The SAMRO Foundation invites applications for student bursaries for music studies.
Who Must Apply for SAMRO Bursaries?
registered at a South African University, in their
2nd, 3rd and 4th years, or honours, masters or doctoral degrees, who are
Citizens of South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho or Swaziland, who are
studying for a degree or diploma majoring in music.
Regrettably the SAMRO Foundation is not presently in a position to award bursaries to:
students from private higher education institutions;
university students in their 1st year of study;
students in foundation or bridging programmes.
Each bursary is worth R10 000.
Before applicants start to fill in the form they should source following digital documents that will need to be uploaded before submitting the application:
Copy of ID Document
Proof of 2018 registration
2015 Examination results or most recent academic record (university transcript)
2 Letters of reference (not older than 3 months)
For Masters and Doctoral applicants – a 5 to 8 page synopsis of your thesis or dissertation.
We request that all communications including reference letters be provided in English
Please only submit what has been requested. Additional material will be discarded.
Disqualification criteria: Applications will not be considered if:
any section of the form is incomplete
supporting documents are missing
more than one proposal is submitted per student