Pay it forward


The cost of higher education presents great challenges for our bright and eager students. Although academically-deserving and full of potential, many students simply cannot afford to pay for their studies.

By pledging your support, you’ll be giving dignity and hope to our students struggling to fund their education.

To donate to the CPUT Bursary Fund via debit order, direct deposit or EFT payment please:

Download the pledge form and post, fax, scan/email back to us.

If you’d like to make a donation via credit card, please click here. CPUT uses a secure electronic transaction system and no account details are stored online or ever shared with third parties.

CPUT is supported by American Fund for Charities, a US 501(c)(3) non-profit organization EIN 52-2109597. Donations to the American Fund for Charities from US taxpayers are tax deductible to the extent allowed by US law. CPUT has been reviewed by the American Fund for Charities and the board of the American Fund has determined that CPUT is a suitable organization to receive grants from a US public charity.

If you are a US taxpayer and want to support CPUT, please print the Donation Form and send it with your check or credit card details to American Fund for Charities, 1000 N. West St. Suite 1200, Wilmington, DE 19801. Alternatively you can make a safe online donation at http://www.americanfund.info/

You will be issued with the receipt you require for income tax purposes. CPUT’s AFC Charity No is AFC1098.

You can also make a bequest to the university. This is a specific provision in your will giving some of the assets in your estate to the University. Please contact us to discuss this in greater detail.

Many of our alumni are highly influential professionals, with personal networks and professional resources that could open doors for CPUT. If you’d like to create linkages for CPUT with the corporate sector, government or other possible supporter, please contact our Advancement Officers.