Accenture Scholarship South Africa 2022

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Accenture Scholarship South Africa 2022 – 2023

ABOUT THE COMPANY – ACCENTURE

Accenture is a top international professional services company, serving over 350 000 clients in over 120 countries. The company began operating in South Africa in the year 1971 and has close to 2000 staff members in South Africa alone.

Accenture provides their clientele with a variety of solutions and services in digital, consulting, technology, operations and strategy. The company operates in the following industries: Banking; Public Service; Consumer Goods and Services; Health; Software and Platforms; Automotive and Industrial; Insurance; Communications and Media; Retail; Energy; Chemicals; Capital Markets; Natural Resources; High Tech; Travel; Life Sciences and Utilities.

The company is made up of the 5 following sub-sectors: Accenture Digital; Accenture Technology; Accenture Consulting; Accenture Operations; Accenture Strategy.

ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

Accenture South Africa (Pty) Ltd has its own dedicated education trust, built to help students from strong academic backgrounds, studying in various fields, who lack the financial ability to further their studies.

Scholarships will be awarded to students within the following fields of study:

  • Information Engineering (BEng / BSc (Eng))
  • Electrical Engineering (Light Current) (BEng / BSc (Eng))
  • Electronic Engineering (BEng / BSc (Eng))
  • Industrial Engineering (BEng / BSc (Eng))
  • Computer Engineering (BEng / BSc (Eng))
  • Computer Science (BSc)
  • Informatics or Information Systems (BCom / BSc)
  • Information Technology + BIT (BCom / BSc (Eng))

Successful candidates will receive a full scholarship, which will provide cover for the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, textbook allowance for prescribed books, exam fees, meals, accommodation in residence, and a laptop. Students will also receive ongoing mentorship.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizens
  • Completed Matric
  • Studying full time within one of the aforementioned fields of study (entering your 2nd/ 3rd/ 4th/ Honours year of study)
  • Studying at one of the following tertiary institutes: University of Cape Town/ University of the Western Cape/ University of Johannesburg/ University of Pretoria/ University of the Witwatersrand/ Rhodes University
  • Good academic record
  • Proven financial need
  • Strong leadership qualities

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP

Download and complete the Accenture Scholarship Application Form (.pdf)

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate/ final results, if currently in the first year of study (certified copy)
  • Full tertiary academic transcripts (certified copies)
  • 2020 mid-year exam results (certified copy)
  • Progress report if you did not write mid-year exams (from your University)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (income tax return/ payslip/ letter from employer/ pension receipt etc: certified copies)
  • Parents death certificate if deceased (certified copy)
  • Motivational letter explaining how your selected qualification will benefit society in South Africa (around 200 words)

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to [email protected]
(Insert the words “Accenture Scholarship Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).

CONTACT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDER

For any queries related to this scholarship programme, please contact the Accenture (SA) Education Trust directly:
Tel: 012 622 2441 / 011 208 4205
Email: [email protected]

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