Pearson Scholarship Application – New Student

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General information

Submission dates

The deadlines for submission of applications must be strictly adhered to. Applications must be submitted to the relevant campus for review and recommendations. The campus Pearson Scholarship Committee will forward the application to the national Pearson Scholarship Committee for final approval.
Application form to be submitted to the campus by 18 January 2019.

No late applications will be considered.

Qualifying candidates

  • Applications for bursaries are considered only from South African citizens who intend to study full time towards qualifications on offer at any of the Pearson Institute/CTI campuses. The applicant must meet the minimum entrance requirements for the specific qualification he or she wishes to study and have obtained a senior certificate or equivalent school leaving certificate, accompanied by a SAQA certificate of equivalence and/or USAF exemption certificate.
  • A student who enrols for special courses, short learning programmes, Higher Certificate, or Foundation programmes does not qualify for these awards.
  • The application is only for new students who have not previously studied at Pearson Institute or CTI.
  • Students must have a Pearson Student Number to apply for a scholarship (which will be received on successful application to PIHE/CTI).

Submitting your Pearson Scholarship application form

Scholarships are awarded on a year-to-year basis and an application has to be submitted
every year.

Process

Application forms with incomplete information will be disqualified. No faxed application forms will be accepted. Read carefully before completing, signing or submitting this form and ensure that this form is completed in full.

Please note: This Pearson Scholarship cannot be used to pay for existing loans or debts.

Section A: Application form

Personal details

DATE OF BIRTH*

SA citizenship*
Gender*
Race*

Qualification and campus

Academic detail

Parent/guardian/sponsor detail

(Complete where applicable – if student is under the age of 21)

Student Declaration

I hereby declare that all the information provided in this application form is complete and correct.
I hereby acknowledge that if any of the information provided in this application form is found to be incomplete and/or incorrect, my application will be disqualified.

Declaration 1*

Parent / Guardian / Sponsor Declaration

I hereby declare that all the information provided in this application form is complete and correct.
I hereby acknowledge that if any of the information provided in this application form is found to be incomplete and/or incorrect, my application will be disqualified.

Declaration 2

Section B: Acknowledgement of Terms and Conditions

The student further undertakes that if he or she does not complete the full academic year (for example, in the event of termination of his or her studies), he or she will be liable to repay to the Company, either in full or on a pro rata basis, the amount expended by the Company as study aid.

Requirements

Send all of the following documents to - scholarship@pearson.com

  • Certified copy of a valid senior certificate or equivalent (if you have completed Grade 12)
  • Certified copy of the latest academic transcript or record on official letterhead or logo
  • Certified copy of a valid South African identity document
  • Submit completed forms (or hand deliver) to your respective campus

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

Should you not qualify based on the minimum entrance requirements, your application will be withdrawn.

Criteria

The awards will be made at the sole discretion of Pearson, based on the following criteria:

  • The candidate passed all subjects on the Grade 12 Certificate with 65% or above (Rating score 5).
  • Only six subjects with the highest rating (excluding Life Orientation) shall be taken into consideration.
  • Candidates need to have met the admission requirements for the qualification they wish to study.
  • Application rankings will be determined by the average percentage of the rating score obtained on the Grade 12 certificate( or equivalent school leaving certificate)
  • Attending a panel interview may be required.

Agree to t & c's' by ticking this box

Agree to t&c*