ISASA is offering teaching bursaries for prospective Foundation Phase, Intermediate and FET teachers who want to study through UNISA.
ISASA is the oldest, largest and most inclusive independent (private) schools association in the Southern African region
Become a Teacher
SAMSTIP, Investec and the Department of Basic Education are offering prospective Senior and Further Education and Training (FET) teachers specialising in the fields of Mathematics and the Sciences the opportunity to win bursaries to study for a four year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) or a one year postgraduate (PGCE) degree at UNISA.
The South African Mathematics and Science Teacher Intern Programme (SAMSTIP) is an ISASA initiative that aims to address a root cause of South Africa’s skills shortage: the critical lack of qualified mathematics and science teachers.
During this degree teachers will receive:
Mentoring by experienced independent school teachers
Access to excellent teaching, learning resources and technology
Training in ISASA schools
Fully cover UNISA fees and textbooks.
A certified copy of your ID document or birth certificate.
For school leavers: A certified copy of your mid-year or latest report that is available.
For University students / Graduates: A certified copy of your Senior Certificate and transcripts of your complete academic record to date.
A one- page personal statement explaining why you should be considered as a future teacher of mathematics and why you will be an asset to the Programme.
How to Apply