Donations can be outright gifts in any amount paid in cash, cheque or credit card. A donation may also be "in kind''. The amount of the deduction is capped at 10% of a person's taxable income. Our easy to use online giving platform makes donating safe and secure.
SU requires funding beyond what government can give. On average an undergraduate student needs R130 000 p.a. for tuition, accommodation and living expenses. On average a postgraduate student requires a minimum of R115 000 p.a. To find out more contact Contact Candice Egan on +27 21 808 2711 or
Corporate donations can be done via your company's corporate social investment policy, sponsorship or as a philanthropic donation. Our development staff will advise you on the tax implications of each strategy. To find out more call +27 21 808 9262.
You can make Stellenbosch University a beneficiary in your will by bequeathing cash, shares or any other form of property. The value of charitable gifts in your will is tax deductible and can reduce your estate duty liability. To find out more contact Hugo Steyn on +27 21 808 3615 or
Enter the name of the initiative you wish to support in the Beneficiary Reference field (or equivalent) of your bank:
Please send confirmation of your donation to Lorenza George on +27 21 808 3090, or email
You can support SU without it costing you a cent. Swipe your MySchool card at any of the participating retailers nationwide and a percentage of the transaction will be donated to SU.
Scan the QR code below to make a contribution to a fellow Matie. A tax certificate will be issued on request.
Direct bank transfer or direct deposits NatWest Bank
Gift AID Gift Aid is an income tax relief designed to benefit charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASCs). If you’re a UK taxpayer, Gift Aid increases the value of your charitable donations by 25%, because the charity can reclaim the basic rate of tax on your gift – at no extra cost to you.
Please complete the
Gift Aid declaration form and submit it with the proof of your deposit.
Electronic TransferAccount Name:Friends of the University of Stellenbosch FoundationBank: Wells FargoAccount No.:5553 7329 66S.W.I.F.T Address:WFBIUS6SRouting No.:0540 01220 (for electronic transfer: 121000248)EIN:13-4091453Reference:Name and Surname Please send your proof of payment to Hugo Steyn at
By Cheque Please make your cheque payable to:
Friends of the University of Stellenbosch Foundation and send to:
By Credit Card: https://www.givengain.com/c/stelalumusa/
Donations to Stellenbosch University can now be made from your country within Europe and allow you to claim your local tax benefits. The donations are made to the Stellenbosch University SA Foundation UK through the
Transnational Giving Europe (TGE) partner network. Stellenbosch University is registered for TGE giving in the following countries, please contact the relevant charity partner on how to donate through them to Stellenbosch University.
Belgium King Baudouin Foundation rue Brederodestraat 21 1000 Brussels, Belgium Tel. : +32-2-549 02 31
France Fondation de France 40 Avenue Hoche 75008 Paris, France
Tel. : +33-1-44 21 87 60
Germany Maecenata Stiftung Rungestraße 17, 10179 Berlin, Germany
Tel. : +49 30 2838 7909
Hungary Carpathian Foundation Hungary HU-3300 Eger Felvégi Str 53 Hungary
Tel. : +36-36-516 750
Luxembourg Fondation de Luxembourg 12 Rue Erasme BP 281 2012 Luxembourg
Tel. : +352-274 748 1
Romania Odorheiu Secuiesc Community Foundation Kossuth Lajos 20 535600 Odorheiu Secuiesc, Harghita, Romania Tel. : +40 741 655 firstname.lastname@example.org
Spain Fundación Empresa y Sociedad Padre Damián 2, 28036 Madrid Tel. : +34 676 270 email@example.com
Denmark / Finland / Norway / Sweden Residents of these countries are able to donate to Stellenbosch University directly through the Stellenbosch University SA Foundation UK bank account or by card online.Bank:NatWestBank Address:Natwest Bank Plc, City of London Office, 1 Princes Street, London EC3P 3ARAccount Number:9448843Sort Code:60 00 01IBAN:GB80NWBK60000139448843BIC:NWBKGB2LAccount Name:Stellenbosch University SA Foundation UK
The Netherlands The ‘Stellenbosch University SA Foundation UK’ is now registered with the Dutch Tax Authority (Belastingdienst) and has official ANBI status – Registration Number 825892752. Donations made to Stellenbosch University through ‘Stellenbosch University SA Foundation UK’ entitles the donor to tax deductions on their tax declarations in the Netherlands as long as they meet the minimum requirements according to Dutch tax law.
Donations are made directly to the UK bank account of the Foundation:
The ANBI regulations requires the charity to publish its annual financial report – this report is available
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