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Sanlam Bursary programme 2023


Sanlam Bursary programme 2023

Sanlam Bursary programme 2023


Sanlam Bursary programme 2023

\”Sanlam invites eligible candidates seeking bursary support to apply for its ongoing Bursary Programme. This program is designed for high-potential students aspiring to further their actuarial studies, facing primarily financial limitations.\”


  • 31st July 2023


  • Sanlam


  • South Africa


  • Must be a South African citizen.
  • Completed Matric or currently in Matric OR.
  • Enrolled in the upcoming year for Actuarial Science studies.
  • For Grade 11 and Matric, a minimum of 90% in Mathematics.
  • For Grade 11 and Matric, a minimum overall average of “A”.
  • Strong mathematics skills.
  • Preference given to students from specific groups, namely African, Indian, or Coloured.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Robust analytical abilities.
  • Ability to adapt to different situations.
  • Ability to function independently.
  • Superior accuracy and organizational skills.

Bursary Coverage:

  • Tuition fees.
  • Accommodation.
  • Book allowance.
  • Pocket money.
  • Actuarial Board Exam fees.


Applications are done online. Click on the link to access the recruitment page

Required documents

  • A certified copy of an ID document.
  • For Grade 11, a certified copy of year-end results.
  • For Matric, a certified copy of mid-year results.
  • NBT results.
  • Curriculum Vitae with a special focus on leadership skills, academics, and extracurricular activities.
  • A letter of motivation addressing the following:
  • Describe, in your own words, what an actuary does.
  • State your reason for studying actuarial science.
  • Share your thoughts on what it takes to become a successful actuary.
  • Explain why the company should award you bursary support.
  • Discuss other careers you would consider if this application is not successful.