Welcome to the ISFAP Funding Application Website


Please note that in order to complete the application form you will be required to upload the following documentation:

  1. A certified copy of your ID
  2. A completed consent form available by clicking here

If you are ready to proceed, click the link on the bottom of this page.
We look forward to receiving your application.

Discretionary Funding

The funding provided by ISFAP is made available through the contributions of various donors in the public and private sector. ISFAP will provide funding opportunities to first year undergraduate students in 2019, but does not guarantee funding for all applicants.

Successful applicants will receive a funding package that includes tuition, accommodation, books, a monthly stipend and meals as well as student support and an on campus ISFAP programme manager.

Criteria for eligibility may include:

  • Academic achievement and acceptance into the university of your choice for the relevant degree programme
  • Donor requirements
  • First degrees starting in 2019
  • Funding availability

Participating Universities and Courses

Central University of Technology

  1. Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Mechanical Engineering

Nelson Mandela University

  1. Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Civil Engineering
  2. Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Electrical Engineering
  3. Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Industrial Engineering
  4. Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Marine Engineering
  5. Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Mechanical Engineering
  6. Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics

Stellenbosch University

  1. BEng Civil Engineering
  2. BEng Electric and Electronic
  3. BEng Mechatronic
  4. BEng Industrial Engineering
  5. BEng Mechanical Engineering
  6. BEng Chemical Engineering
  7. Bachelor of Accounting (BAcc)
  8. Medicine (MBChB)
  9. BSc Mathematics
  10. BCom Mathematics

Tshwane University of Technology

  1. Bachelor of Technology in Nursing
  2. National Diploma in Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics

University of Cape Town

  1. Bachelor of Business Science in Actuarial Science
  2. Bachelor of Science in Engineering in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  3. Bachelor of Science in Engineering in Electrical Engineering
  4. Bachelor of Science in Mechatronics
  5. Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
  6. Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  7. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  8. Medicine (MBChB)
  9. Occupational Therapy

University of Johannesburg

  1. BBAcc Bachelor of Accounting
  2. B(Eng Tech) Electrical Engineering
  3. B(Eng Tech) Mechanical Engineering
  4. B(Eng) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  5. B(Eng) Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Information Technology
  6. B(Eng) Mechanical Engineering
  7. Bachelor of Science in Information Technology in Computer Science and Informatics

University of KwaZulu-Natal


  1. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy
  2. Bachelor of Pharmacy
  3. Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  4. MBChB (Medicine)

University of Pretoria

  1. BCom Accounting Sciences
  2. BSc Actuarial and Financial Mathematics
  3. Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBChB)
  4. BEng Chemical Engineering
  5. BEng Civil Engineering
  6. BEng Computer Engineering
  7. BEng Electrical Engineering
  8. BEng Electronic Engineering
  9. BEng Industrial Engineering
  10. BEng Mechanical Engineering
  11. BEng Metallurgical Engineering
  12. BEng Mining Engineering

University of the Witwatersrand

  1. Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting
  2. Bachelor of Economic Science in Actuarial Science
  3. BCom General
  4. BCom Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE)
  5. Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
  6. Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  7. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  8. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  9. Bachelor of Medicine
  10. Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Hearing
  11. BSc (Maths of Finance)
  12. BSc (Statistics and Actuarial Science)

University of Venda

  1. Bachelor of Arts
  2. Bachelor of Arts in Social Work
  3. Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

Walter Sisulu University

  1. Bachelor of Chemistry
  2. Bachelor of Physics with Chemistry
  3. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Applications
An online application form needs to be completed in full and the requisite supporting documentation provided/uploaded by qualifying students. Applications without the supporting document uploaded will not be considered.

The applications will be added to a database which will be used to pair qualifying students that match donor/ISFAP criteria. ISFAP will keep applicants informed of the status of their application.

PLEASE NOTE: We collect a fair amount of personal data on this website and throughout the application process. We wish to assure you that the data is retained by ISFAP and not sold or handed to any third parties. However, the personal data is used for statistical and reporting functions and may be used to improve various areas of the ISFAP programme for current and future applicants, donors and universities. The statistical data used contains no personal data. Should you need further assistance or have any concerns or queries, please email info@isfap.co.za or call our national hotline 087 805 8500

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