How to Apply for the Mediclinic / ER24 Bursary 2025


Application Closing Date: 31 July 2024

The Mediclinic / ER24 Bursary aims to support South African students pursuing careers in the healthcare sector. Mediclinic Southern Africa and ER24 recognize the global skill shortage and the need for qualified healthcare professionals. To address this, they are offering a limited number of bursaries to deserving students who require financial assistance for the 2025 academic year.

About the Bursary Provider – Mediclinic & ER24

Mediclinic Southern Africa is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mediclinic International PLC, an international private healthcare group listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE), the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), and the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX). Operating in South Africa and Namibia, Mediclinic Southern Africa focuses on providing quality medical care in a patient-friendly environment.

ER24, owned by Mediclinic Southern Africa, represents the Southern African operations of Mediclinic International. ER24 is the premier private emergency medical care provider in the country, offering quality emergency response and pre-hospital care services, supporting both public and private hospitals.

Bursary Programme Fields

Mediclinic and ER24 are offering bursaries for studies in the following fields:

  • Emergency Medical Care
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy

Coverage Value

The bursary will cover course fees only. It is awarded for one academic year at a time, and candidates must reapply for funding each year based on academic progress.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the Mediclinic / ER24 Bursary, applicants must:

  • Be currently in Matric OR have completed Matric
  • Have received or be in line to receive a Bachelor’s Pass in Matric
  • Be studying OR have been accepted/registered to study towards a qualification in one of the listed fields in 2025
  • Be studying or have been accepted to study at a recognized and accredited tertiary institution in South Africa
  • Be in financial need
  • Preference will be given to Employment Equity candidates

Application Process: How to Apply for the Mediclinic / ER24 Bursary 2025

  1. Online Application:
  2. Supporting Documents:
    • ID document (certified copy)
    • Grade 11/Matric results if entering your 1st year of study (certified copy)
    • Current academic record/results if currently studying (on institution’s letterhead)
    • Proof of acceptance or registration at a tertiary institution (on institution’s letterhead)
    • Parents, guardians, or own proof of household income (latest payslips if employed, affidavit if unemployed)

Submission of these documents is compulsory; incomplete applications may be disqualified.

Important Dates

  • Application Closing Date: 31 July 2024
    • Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted. Ensure your application is submitted before the closing date to be considered.

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