SAScholar is a web-based app started by a group of University Students from NMMU; it matches students with bursaries for their tertiary education. Watch.
The app allows students to create a profile that includes their age and the qualification they are studying; the app will sift through a database with more than 7 000 bursary entries worth over R1 billion. It will return with results that are only applicable and unique to that scholar.
Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath speaks to Blessing Jonamu, SAScholar’s Product Manager and Chief Developer .