We are very pleased to inform interested persons that Canon Collins Thekgo Scholarship Program 2019 invites applications for Thekgo Bursaries. These bursaries are for registration fees for courses at postgraduate and undergraduate level in the following disciplines:
Languages and Literature
Arts (Digital Arts, Drama/Performance Studies, Visual Arts/Fine Arts, History of Art, Film and Television Studies, Music)
For 2019 academic year, these bursaries will only be awarded to students admitted for first-year study (undergraduate or postgraduate) for any of the above disciplines, at public universities in Kwazulu-Natal Province, South Africa.
Eligible institutions for the Canon Collins Thekgo Scholarship Program are:
Durban University of Technology
University of Kwazulu-Natal
University of Zululand
Mangosuthu University of Technology
Applications will not be considered for other courses or institutions.
be a national of, or have refugee status in any African country.
be accepted for your first year of study at a university in Kwazulu-Natal province in South Africa in 2019, for a full-time programme (undergraduate or post-graduate).
demonstrate academic merit
be admitted to study within one of the areas listed above
demonstrate financial need
Thekgo usually dispenses about 5-7 bursaries per year depending on the number of applicants.
The selection committee decides on the actual amount that will be awarded to individual successful applicants, up to a maximum of R7500.
How to apply
Thekgo is currently open for applications. Please read the guidelines before applying. We are now accepting applications.
You can apply by sending your completed application form and supporting documents to
Late applications will not be considered.
Visit the Official Website of the Canon Collins Thekgo Scholarship Program 2019 for more information.