Liberty is a South African financial services group that has been providing customized financial solutions to its clients since 1957. The company was founded on the principle of offering accessible financial advice and products to all South Africans, regardless of their income level or background.
Today, Liberty is one of the leading financial services companies in South Africa, with a presence in 18 African countries. The company offers a wide range of financial products and services, including life and disability insurance, investments, retirement planning, and wealth management.
With a focus on innovation and technology, Liberty is committed to providing its clients with personalized financial solutions that meet their unique needs and help them achieve their financial goals.
Bursary currently closed, will reopen 2024 in June.
Liberty provides bursaries for Actuarial Science to students who are enrolled full-time in their second year of study. The bursary covers various expenses such as tuition, accommodation, meals, and travel allowance (where necessary), as well as other forms of support, networking opportunities, and vacation work. Upon completion of your university studies, you will be offered employment with Liberty.
Requirements and eligibility
Minimum Entry Criteria for Applicants:
To be eligible for the Liberty Bursary, applicants must meet the following minimum entry requirements:
Be a South African citizen by birth or descent
Have completed their Matric/ Grade 12 year
Be enrolled full-time in an Actuarial Science degree program (from their second year of study onward) at a South African university accredited by the Actuarial Society of South Africa (ASSA)
Maintain continuous excellent academic performance in all modules during their first year of study
Maintain an overall average above 60%, with an average of 65% or more for mathematical and actuarial modules
Demonstrate good leadership qualities and participation in extramural activities, such as sports, debating societies, chess clubs, and various olympiads, which could be an added advantage in the selection process
How to apply
To apply for the Liberty Bursary, please click on the link and complete the application form. The application form requires you to provide your personal and contact details, as well as upload your CV