Old Mutual Accounting Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020

ABOUT THE COMPANY – OLD MUTUAL

Old Mutual is Southern Africa’s most well-established and biggest financial services provider, providing services to individuals and businesses. The companies personal finance solutions include a range of insurance cover options and savings plans for individuals, including financial planning; retirement planning; education planning; savings and investments; disability and severe illness cover; wills and trusts; short-term insurance life insurance and funeral cover.

The companies business solutions include institutional investing; retirement investments; consulting services; retirement fund solutions; corporate servicing; cell captive solutions; employee well being; risk and disability benefits; business insurance and agriculture insurance.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED, COVERAGE VALUE & OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

The Old Mutual Accountancy Bursary will be awarded for Accounting studies at University of Cape Town/ University of Stellenbosch/ University of the Witwatersrand/ University of Pretoria.
 

The bursary will cover the following expenses: tuition fees, accommodation in residence, prescribed books, general allowance and one return flight home each year for learners studying outside of their hometown.

Students will be required to commit to the Old Mutual CA Training Programme, take part in vacation work and on completion of your studies you must work at the company for a specific duration of time.
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Black student (African/ Coloured/ Chinese/ Indian)
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Achieved a minimum Level 6 or 70% for all subjects in Matric, including English and Mathematics (NOT Mathematical Literacy)
  • Studying or intend on studying towards an Accounting qualification
  • Studying or intend on studying at one of the following tertiary institutes: University of Cape Town/ University of Stellenbosch/ University of the Witwatersrand/ University of Pretoria
  • Intend on pursuing a career in Chartered Accounting

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Apply Here Online

You may be required to submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 final results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate/ final results, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Latest tertiary academic record, if currently at University (certified copy)

CLOSING DATE

30 May 2019.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
 

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact Old Mutual directly:
Tel: 021 504 7285

Anglo American Coal Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020

ABOUT THE COMPANY – ANGLO AMERICAN COAL

Anglo American is one of the largest mining companies in the world, operating in five continents, mining thermal and metallurgical coal; iron ore and manganese; precious metals and minerals; and base metals and minerals.

COAL is a division of the Anglo American group and is the third largest exporter of metallurgical coal in the world. COAL operates in Australia, Colombia, Canada and South Africa, where they supply the domestic and export energy markets.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME

Anglo Thermal Coal bursary is a full coverage bursary and will be awarded within the following Mining related fields of study:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Mining Engineering (specializing in Rock Engineering)
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mineral Surveying
  • Geology
  • Environmental Science

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited to attend 2 interviews – if you have not received any feedback within by 30 September 2019 at the latest, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Studying or intend on studying within one of the aforementioned fields of study (1st/ 2nd/ 3rd year)
  • Studying or intend on studying at a recognised University or University of Technology in South Africa
  • Engineering/ Geology/ Science degrees students: must have achieved a minimum B symbol for Mathematics and Science in Matric
  • Accounting students: must have achieved a minimum C symbol for Mathematics in Matric
  • In financial need and requiring practical experience
  • *Preference will be given to students from Mpumalanga province

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

You may apply in one of the following ways:
1) Online at:APPLY HERE
(You will need to register an account and then login to complete your application. The promo code to be used is: COAL2020)

2) By downloading and completing the Anglo American Coal Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
 

You will be required to submit copies of the following supporting documentation – if you are applying online: these documents must be uploaded to your online profile, if you are applying with the application form: you must attach copies of the documents and not originals (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 final results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record to date, current tertiary students (certified copy)
  • Proof of admission into a tertiary institution
  • Details of academic or other activity in which you have excelled (at school/ university)

If you are applying via the hard copy application form, your application must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email: coalbursary@careerwise.co.za
2) Post:
Career Wise (Pty) Ltd
PO Box 30632
Braamfontein
 

CLOSING DATE

17 May 2019.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

South African Mathematics and Science Teacher Intern Programme (SAMSTIP) Bursary 2019 – 2020

ABOUT THE COMPANY – SAMSTIP

The Southern African Mathematics and Science Teacher Intern Programme (SAMSTIP) aims to get to the root cause of skills shortage within South Africa, which is a lack of quality mathematics and science teachers. The programme focuses on quality education provided by ISASA member schools to produce mathematics and science teachers, by increasing the number of school-leavers from disadvantaged communities to pass mathematics.

