2022 Amazon Web Services Bursary Open

Amazon has opened its web services bursary program 2022 and is inviting all interested applicants to apply as soon as possible. All interested applicants should use the details below to apply.

Closing Date: 

September, 2021

Field of Study: 

  • Information Systems
  • IT
  • Mechatronic
  • Engineering & the Built Environment
  • Electrical & Information Engineering
  • Mechanical, Industrial & Aeronautical Engineering
  • Computer Science

Bursary Details: 

The purpose of the Amazon bursary aims to develop a talent pipeline for Amazon (AWS) in South Africa. Bursaries are awarded to students in fields relevant to the technology sector.

Only the following programmes will be funded:

Undergraduate Degree programmes:

  • Computer Science / Engineering and Information Technology,
  • Bachelor of Commerce (specialising in Accounting and Finance),
  • Electrical / Mechanical / Mechatronics, Civil Engineering.

Year level: First to final year students.

Postgraduate Degree Programmes:

  • Honours and Masters Degree in:
  • Computer Science / Engineering and Information Technology,
  • Bachelor of Commerce (specialising in Accounting and Finance),
  • Electrical / Mechanical/ Mechatronics, Civil Engineering.

People with Disability

Undergraduate and postgraduate degree in all study Programmes.

Closing date: 30 September 2021.

Candidate Requirements: 

Minimum selection criteria:

  • Current Gr 12 learners with Mathematics and Physical Science marks of 75% and above
  • Current first year students who are consistently obtaining an average of 70% and above
  • Applicants must be willing to commit to work for Amazon for the number of years funded.
  • Applicants must be willing to participate in vacation work and training opportunities at
    Amazon.

Bursary Inclusion: 

The bursary will cover the following costs:

  • tuition
  • residence / private accommodation
  • subsistence
  • stationery and books
  • a personal computer
  • transport.

How to Apply: 

  • Applications must be completed on StudyTrust’s online Xhuma (WhatsApp) platform before 30 September to be considered for a bursary for next year.
  • Please carefully read the instructions on StudyTrust’s Bursary Applications page before beginning your application.

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