Achievements of the Bursary Programme

The national bursary programme of the Institute dates back to 1935. Since then our students, among them Mr. Nelson Mandela, who won a bursary worth £120 in the late 1940s, have served the country in almost every field of endeavour.
Click here to sign up
Join the conversation
You are here: Home Programmes and Projects Bursary Programme Achievements of the Bursary Programme

Achievements of the Bursary Programme

The national bursary programme of the Institute dates back to 1935. Since then our students, among them Mr. Nelson Mandela, who won a bursary worth £120 in the late 1940s, have served the country in almost every field of endeavour.

Altogether 30 students graduated in 2010. In the past 29 years the Institute has awarded bursaries, most of them to black students, worth R221 million. Since 1980, no fewer than 3 657 students have graduated through our bursary programme in the following fields: science and engineering 1 091, business and commerce 979, medicine, health sciences and dentistry 581, education 409, arts 369, and law 228.

 

IRR TV

Altogether 30 students graduated in 2010. In the past 29 years the Institute has awarded bursaries, most of them to black students, worth R221 million. Since 1980, no fewer than 3 657 students have graduated through our bursary programme in the following fields: science and engineering 1 091, business and commerce 979, medicine, health sciences and dentistry 581, education 409, arts 369, and law 228.

 

Free Society Project