Do you dream of a career within the medical field, helping and caring for the sick and injured? Whether you dream of becoming a doctor, nurse, surgeon, dietitian, occupational therapist (or any other health science professional), you will need to obtain a qualification within this sector.
In order to be accepted into the Medical/ Health faculty at a university or tertiary institution, you must show above average results in Science (Life Science/ Biology and sometimes Physical Science too) and Mathematics. Medical studies take a lot of dedication and time, but they are highly worth it if you are passionate about the field.
Here are a list of all the Medical bursaries in South Africa for 2018 and 2019 years of study. Bursaries South Africa have also provided the average annual salary for various careers within the Medical field.
*NB – Note that you will have to sift through as some closing dates have passed but a lot are still open, some have annual closing dates.
Sources: Bursaries South Africa