First National Bank (FNB) Bursary Programme 2019 – 2020

The First National Bank is calling on qualified and deserving students to apply for its FNB Bursary Programme. Read on to find out more details about the bursary programme offering.

Established in 1838, FNB is the oldest bank in South Africa, with its beginning tracing back to the Eastern Province Bank in Grahamstown. In 1998, the merger Rand Merchant Bank and Anglo American resulted in the formation of FirstRand Limited. FNB, along with other banks, later on became trade divisions of First Rand.

First National Bank Bursary Programme

The bursary programme offered by FNB provides students access to tertiary education on the basis of financial constraints and academic merit. As FNB only provides a partial bursary, applicants are highly encouraged to acquire a student loan  from their university’s Financial Aid Office or National Student Financial  Aid Scheme to augment the partial bursary and other study costs. The bursary programme is administered by StudyTrust

Here is a list of the fields of study recognized by the bursary prgramme


  • Accounting, Auditing, Actuarial Science
  • Economics, Financial Mnagement, Economics and Management Sciences
  • Quantitative Finance, Management, Investment Managemnt, Finance, Statistics, Finance
  • Marketing, Law, Human Resources, Psychology, Organizational Psychology


  • Aeronautical Engineering,, Building Technology, Agricultural Engineering,, Chemica Engineering, Civil Engineering,
  • Construction Management, Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering, Mining Survey, Architecture


  •   Business Information Technology, Mathematical Statistis
  • Computer Science, Computer Engineering
  • Information Systems, Software Development, Information Technology
  • Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science

Career Options

FNB doe not guarantee full-time employment at the end of bursary coverage.

Requirements or Eligibility

Applicantns who satisfy the minimum academic requirements may be considered for the programme:

For B Business or B Com – At least 60% in Mathematics and English

For Engineering – at least 60% in Math,, English and Physical Sciences

For BSc – at least  60% in Math, English and Physical Science

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are highly encouraged  to use the online application when applying.

Click here to apply using the online recruitment portal.

Opening and Closing Date

FNB will be accepting applications until 30 September 2019

Contact Information

For further questions about the bursary programme call 011 482-1501 / 011 403-1632

We are here to provide you an overview of all the latest internships, bursaries, apprenticeships, graduate programmes, learnerships and jobs opportunities that are available for application in South Africa.

Related Posts

The Foschini Group Bursary

The Foschini Group Bursary 2022 – 2023

About The Foschini Group Established in 1924, The Foschini Group (TFG) is a clothing retail company based in South Africa with its headquarters located in Cape Town….

SAAFoST Aubrey Parsons Study Grant 2022

SAAFoST Aubrey Parsons Study Grant 2022

About SAAFoST SAAFoST (South African Association for Food Science and Technology) Foundation serves the food sector and allied industry of South Africa through its association of professionals…

South African Translators' Institute (SATI) Bursary Programme

South African Translators’ Institute Bursary 2022

The South African Translators’ Institute, or SATI, is calling on suitably qualified individuals to submit their application to qualify for its upcoming Bursary Programme for the 2022 Academic Year.

Kuehne Nagel Careers: Inzuzo Trust Bursary South Africa 2019 - 2020

Kuehne + Nagel Trust Bursary Programme 2022

About KUEHNE + NAGEL Kuehne + Nagel International AG is a Swiss logistics company founded by August Kuhne and Friedrich Nagel in 1890. It primarily provides sea…

Department of Sport, Arts and Culture (DSAC) Bursaries

West Coast District Municipality Bursary 2022

About the West Coast District Municipality West Coast District Municipality is located in the Western Cape province of South Africa and there are five municipalities under the…

SASAS Bursary Programme

South African Society for Animal Science (SASAS) Bursary 2022

The South African Society for Animal Science (SASAS) is inviting brilliant young Postgraduate candidates to apply for the bursary for the academic year 2022. Bursary funding will be awarded for studies towards Masters or Honours degree in Animal Science/Animal Production.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *