A large percentage of the young population quits studies every year all around the world due to lack of financial resources. All the nations need to address this problem by providing aid to needy students who have a keen interest in academics.
By assisting the youth in completing their education, a nation will be supporting the leaders of tomorrow and securing a bright future for the country. South African organizations provide several bursaries to deserving candidates, one of which is the Cipla bursary program.
Established in the year 1935, Cipla is a household name today and is one of the largest manufacturers and suppliers of medicines all across the globe. The company is renowned for producing the best medicines at an affordable price for both the private and public sectors.
Their motto is, “caring for life” to which they adhere by putting the best foot forward and using cutting-edge technology. Cipla is among the most trusted names when it comes to drugs for any disease or illness.
They manufacture and supply a wide variety of over-the-counter and scheduled prescription medications. With their continued efforts they have treated millions of people all around the globe and continue to serve the human race.
About Cipla Bursary Program
Cipla is committed to providing students with the opportunity for an inclusive and diverse learning environment. They have created a bursary program that awards bursaries to students studying at accredited PUBLIC tertiary learning institutions.
Those students who wish to fulfill their academic dreams can apply for the Cipla bursary program 2022. Under this bursary program, the following fields of study are covered.
Computer Science and Information Science
Digital Marketing and Communications
Economic Management Sciences (Business studies, Accounting, and Finance)
Human Sciences, Industrial psychology, and Human Resources
Manufacturing (Logistics, Demand Planning, Production, and Warehousing)
The Cipla bursary covers the following expenses related to the qualification:
Laptop (maximum of R 8000). Though the laptop cost will be borne by the bursary, students will be responsible for the repair, maintenance, insurance, replacement, etc.
Bursary Benefit to Students
Students receiving this bursary get the following added benefits apart from the monetary assistance:
Students have access to ICAS- the employee wellness program.
One can access the Cipla Subject Matter Experts
Psychometric assessment feedback
Bursary Renewal Criteria
The Cipla bursary is awarded for one year. To receive the funding for subsequent years, students must fulfill the following conditions:
One must maintain a minimum overall average of 70% every year
Students receiving other funding or financial aid must disclose it
Any information that directly or indirectly impacts the bursary program must be conveyed to Cipla
For every quarter, a student must inform about any changes in the subject, address, contact details, studying status, and so on
Bursary recipient must attend continuous development virtual workshops
Students are required to apply for the Cipla Graduate program, after graduation
Each student must take part in vacation work
Eligibility Criteria For The Cipla Bursary
Meeting the following eligibility criteria is a must for every student:
One must be a South African citizen
Students must be between 18 and 33 years
You must have completed the first year of study and be starting your 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or later year of study in 2022
Students must have passed Matric
You must have an interest in studying the above-mentioned qualifications
Students must be willing to study at a recognized & accredited public tertiary institution in South Africa
One must achieve 70% of the overall minimum average each year and in the most recent qualification too
You should agree to take part in vacation work and apply for the Cipla Graduation skills program after graduating
You should be highly motivated
How to Apply For The Cipla Bursary?
Students must fill the Cipla Bursary Online Application Form. Along with the application form, students must submit the following documents. In case any of the documents are missing, the application will be rejected.
All the documents must be submitted in pdf format and must contain your name, surname, and document type.
Certified ID proof
Certified Matric certificate
Latest academic transcripts on institution’s letterhead
Curriculum vitae (must contain ID number, race, gender, contact number, email, postal address)
Funding required (invoice or quote for expenses like tuition fees, books, meals, accommodation, etc.)
If you do not receive any communication till 30 March 2022 then you may consider your application unsuccessful
Closing Date Of The Cipla Bursary
The last date of application is 25 November 2021
Contact Details Of The Bursar
You can contact Cipla directly in case of any query related to the bursary:
If the bursary has already been closed, please do not make any queries if the bursary is closed. View our other bursaries open for application here: https://allbursaries.co.za/notice/
(This Bursary/Scholarship Listing Last Updated on November 20, 2021)