ISASA is a non-profit organisation and is Southern Africa’s biggest, oldest and most inclusive independent (private) schools association. The organisation serves more than 800 schools in South Africa; Namibia; Botswana; Zambia; Lesotho; Swaziland; Angola and Mozambique, who in turn educate over 180 000 pupils.

ISASA represent a range of educational levels, religious affiliations, socio-economic and cultural communities. The organisation aims to create an environment whereby quality education is available to all students across southern Africa.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

SAMSTIP in partnership with the Department of Basic Education and Investec are providing teacher intern bursary awards to prospective Senior and Further Education and Training (FET) teachers, who will specialise in the fields of Mathematics and Sciences.

The bursary will cover one of the following UNISA degrees:

  • 4 year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) qualification
  • 1 year postgraduate (PGCE) qualification

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE

The bursary will cover the following expenses: UNISA tuition fees, prescribed textbooks, small stipend and an allowance for transport and accommodation.

Over and above the bursary award, students will be given the following opportunities: training at ISASA member schools, provided with teaching and learning resources and technology, mentorship from qualified school teachers, academic enrichment programme.

Please read the SAMSTIP Bursary FAQ (.pdf) before applying.
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Between the ages of 18 and 26 years old
  • Completed Matric with a Bachelor pass
  • Studying towards one of the aforementioned education qualifications
  • Studying through UNISA
  • Achieved a minimum result of 60% for Mathematics, English and Science (Life Science or Physical Science)
  • Current tertiary students: have credits for Mathematics and Science (Life Science or Physical Science)
  • Graduate students: have majors in Mathematics and/or Science

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Apply Here

You may be required to submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your application:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Latest tertiary record, if currently at tertiary level (certified copy)
  • Motivational letter

CLOSING DATE

15 May 2019.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
 

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact ISASA directly:
Contact Person: Slindile Shelembe
Tel: 011 648 1331
Email: slindiles@isasa.org

Alfred Nzo District Municipality: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2019

Closing Date: 11 January 2019

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified persons for external bursary programme for 2019. Academic year. Alfred District Municipality bursary funds the following scarce and critical skills:

  • BSc: Community Water Services and Sanitation, BSc Water Resource Management or any other water and sanitation related qualification
  • Civil / Building Engineering
  • Town and Regional Planning
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Health Management
  • Geographic Information System
  • Information Communication Technology / BSc Computer Science
  • MBCHB (medicine)
  • Pharmacy
  • BSC Environmental and water science-
  • BSc Geology
  • Marine engineering
  • Bachelor of Radiography
  • Chemical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Metallurgical engineering
  • Economics
  • Architect

Conditions of Eligibility

  • Preference will be given to disadvantaged individuals, and proof thereof must be provided.
  • Students residing within Alfred Nzo area of jurisdiction
  • Youth between ages 16-35
  • Students who are financially needy and academic deserving
  • Students who are intending to study at a recognised South African tertiary institution for the aforementioned fields

Requirements: Applicants should submit the following documents with the application forms:

  • Motivation letter
  • Grade 12 certificate or latest results for current grade 12 leaners
  • Proof of enrolment or acceptance letter from recognised tertiary institution
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Proof of residence from Ward Councillor
  • Parents proof of income/death certificate(s) affidavit in cases where the student does not have one or both parents.

How To Apply

Download Application forms, or obtain from ANDM Offices, local municipalities,(umzimvubu, Matatiele, Ntabankulu, and Mbizana )and Ward Councilors. Successful students are expected to enter into a contractual agreement with Alfred Nzo District Municipality.

The agreement contains all general provisions related to the bursary. Alfred Nzo District Municipality reserves the right to determine the total number of bursary allocations for the academic year based on the total budget available. Applications must be submitted to: The Senior Manager Corporate Services, Alfred Nzo District Municipality, ERF 1400 Ntsizwa Street, Private Bag X 511, Mount Ayliff 4735.

All queries should be directed to Ms. A.N. Zibobo: Human Resource Development Section by telephone on (039) 254 5112/5125

Successful candidates will be informed on or before 31 January 2019.

