MultiChoice Bursary 2022/2023

MultiChoice, established in 1993 has opened its 2022/2023 bursary application and is inviting all interested applicants to apply ASAP.

Closing Date: 15 February 2022.

MultiChoice is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2022 academic year.

Bursaries will be awarded for studies in the following fields (for all years of study, including 1st postgraduate degrees):

  • Actuarial Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Data and Information Science
  • Digital Media Technologies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Information Engineering
  • Information Technology (AI & Robotics)


  • You must be a South African citizen
  • You must be under the age of 28 years old
  • You must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying or intend on studying towards a qualification, within one of the fields listed above (undergraduate or postgraduate)
  • You must be studying or registered to study at a recognised Higher Learning Institute in South Africa
  • You must have achieved a minimum overall average of 70% in Matric, if not studying yet
  • You must have achieved a minimum overall average of 65%, if currently studying at tertiary level


MultiChoice will be awarding R20 million in funding, to approximately 200 students. 10 students will receive funding from the Nomzamo Lighthouse Foundation, a partner of MultiChoice and organisation that invests in the youth of South Africa.

The bursary will provide coverage for the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, accommodation and a yearly living allowance.


Applications must be submitted online for the following position:
MultiChoice Bursary Application 2022

Applicants will be required to Register an Account before they can Login and apply.

Supporting Documents

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)
  • Recent academic record: Matric certificate, academic transcript (certified copies)
  • Proof acceptance or preliminary acceptance from an accredited tertiary institution (on letterhead)
  • Disability medical certificate, if applicable

Note: documents must have been certified within the last 3 months.