The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Empowerment Fund offers bursaries to deserving students. The JSE believes that it is important for the sustainable development of the financial services industry that significant focus and financial support is given to identifying and supporting promising black students in gaining appropriate professional qualifications and a better understanding of investment on the financial markets.
The JSE Empowerment Fund (JEF) aims to provide financial assistance for education initiatives targeted specifically at bringing black people into the financial services sector to meet the above objectives.
The JSE is Africa’s leading exchange and South Africa’s only licenced, full service securities exchange. The JSE is a key feature of the country’s economic landscape and connects buyers and sellers in a variety of financial markets: equities, financial derivatives, commodity derivatives, currency derivatives and interest rate instruments.
- Top performers studying a Commerce, Accounting, Computer Science, Information Technology, Financial Sciences, Economic or Mathematical Science degree
- Applications are restricted to students who are South African citizens within a designated group and who are in their 1st and 2nd year of study with a 60% aggregate
How to apply
Applications close on 30 September 2017. Click here to apply online