FirstRand has entered into a partnership
with the Department of Education to
allow an outstanding South African
student to undertake postgraduate study
at one of the world's foremost universities,
University of Oxford.
Applications for the 2020 FirstRand
FNB Fund Oxford Education
scholarship for a masters degree in
education will open on
16 December 2019 and close
20 February 2020
The scholarship will provide full funding
for one student each year to study a masters
degree at the Department of Education at
the University of Oxford. The successful
candidate will be housed at Wadham College.
The partnership is for the next four years.
FirstRand and the FNB Fund will conduct the
interviewing and selection process, which will run
concurrently with the FirstRand Laurie Dippenaar
scholarship for international postgraduate study,
based on academic excellence, leadership ability,
community involvement and the candidate's
potential to be a destiny changer.
Candidates have to apply and be accepted for a
masters in education at the University of Oxford.
Applications for the FirstRand FNB Fund Oxford
Education scholarship are online only.
FirstRand and the Department of Education
at the University of Oxford are looking for
the best applicants who will truly benefit from
the opportunity and contribute to South Africa
on their return.
Closing date for the applications for the
masters in education at the University of
Oxford is 24 January 2020