KwaZulu-Natal: Bursary Scholarship Programme 2019

CLOSING DATE: 18 JANUARY 2019

The Department of Human Settlements is offering bursaries to students who are residents of Kwa-Zulu Natal and are interested in pursuing a tertiary qualification in the fields of study mentioned below:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Housing
  • Property Management / Real Estate
  • Financial Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Applicants should already have been accepted / provisionally accepted or in the possession of a CAO application receipt. Applicants must be between the ages of 18 – 35 years.

The funding is for applicants who are from previously disadvantaged backgrounds and from vulnerable groups. The performance of the applicant will be taken into consideration.

How To Apply

To apply, the following documents are required: • A completed bursary application form (obtained from the Departmental Website) • Certified copy of the applicant’s Identity Document and that of parent or guardian • Certified copy of Matric Certificate or Grade 11 Report • Proof of income of parent/guardian (payslips, proof of SASSA payout or bank statement not older than 3 months) • Proof of residence (letter from local leadership, councilor, parent’s/guardian’s utility bill with SAPS affidavit) • Proof of registration / acceptance letter from the institution of higher learning • Proof of unemployment from the Department of Labour if parents/guardians are unemployed • Motivational Letter

Enquiries

Ms M Phama – 031 336 5300 / 5195

Ms X Bhengu – 031 336 5300 / 5173

Ms T Hlope – 031 336 5300

Mrs C.Govender – 031 336 5300 / 5380

NB : Qualifying disabled youth are encouraged to apply for a bursary

Kindly forward applications to:

Physical Address: Human Resource Development 14th Floor, Eagle Building 353-363 Dr Pixley Kaseme St Durban

Postal Address: Human Resource Development Private Bag X54367 Durban, 4000

EC Dept of Public Works: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2019

CLOSING DATE: 18 January 2019

The Eastern Cape Department of Public Works will provide forty (40) bursaries / financial assistance to students residing in the Eastern Cape Province and who wish to study at accredited University  /  University of Technology within South Africa for the 2019 academic year. The purpose of the bursary scheme is to provide financial assistance for the education, training and skills development of historically disadvantaged South Africans who are considering a career in Engineering Sciences and related professions. The Bursary scheme is committed to achieving the Employment Equity imperatives within the National Skills Development Strategy and the strategic priorities of the Eastern Cape Department of Public Works. The Bursary Scheme promotes career development within identified scarce skills and professions in the Eastern Cape Department of Public Works.

THE FOCUS WILL BE STRICTLY UNDER THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • ND / Degree: Architectural Studies
  • ND / Degree: Building
  • ND / Degree: Civil Engineering
  • ND / Degree: Construction Management / Studies
  • ND / Degree: Electrical Engineering
  • ND / Degree: Interior Design
  • ND / Degree: Land Surveying
  • ND / Degree: Mechanical Engineering
  • ND / Degree: Property Management / Studies
  • Degree: Quantity Surveying
  • ND / Degree: Real Estate
  • ND / Degree: Town and Regional Planning

PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO THE FOLLOWING:

  • Applicants that are South African citizens who are permanently residing in the Eastern Cape Province and coming from disadvantaged background.
  • Students that excel academically and / or demonstrate potential in Grade 12.
  • Students that are not currently benefiting from any other bursary scheme.
  • Applicants who wish to study towards areas identified by the department as scarce skills at recognized and accredited University and University of Technology within South Africa.
  • Candidates who have potential but because of their financial status cannot afford to pay their tertiary education.

TO CANDIDATES:

  • Application forms are available at any Eastern Cape Department of Public Works Head Office and Regional Offices and on the Departmental website.
  • The application must be fully completed.
  • Attach proof of residence that can be obtained from the local authorities (letter from Ward Councillor).
  • Attach proof of income for both parents (If there is one parent or none, provide proof with affidavit signed by commissioner and proof of income for the guardian).
  • Submit copy of latest results.
  • Submit letter of acceptance from Institution of higher learning.

PLEASE NOTE:

All successful applicants will be required to enter into contractual agreements with the Eastern Cape Department of Public Works.

No faxed, e-mailed or incomplete application forms will be considered.

Due to the volume of applications usually received, communication will only be limited to recommended applicants.

The bursary will be awarded to students under the age of 35.

All documents must be certified.

