How it Works

Supporting students you believe in

BursaryNetwork is a seamless method of donating directly to university student faced with financial challenges. Joining the BursaryNetwork community gives you the ability to make the dreams of the youth come true.

Joining the BursaryNetwork is simple, free and has no obligations. All you have to do is complete the Sign Up form and thereafter verify your email address by clicking on the link sent to your email address.

To begin funding students, you would have to ensure that your BursaryNetwork account has enough funds. Increasing your account balance can be done in the following 3 ways from My Profile page:

  1. Direct deposit: toBursaryNetworkbank account and use yourBursaryNetworkaccount number as reference.
  2. Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT): toBursaryNetworkbank account and use your BursaryNetwork account number as reference.
  3. E-Commerce: Secure payment gateway which allows you to use your credit or debit card.

Once you have more that R100 in your BursaryNetwork account you will be able to assist any listed student of your choice.

As a BursaryNetwork member you can view the students full profiles, watch the students pitch and communicate directly to the student through the forum. When you find the student you wish to wish to support simply click the donate button, enter the amount and confirm the donation.

Student Funding

It is important to note that this opportunity is for full time students with a need for financial assistance to help attain their education goal. Students applying for assistance Must be studying at a South African University.

Application process begins with a student completing the online funding application form and attaching all the requested documents. The BursaryNetwork staff will then assess and verify the application merits and accuracy with the assistance of the concerned university. Thereafter we will assist you build your online profile for your campaign at no cost to you.

Lastly, with your profile successfully uploadedby our developers, you will be given 60 days to promote and raise the funding you need. Crowdfunding is not easy although as BursaryNetwork we assist where we can, we also encourage you to promote your campaign to your family and friends through social media and any other platforms.