The 2021/2022 SASMT Teacher Bursary Opened

SASMT has opened its September 2021/2022 academic year teacher bursary program and is inviting all teachers to apply ASAP. All interested applicants should apply using the details below.

CLOSING DATE: 15 September 2021.


In order to be considered for admission, applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • You must be a South African citizen
  • You must be studying towards a music qualification
  • You must be registered to study at a tertiary institution in South Africa
  • You must be an existing paid-up SASMT member, for a minimum of 2 years
  • You must be in financial need


The responsibilities of this bursary have not been communicated yet. To know more apply first and make any inquiries attached to it.


Download and complete the SASMT Teacher Bursary Application Form 2022 (.pdf)

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 may be disqualified):

  • Photo in electronic format (approximately 500px in height)
  • ID document (certified copy: not older than 3 months)
  • Proof of registration at a tertiary institution (on institutions letterhead)
  • Full academic record (on institutions letterhead)
  • Short Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivational letter to support your application, explaining why you should be awarded the bursary
  • Recommendation by a SASMT member

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to:
(Insert the words “SASMT Teacher Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).