Bowmans is a leading Pan-African law firm. Our track record of providing domestic and cross-border legal services in the fields of corporate law, banking and finance law and dispute resolution, spans over a century.
With 400 specialised lawyers, we are differentiated by our geographical reach, independence and the quality of legal services we provide.
We deliver integrated legal services to clients throughout Africa from six offices (Antananarivo, Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Kampala and Nairobi) in four countries (Kenya, Madagascar, South Africa and Uganda) and provide coverage of francophone OHADA jurisdictions across the continent from our office in Madagascar.
Our clients include corporates, multinationals and state-owned enterprises across a range of industry sectors as well as financial institutions and governments.
Each year we award several full bursaries to enable deserving students to study law.
Students with excellent matric results hoping to study law and exceptional university students currently studying law are eligible for bursaries.
Applicants are considered on the basis of academic merit and proven financial need.
Applications for bursaries to be awarded in the following academic year open in August of each year.
Requirements and eligibility
South African citizen
Proven financial need
Excellent matric students intending to study law
Exceptional university students currently studying law
How to apply
All applications from tertiary students must be completed online by following the link at the application link where you will have to create an online account to register and apply for the bursary.
Scholars currently in their matriculation year and intending to study either LLB, BCom Law or a BA Law degree at a South African university, must please forward their CV’s, latest academic report, ID and a motivational letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject of their email as “Bursary Application: Your Name”