Sanlam Actuarial Science Bursaries 2020/2021 for young South Africans

Application Deadline: June 30th 2020

The Sanlam Personal Finance (SPF) cluster is responsible for Sanlam’s retail business in South Africa. SPF provides clients across different market segments (entry-level, middle-income, affluent, professional market and business owners) with a comprehensive range of appropriate and competitive financial solutions. These include traditional life insurance risk and savings products, investment, retirement, health and fiduciary services. Designed to facilitate long-term wealth creation, protection and niche financing, these solutions are engineered around client needs.

Actuarial bursaries

Part of our commitment to our trade is recognising that for one to be a master in their trade, support is a key ingredient. That is why we offer bursaries to scholars who have enrolled to study Actuarial Science in 2021.

Requirements

If you are a South African citizen, whiz at maths, enjoy a good challenge by solving difficult problems and are willing to remain focused and disciplined through years of studying and training, then you are just who we’re looking for.

Benefits

  • Tuition and accommodation fees
  • General allowance (Books and pocket money)
  • Mentoring and academic support from Sanlam actuarial professionals
  • Vacation work and networking opportunities with Sanlam staff
  • Guaranteed employment after completion of studies
  • Continued support and payment towards actuarial board exams  
  • Range of work rotation opportunities across a broad spectrum of disciplines

Requirements:

  • Final 2019 Grade 11 results and Grade 12 mid-year 2020 results as well as NBT results
  • Certified copy of your identity document (ID)
  • Comprehensive CV focusing on AcademicsExtra-mural activities and Leadership skills
  • Final grade 12 results may be used as determining factor
  • An above 90% score in Mathematics and an overall A aggregate
  • A motivation to support your application that answers the following questions:
    • In your own words, can you describe what an actuary does?
    • Why do you want to study actuarial science?
    • Why do you believe you have what it takes to become an actuary?
    • Why should Sanlam choose you to be a bursary holder?
    • If you are not successful at becoming an actuary, what other career paths are you considering?

How to Apply:


Please apply on-line and attach the following documentation:

  • Comprehensive CV as indicated,
  • Certified copy of your ID,
  • Final Grade 11 results and Grade 12 mid-year results,
  • Motivation to support your application.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Sanlam Actuarial Bursaries 2020

1 COMMENT

  1. […] L’entreprise Sanlam Retail Affluent (SRA) se consacre à donner aux Sud-Africains des revenus moyens et supérieurs les moyens d’être confiants, sûrs et prospères sur le plan financier. Avec une compréhension approfondie des clients et un accent sur l’excellence dans la technologie, l’expérience des clients et des intermédiaires, SRA fournit des solutions financières comprenant une planification financière complète, une assurance vie et invalidité, des solutions de crédit, des services d’épargne et d’investissement, de retraite et des services fiduciaires accessibles via diverses plateformes . […]

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