Accenture is offering scholarships to help economically disadvantaged students with strong academic backgrounds to further their studies at tertiary institutions in South Africa in 2021.

Accenture Development Partnerships has a deep understanding of the international development sector—where it has been, and its future potential. Since 2003, their teams have applied business and technology solutions to build capacity and strengthen programs for development organizations around the globe.

Worth of Award

  • Successful candidates will receive a full scholarship.
  • The bursary programme covers the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, examination fees, meals, residence, book allowance for prescribed books and a laptop.
  • In addition, the scholarship is backed up by ongoing mentorship.


  • If you are you a high achiever in your second, third, fourth or Honours year of study, they want to hear from you.
  • Applications will be considered from students who wish to major in one of the following disciplines at one of the universities listed below.

Degree courses

  • BSc in Computer Science
  • BCom or BSc in Informatics or Information Systems
  • BCom or BSc (Eng) in Information Technology + BIT
  • BEng or BSc (Eng) in Computer
  • BEng or BSc (Eng) in Electrical (Light Current)
  • BEng or BSc (Eng) in Electronic
  • BEng or BSc (Eng) in Information
  • BEng or BSc (Eng) in Industrial


  • University of Cape Town
  • University of Johannesburg
  • University of Pretoria
  • Rhodes University
  • University of the Western Cape
  • University of the Witwatersrand

How to Apply

Please fill out the application form online

For more information on the Accenture South Africa Education Scholarship, please email [email protected] and [email protected]
Contact number: 0126222441

Deadline: Apply before August 15, 2020.


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