How To Apply

APPLICATION FORMS CAN BE SUBMITTED AS FOLLOWS:

Department of Public Works

The Director: Human Resource Utilisation and Capacity Development

Independence Avenue, Qhasana Building

Bhisho

Or

Department of Public Works

The Director: Human Resource Utilisation and Capacity Development

Private Bag X0022,

Bhisho,

5605

NB: No faxed, e-mailed or late applications will be considered. Failure to submit the required documentation will lead to the disqualification of application.

Enquiries may be directed to Ms. Z. Mlilo 040 602 4122 and Mrs N. Satyi at 040 602 4582.

Thapelo Madibeng Bursary South Africa 2019 – 2020

Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA)

ABOUT THE COMPANY – CETA

The Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA), formed in the year 2000, is aimed at positively influencing training and skills development within the construction industry. They are responsible for initiating skills projects and learnerships to develop and improve the human resources within the country, as well as the construction workforce.

Accredited as an Education and Training Quality Assurance (ETQA), the CETA’s mission is to develop a strong base of skills as the foundation for economic empowerment and infrastructural development. The construction industry is made up of 4 sub-sectors, including: Materials Manufacturing; Built Environment Professions; Building Construction and Roads and Civil Construction.

The CETA has recently renamed the bursary programme to the “Thapelo Madibeng Bursary” in memory of the late Mr Thapelo Madibeng, a core business executive who sadly passed away in August 2018.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

The Thapelo Madibeng Bursary will be awarded within the following Construction/ Built Environmentfields of study

University studies:

  • Architecture (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Quantity Surveying (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Land Surveying (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Urban and Regional Planning (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Construction Management (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Property Development (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Real Estate (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Civil Engineering (Bachelor of Science degree)
  • Geomatics (Bachelor degree)
  • Civil Engineering (Advanced Diploma)

Universities of Technology studies:

  • Architecture (National Diploma)
  • Construction (National Diploma)
  • Building (National Diploma)
  • Quantity Surveying (National Diploma)
  • Town and Regional Planning (National Diploma)
  • Land and Property Development (National Diploma)
  • Geomatics (National Diploma)
  • Civil Engineering (National Diploma)
  • Electrical Engineering (National Diploma)

TVET College studies:

  • Civil Engineering and Building (National Certificate Vocational Level 2 – 4)
  • Electrical Infrastructure Construction (National Certificate Vocational Level 2 – 4)
  • Electrical Engineering (Nated N1 – N6)
  • Civil Engineering (Nated N1 – N6)

The bursary will cover the cost of tuition fees, prescribed textbooks, stationery, meals and accommodation in residence – up to a maximum of R80 000 per annum
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Not older than 35 years of age
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 60% in Matric
  • Achieved a minimum of level 5 for Mathematics in Matric
  • Achieved a minimum of level 5 for Physical Science in Matric
  • Studying full-time within one of the aforementioned fields of study (undergraduate or postgraduate)
  • Studying at a registered and recognised public tertiary institution in South Africa (University/ University of Technology)
  • Passed the current year of study and have not failed more than 2 subjects
  • NOT currently receiving funding from a CETA funded entity
  • NOT an immediate family member of a CETA employee
  • Household income is NOT more than R350 000 per annum
  • *Preference will be given to students from designated groups

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Applications must be done in either of the following ways:
1) Online at: Click Here
2) By downloading and completing the CETA Thapelo Madibeng Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
 

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document/ birth certificate (certified copy)
  • Matric June results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record, if currently studying (certified copy)
  • Proof of acceptance to study at a tertiary institution
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed/ proof of social grant or pension if applicable/ doctors certificate if permanently disabled/ death certificate if deceased) (certified copy)

Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email: Bursaryapplications@ceta.co.za

2) Hand Delivery:
183 Kerk Street
Halfway House
Midrand
1685

3) Post:
P.O. Box 1955
Halfway House
Midrand
1685
 

CLOSING DATE

31 January 2019.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
 

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact CETA directly:
Contact Person: Rose Skosana
Tel: 011 265 5934 / 011 265 5900
Email: roses@ceta.co.za

NW Office of the Premier: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2019

