UFS Honours Bursary 2023 for young South Africans

Posted on Mon 13th Feb 2023 - Dailysynch

The University of the Free State will be providing financial support (partial tuition fee) to Postgraduate Diploma students for the year 2023.

  • The UFS Postgraduate Diploma Bursary is a once-off award for first-time Postgraduate Diploma students studying full time in 2023.
  • The bursary is awarded on academic merit.
  • The holder of the bursary may not be a recipient of any government bursary/scholarship.
  • The holder of the bursary may not be a recipient of the UFS Staff Study Benefit/ Remission on Tuition Fees.
  • The award cannot be used to pay off outstanding fees from previous years.
  • Complying with minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee successful application; bursaries are awarded on academic merit and availability of funds.

Who is not eligible

  • Students registered for their second year of Postgraduate Diploma;
  • Students pursuing an undergraduate degree irrespective of the programme that they are enrolled for;
  • Students pursuing Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE);
  • Students who received funding from the Postgraduate School in the previous years; and
  • Students who hold full-time employment positions.

Eligibility Criteria

  • All South African and international students.
  • Full time honours students.
  • Applicants must have obtained an aggregate of at least 65% for their undergraduate studies.
  • Applicants must have obtained their undergraduate degree in the minimum prescribed period.

Closing date for late applications is 28 February 203


For more information about the bursary click here

Enquiries can be directed to Mpho Lekoekoe at, or at the Centre for Graduate Support, Johannes Brill Building, office 10

Click here to visit the official website of the UFS Honours Bursary 2023

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