BURSARIES CLOSED ON 15 SEPTEMBER 2020 AND WILL REOPEN IN MARCH 2021.


Mediclinic Southern Africa is investing in the continuum of care.


THE BURSARY
 

  • The academic sponsorship will offer the successful applicant the opportunity to complete their studies towards the specified HPCSA-accredited course.
  • The value of the sponsorship is informed by the needs of the awardee.


APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS 
 

  • Applicants must be South African citizens or permanent residents.
  • Applicants must be registered at the HPCSA.
  • Short-Listed applicants must be available for interviews on the date stipulated.
  • Applicants and or institutions must complete the relevant application form online.
  • Institutions are required to internally coordinate the applications they put forward.
  • Applications can be put forward as from the time indicated.
  • Preference may be given to applications from those disciplines considered as having a shortage in the healthcare system.
  • Applicant must have been interviewed and offered a numbered training post in a training institution recognised for specialist or sub-specialist training.
  • Recipients will be expected to comply with all the requirements for the specialist and/or sub-specialist qualification(s).
  • The sponsorships are made at the sole discretion of the selection committee.
  • All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application within one week of the screening date.


DOCUMENTS REQUIRED
 

  • An official letter of request from the applicant;
  • Curriculum Vitae of applicant;
  • HPCSA registration proof;
  • Certified copy of ID or passport;
  • A letter of support from the associated University. The letter should address the following questions: Is this an unfunded or self-funded post? Is a training number available for the specified post? Does the applicant qualify? Is the applicant recommended for the proposed course?


TERMS OF FUNDING 
 

  • Can only apply for an existing HPCSA-accredited specialist or sub-specialist course/ programme.
  • The sponsorship amount will be paid, as negotiated, directly to the hosting University of successful applicants.
  • The funds will be awarded over the approved sponsorship period and will contribute towards the studies of the selected applicant.
  • Successful applicants are required to report on their progress once a year.
  • The host institution and bursary recipient will be required to enter into an agreement with Mediclinic Southern Africa to formalise the terms of the sponsorship.