Closing Date: 11 January 2019The Office of the Premier invites all learners and students (unemployed youth: 35 years and less) who are South Africans and are residents of the North West Province, who desire to study or are studying on full-time basis at tertiary institutions to apply for the Provincial Bursary and Skills Development Fund bursaries available for the 2019 academic year. Bursaries will be awarded to learners who are financially needy and academically performing well. These bursaries target Grade 12 learners; those who have already passed Grade 12 in previous years; and students who are already at tertiary institutions. DEGREE / DIPLOMA IN PROGRAMMES RELATED TO:

  • Agriculture
  • Culture & Arts
  • Tourism
  • Construction, Building and Roads
  • Mining Engineering;
  • Law
  • Other Engineering fields;
  • Accounting/Commerce and Finance;
  • Health related fields and
  • Education
  • Aviation
  • Mathematics, Sciences and Technology

NB. The completed Bursary Application Form, together with copies of all the required documents should be submitted directly to Office of the Premier (Ground Floor, Ga-Rona Building: Bursaries Offices) or at the distribution centers mentioned above.

Requirements

  1. Fully completed Bursary Application form (SECTIONS: A – E)
  2. Proof of Home / Residential address document: A letter from the Traditional Authority Offices for those residing from the villages and a letter from the Municipality Offices for those of Town / Townships / farm; (Not statement of account, e.g. water bill, etc.);
  3. Certified copy of ID Document (student);
  4. Certified copy of Statement of results / Matric Certificate (Matric Certificate is compulsory for all applicants)
  5. Certified copy of End of year results /last academic results (Students already attertiary)
  6. Certified copy of University Acceptance letter.
  7. ATTACH PROOF OF PARENT /S’ & GUARDIAN INCOME DOCUMENT/S: SALARY PAYSLIP/S (NB. In case of Deceased parent/s also attach copy of Death Certificate/s).
  8. Are you disabled?
  9. NB. In case the University Acceptance / Admission Letter and the end of year Results (Matric & Tertiary) are not yet received, please submit the Bursary application form with other supporting documents before the closing date and submit the results not later than the 10th January 2019 to E-mail: bursaries@nwpg.gov.za

Incomplete Application Form; Application Form received after the closing will not be considered / will be disregarded. If applicants do not hear from this Office after four (4) months from the closing date, they should accept that their Applications were Unsuccessful. (For more information please contact the following numbers: 018 3881212 / 1308/ 1259 / 1207 / 1510).

How To Apply

Download Application Form

Application forms arealso at the following Offices / Distribution Centers:

  • Office of the Premier: Bursary Offices (Ga-Rona Building, Ground Floor);
  • Labour Centres; District & Local Municipalities; High Schools & Traditional Authority Offices.
  • Office of the Premier Regional Communication Offices:
  • Brits – 45 Harrington Street;
  • Bojanala – Opposite NW FM, Mabe Business Park;
  • Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati – Mini-Garona Building, Entrance B, Vryburg;
  • Dr Kenneth Kaunda – 309 West end Centre, Leask Street, Klerksdorp

Gauteng Provincial Department of Human Settlements Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – GAUTENG DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS

The Gauteng Provincial Department of Human Settlements (GDHS) aims to build sustainable communities and provide their communities with access to affordable housing. The GDHS is responsible for delivering housing that provides housing products to low-income, middle-income and high-income earners, through their Mixed Housing Developments programme.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The Gauteng Provincial Department of Human Settlements will be awarding bursaries within the following fields of study:

  • Architectural Studies
  • Architectural Technology
  • Building Surveying
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Construction Science
  • Development Planning Studies
  • Environmental Planning and Development
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Human Settlements Qualifications
  • Land Surveying
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Landscape Technology
  • Property Economics
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Surveying
  • Town and Regional Planning
  • Urban and Rural Studies

 

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE & CONTRACT

The bursary will cover the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, prescribed books, study materials and student accommodation.

Successful bursary recipients will be required to enter into a bursary contract with the GDHS.

