SHOPRITE BURSARY 2020: Application & Requirements

Teaching Bursaries 2020: Applications & Requirements
Nursing Bursary 2020: Application Forms & Requirements

The Shoprite Group is looking for students who want to work for one of the biggest retail companies in South Africa. If you’re looking for a lifetime opportunity and a company in which you can grow and learn about a diverse range of inspirational brands, this bursary may just be for you. Shoprite offers brilliant opportunities for its employees and has a passion for its staff and customers!

Shoprite is offering bursaries within the following fields of study for 2020:

  • Logistics/ Supply Chain (for 1st/ 2nd/ 3rd year students)
  • BPharm (for 1st year students only)
  • Retail Business Management (for 1st/ 2nd/ 3rd year/ BTech students)

 

SHOPRITE BURSARY PROGRAMME – WHAT DOES IT COVER?

A Shoprite bursary includes the following:

  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation
  • Prescribed books

The bursary ranges from R30 000 to R70 000 based on the course of study and institution. Note that there is a mandatory work requirement – for every year that you are covered by the bursary programme, you will work at Shoprite for the equal amount of time.

In case of failed modules, these will be repeated at bursary holder’s own finance. The awarded bursary will also be suspended but not canceled and reapplication will be allowed once the failed module is passed. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted – should you not receive any reply within 30 days, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

 

THE REQUIREMENTS

Applicants Must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

Logistics/ Supply Chain students:

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Studying OR intend on studying towards one of the following qualifications: BCom Logistics (Quantitative Management)/ BSc Operational Research/ related degree or qualification
  • If currently in Matric: achieved a minimum overall average of 70%
  • If currently studying: achieved a minimum overall average of 60%

Retail Business Management students:

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Studying OR intend on studying towards one of the following qualifications: National Diploma Retail Business or equivalent
  • If currently in Matric: achieved a minimum overall average of 70%
  • If currently studying: achieved a minimum overall average of 60%

BPharm students:

  • South African citizen
  • Currently in Matric
  • Intend on studying towards a BPharm qualification in 2020
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 70% in Matric

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR A SHOPRITE BURSARY

Applications must be done Online by following these instructions:

1) Click to Register an account here: https://shoprite-bursary.erecruit.co/candidateapp/Register
You will be asked for the following information to register an account: Email address, Mobile (number), Password, First Name, Surname, South African Identity Number.

2) After creating an account login here: https://shoprite-bursary.erecruit.co/candidateapp/Login
From there you can select the type of Bursary you want.

Currently there are 3 options available (click for more info):

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Submit clear copies of the following documents on your online application profile (the submission of these documents is compulsory – only send the ones relevant to your level of study)

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric latest results AND Grade 11 final results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • End of year Results, if currently at tertiary level (certified copy)

 

THE CLOSING DATES

  • Logistics/ Supply Chain – September 30, 2019
  • Retail Business Management – September 30, 2019
  • Pharmacy Bursary – October 31, 2019

(Make sure you submit your application before these dates—any application submitted after these dates will not be considered)

HOW TO CONTACT SHOPRITE BURSARIES

Please contact Shoprite bursaries directly, by using the details below:

Head Office
Address: Cnr William Dabs and Old Paarl Roads Brackenfell
7560 Western Cape South Africa
Post: PO Box 215 Brackenfell 7561 Western Cape South Africa
Tel: 021 980 4000

Johannesburg
Address: 1st Floor Ikusasa House 129 Fox Street Johannesburg South Africa
Tel: +27 (0) 21 9804000

Cape Town
Address: Entrance 2 Fairbridge Mall Old Paarl Road Brackenfell South Africa

Pretoria
Address: Shop 23 Nedbank Plaza Steve Biko Street Arcadia Pretoria South Africa

 

Teaching Bursaries 2020: Applications & Requirements
Nursing Bursary 2020: Application Forms & Requirements