to the university where the recipient is studying and are administered by the university to cover university fees and textbook costs.

PPS Bursaries Eligibity

To be eligible for the 2014 PPS Bursaries awards, the student must be registered at a South African university registering for a fourth academic year of study or post-graduate degree and must be studying towards a profession, which on qualification, would be eligible for PPS membership.

PPS membership is open to graduate professionals who hold at least a four-year degree or the equivalent thereof in a profession that is elligible for PPS membership, such as an Honours, Masters, M.Tech or D.Tech degree, and who are practising in the field of their study. Membership is at the discretion of the PPS Board.

The following professions are accepted by PPS:

  •  Accountants
  •  Actuaries
  •  Advocates
  •  Attorneys
  •  Architects
  •  Dentists
  •  Doctors
  •  Engineers (Electrical & Mechanical with four year degree)
  •  Farmer (with four year degree in agriculture)
  •  Nurses (with four year B.Cur degree)
  •  Pharmacists
  •  Physiotherapists
  •  Radiologists
  •  Radiographers
  •  Scientists
  •  Surgeons
  •  Auditor
  •  Dietician
  •  Veterinarian
  •  Gynaecologist
  •  Microbiologist
  •  Occupational Therapist
  •  Speech and Hearing Therapist
  •  Human Resources Practitioner
  •  Anthropologist
  •  Archaeologist
  •  Political Analyst
  •  Researcher
  •  Linguist
  •  Biokineticist
  •  Social Worker
  •  Biochemist
  •  Biologist
  •  Scientist
  •  Statician
  •  Audiologist
  •  Mathematician
  •  Agriculturalist
  •  Economist
  •  Historian
  •  Meteorologist
  •  Town and Regional Planner
  •  Astronomist
  •  Botanist
  •  Industrial Psychology
  •  Ecologist
  •  Land Surveyor
  •  And other professions
The student must also be a citizen or permanent resident of South Africa. Recipients of the PPS Scholarship and Bursary awards will be required to become PPS Student members at no additional cost. Apply here





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33 thoughts on “PPS Bursaries

  1. I am an A candidate and my dream is to further my education. A bursary will make this dream possible for me.

    Hope I am a successful applicant.

    Kind Regards

    Kribiloshnee Naick

  2. I am a third year student at Unisa doing Bcompt but i dont have money to finish my studies can i please have application form bursary.

  3. I hope it is not too late to be asking for application forms but please send me the application forms as soon as possible ….thank you

  4. Hi can you please email me the bursary form.I want to apply for it for the year 2014 as i do not have fundings.I’m already accepted at university.

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