About SANLAM 2021 bursary:

Sanlam was founded as a life insurance company but has evolved to become a diversified financial services business with a local and international footprint. The group provides financial solutions across all market segments, through its business clusters, namely Sanlam Investments; Sanlam Emerging Markets; Sanlam Corporate; Sanlam Personal Finance, and Santam.

Sanlam is listed on the JSE (Johannesburg Stock Exchange) as well as on the NSE (Namibian Stock Exchange).

Fields covered:

This bursary is available to Actuarial Science students.


What the bursary covers:

  • Tuition fees
  • Actuarial board exam fees
  • Accommodation fees
  • Book allowance
  • Pocket money


Apart from financial aid, students will also receive the following:

  • Vacation work
  • Opportunities to network with Sanlam staff members
  • Academic support and mentoring from actuarial professionals at Sanlam
  • Rotational work opportunities across various disciplines
  • A guaranteed employment position once graduated


Minimum requirements:

  • South African citizen
  • Currently in Grade 12 or have completed Matric
  • Enrolled or been accepted to study Actuarial Science in 2021
  • Achieved a minimum of 90% for Mathematics
  • Achieved a minimum “A” overall average (for Matric and Grade 11)
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • *Preference will be given to African, Indian, or Coloured


How to apply:

Click here to view and apply online
Closing date:

31 October 2020 (extension from 30 June 2020).

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