Land Bank: Bursary Programme 2020
ABOUT LAND BANK:
The Land and Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa (Land Bank), was established in 1912 and is government owned by the Development Finance Institution. The bank’s key shareholder is the National Treasury and it is governed by the Land and Agricultural Development Bank Act 15 of 2002.
The Bank provides financial services to farmers, including the financing of land, equipment, assets and credit.
ABOUT LAND BANK BURSARY PROGRAMME:
Land Bank will be awarding bursaries each year, in fields aligned to the business needs of the company. This year bursaries will be awarded within the following fields of study:
- Business Management
- Risk Management/ Compliance
- Internal Auditing & Procurement
- Investment Management
- Project Management
- Human Resources
- Information Technology
- Agricultural related studies
LAND BANK BURSARY PROGRAMME COVERAGE VALUE & SELECTION:
The bursary will provide cover for tuition fees, prescribed books, accommodation and meals. Successful recipients will be required to sign a bursary contract with Land Bank.
Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview at the Land Bank Head Office in Centurion before final selection is made.
Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):
- South African citizen
- Completed Matric
- Studying within one of the aforementioned fields of study (2nd/ 3rd/ 4th year students only)
- Registered or accepted to study at a University/ University of Technology/ Agricultural College in South Africa
- Strong academic record
- Interested in pursuing a career within the Agricultural sector
- Proven financial need
- NOT in receipt of any other bursary funding
CLOSING DATE: 31st January 2020
HOW TO APPLY:
Click here to download the Declaration of Financial Conditions
Queries & Applications can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Insert the words “Land Bank Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line)