How to Apply for Sabt Bursary

It is quite easy to apply for the Sabt Bursary. The steps for the application are outlined as follows:

  • Download the bursary application form
  • Complete the form correctly
  • Send the application via mail to
  • Use the title ‘BURSARY + YEAR’ as the e-mail subject line in accordance to the year in which you are applying. Eg. ‘BURSARY2023’
  • Submit the application form in PDF format

The application must be accompanied by the following documents.

  • A certified copy of your ID document.
  • Latest grade 11 and Matric results (certified copy)
  • A certified copy of your Matric certificate, if you’ve completed it.
  • Certified copies of your recent academic records.
  • Proof of acceptance in a tertiary university on the institution’s letterhead.
  • Study fees breakdown of the university enrolled.
  • If you have a disability, you need to provide medical records.
  • Affidavit of parent’s/guardian’s jobs.
  • A motivational letter or a Statement of Purpose (SOP) and a CV (not more than 2 pages long).
  • Proof of residential status in Durban, if applicable.

Please Remember:

Application forms must be submitted in PDF or Word format.
No hard copy applications will be accepted (only emailed applications will be considered).