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Toyota Bursaries 2024


Toyota Bursaries are now open for applications! Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) is committed to nurturing the talent of the future by providing substantial support to its

communities. Through the Toyota Bursaries fund, TSAM aims to empower emerging talent who exhibit academic excellence and a steadfast commitment to their personal and professional growth.

The belief is that such talent can greatly contribute to shaping the future of mobility in Africa and beyond.

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for the Toyota Bursaries, applicants must meet the following minimum entry criteria:

  • Must be a South African citizen.
  • Demonstrate strong academic and leadership potential.
  • Achieve a minimum result of 60% in Mathematics and English in Matric.
  • Achieve an overall average above 60% in tertiary studies.

Qualifications Funded by the Toyota Bursaries Programme

Accelerate your career by applying for the Toyota Bursaries programme. Toyota is dedicated to supporting students who are pursuing full-time studies in specific fields within commerce, engineering, and science. Here are the fields of study that qualify for the Toyota Bursaries:


  • Accounting (Non-CA) – Degree must include Accounting, Taxation, Auditing, and Management Accounting
  • Analytics
  • Business Mathematics and Informatics
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management


  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering


  • Business Science Analytics
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology

Application Process

Applying for the Toyota Bursaries is a straightforward process, but it requires careful attention to detail. Applications must be submitted through StudyTrust’s online application platform before the 30th of September. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to apply:

  1. Complete the Online Application: Visit the StudyTrust online application platform and follow the “Apply Here” button to begin the application.
  2. Upload Supporting Documents: Ensure the following documents are ready for upload:
    • Certified copy of the applicant’s ID
    • Proof of all academic results to date (Grade 12 certificate and full tertiary academic record)
    • Proof of combined household income

Important Dates

  • Application Season: 1 June to 30 September.
  • Closing Date: Applications must be submitted before 30 September to be considered for the following academic year.
  • Applicants are encouraged to read the instructions on the Bursary Applications page thoroughly before starting their application to ensure all requirements are met.

    Why choose Toyota Bursaries?

    Toyota understands the importance of bridging the gap between tertiary education and the professional world. The vision extends beyond financial assistance; Toyota strives to provide workplace experience through vacation work and potential exposure to its flagship graduate programme. This holistic approach ensures that recipients of the Toyota Bursaries are not only financially supported but also equipped with the practical skills needed to thrive in the workplace.

    By supporting the academic and professional aspirations of young South Africans, Toyota Bursaries are not only contributing to the growth of the individual but also to the development of a skilled workforce that can drive the future of mobility.

    Apply today and take the first step towards a promising future with Toyota.