FirstRand offers the Laurie Dippenaar Scholarship, which is for students complete their postgraduate studies abroad in any country and any field.
The program covers a maximum period of two years to the value of R400,000 per year. This is to cover tuition, books, accommodation, meals and other relevant needs.
This scholarship has bursaries available in all fields of study, as long as it’s at any internationally-recognised university in any other country outside of South Africa.
Candidates have to return home to South Africa, work and stay in South Africa for a minimum period of five years after completing their studies.
Applications open from the beginning of January each year and close the end of February.