SAMA Medical Student Bursaries, 2017

icon Masters

icon Medical fields

Open to South African citizens

icon  South African Medical Association (SAMA)

icon 30 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, pre-graduate bursary of R20,000.00 pa + other benefits

iconMedical schools in South Africa

More about this scholarship

South African Medical Association is offering SAMA Medical Student Bursaries, 2017 to provide support to South African citizens attending medical school in South Africa.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of SAMA Medical Student Bursaries, 2017 must be citizens of South Africa.
  • Applications from historically disadvantaged groups are encouraged.
  • Recipients of SAMA Medical Student Bursaries, 2017 can be in receipt of other scholarships but must be declared to the SAMA Bursary Committee.

Documents required:

  • Social and geographic consideration
  • Recommendation of Referees
  • Belonging to historical disadvantage group
  • Leadership Qualities
  • Academic merit including previous prizes and awards
  • Potential for excellence

Documents required:

  • Applicant’s details
  • Proof of citizenship
  • Resume in at most 2 pages explaining education and volunteer experience
  • Copy of letter of acceptance to a South African medical school (can be provided upon being shortlisted)


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