Shortlisted candidates will then be contacted – should you not receive any feedback, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Between 18 and 35 years old
  • Reside within Gauteng province
  • Currently in Matric OR have completed Matric
  • Studying OR plan on studying full-time within one of the aforementioned undergraduate fields of study
  • Studying OR have been accepted to study at an Institution of Higher Learning in Gauteng
  • Strong academic record
  • NOT currently in possession of another bursary award or financial assistance from any other organisation
  • Students with disabilities are welcome to apply
  • *Preference will be given to students from disadvantaged backgrounds

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Application forms are available at one of the following addresses (ground floor, reception):

  • Department of Housing: 11 Diagonal Street, Johannesburg (blue glass building)
  • Department of Human Settlement: 1 Loch Street, Meyerton
  • Gauteng Department of Human Settlement Tshwane: 50 Hamilton Street, Arcadia
  • Gauteng Rental Housing Tribunal: 129 Fox Street, Johannesburg
  • 56 Cnr Kruger & Burger Street, Krugersdorp
  • 68 Voortrekker Road, Navada Building, Alberton

 

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric latest results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Latest academic record, if at tertiary level (certified copy)
  • Admission letter from an Institution of Higher Learning
  • Proof of residence (rates account/ statement of water and lights)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed)
  • Parents/ guardians bank statements

 

Applications must be delivered to one of the aforementioned addresses.

Applications must be marked in an envelope as follows “APPLICATION FOR GDHS EXTERNAL BURSARY PROGRAMME 2019” as well as your field of study.
Please note that emailed and faxed applications will not be accepted

CLOSING DATE

30 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the Gauteng Provincial Department of Human Settlements directly:
Contact People: Mr P Mukumela / Mr P Mlaba
Tel: 082 562 4641 / 074 905 5979
Email: philemon.mukumela@gauteng.gov.za / nkosana.mlaba@gauteng.gov.za

SEIFSA Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – SEIFSA

The Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (SEIFSA) was founded under the national umbrella organisation, the South African Federation of Engineering and Metallurgical Associations (SAFEMA), in 1941 in Bloemfontein and in 1942 in Cape Town. SEIFSA is a national employer Federation which represents the engineering and metal industry. The company has, for the past 70 years, provided employer Associations with support and campaigned for policies to improve the business environment for their members.

SEIFSA’s main mission is to be the utmost respected advocate within the engineering and metal industry in Southern Africa, so that they may develop innovative businesses prospected for growth and working alongside stakeholders for the best interests of the country.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

SEIFSA bursaries are intended for undergraduate Engineering students, with strong academic results.

Bursaries will be awarded within the following fields of study:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Materials Science

 

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE & SERVICE CONTRACT

The following expenses will be covered by the bursary award: tuition fees, prescribed textbooks, accommodation and transport.

Once students have graduated, they are expected to work within the steel and engineering manufacturing sector at a company based in South Africa. The service contract period is 6 months for every year of funding received.

Recipients are selected based on academic performance. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and final applicants will be informed of their application outcome by the end of December.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • 35 years old or younger
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 75% for Matric
  • Achieved good academic results for Mathematics and Science in Matric
  • Studying or intend on studying within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying or registered (and accepted) to study at a recognised University or University of Technology in South Africa
  • Passed your tertiary institutions standard aptitude test (or similar)
  • Proven financial need (total income of maximum R20 000 for a single parents and maximum R40 000 for combined income)
  • *Preference will be given to students from designated groups, as well as employees of SEIFSA member companies and dependents

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the SEIFSA Bursary Application Form (.pdf)

You are strongly advised to also download and agree to the SEIFSA Bursary Terms and Conditions(.pdf) before applying.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy of)
  • Colour photo (passport size)
  • Matric results, if currently in Matric (certified copy of)
  • Proof of registration or proof of acceptance at your selected tertiary institution
  • Latest academic results transcript (certified copy of)
  • Testimonial from someone of authority (school or employer)
  • Motivational letter explaining why you chose your field of study or career path and how you expect to make a positive contribution to society, if currently in Matric (maximum 1 page)
  • Summary of your results from previous year, if currently in your 2nd to 4th year of tertiary studies
  • Proof of parents income (payslips)
  • Medical declaration, if required for your field of study

 

Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email: bursaryapplications@seifsa.co.za
(Insert the words “SEIFSA Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).
2) Fax: 011 298 9543
3) Post: SEIFSA Human Capital and Skills Development Services, P O Box 1338, Johannesburg, 2000
4) Hand delivered: 6th Floor, Metal Industries House, 42 Anderson Street, Johannesburg, 2000

CLOSING DATE

30 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact SEIFSA directly:
The Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (SEIFSA)
Contact Person: Khanya Vilakazi (Human Capital and Skills Development Manager)
Tel: 011 298 9425
Email: khanya@seifsa.co.za