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  • Writer's pictureOmran Aburayya

Sanlam Actuarial bursaries Program 2025

Updated: Jun 3

Sanlam is now accepting applications for students interested in Sanlam's Actuarial bursaries program. The program offers bursaries to scholars who have enrolled to study Actuarial Science in 2025 as well as current students in their 1st/2nd/3rd year of Actuarial Science studies.


Program Benefits

The funding provided is full and offers:

  • Tuition and accommodation fees

  • Allowances for books, travel and pocket money

  • Mentoring and academic support from Sanlam actuarial professionals

  • Vacation work and networking opportunities with Sanlam staff

  • General allowance (Books and pocket money)

  • Guaranteed employment after completion of studies

  • Continued support and payment towards actuarial board exams

  • Range of work rotation opportunities across a broad spectrum of disciplines


Who Can Apply?

Current full time Actuarial Science students (SA citizens and non-SA citizens) who are in their 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of studies with demonstrated academic abilities.

The program is also OPEN for School leaving learners who intend to study Actuarial Science in 2025.


Required Documentation

1). For undergraduate students

  • Full academic transcripts

  • Proof of registration and/or Fee Statement

  • Copy of matric certificate

  • Copy of ID/passport or valid study visa

  • Comprehensive CV focusing on Academics, Extra-mural activities and Leadership skills

  • A motivation letter

2). For school leavers

  • Final 2023 Grade 11 results

  • Grade 12 mid-year 2024 results

  • NBT results

  • Final grade 12 results may be used as determining factor

  • An above 90% score in Mathematics and an overall A aggregate

  • Comprehensive CV focussing on academics, extra-mural activities and leadership skills

  • A motivation letter


Application procedure

Applications for Sanlam Actuarial bursaries Program are submitted online through their:

Bursaries will be awarded on merit and in accordance with Sanlam’s employment equity plan. Given Sanlam’s large African footprint, non-SA citizens are also welcome to apply.

Application Deadline: 30 June 2024

• For further info, visit the official website:



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