Sasol Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The bursary is for students who are studying within one of the following fields:

UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES:
Engineering (B Eng/ BSc):

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering

Science (B Sc):

  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Metallurgy

Commerce (B Com):

  • Accounting CA Stream (CTA, PGDA compulsory)

UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY STUDIES:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mine Surveying
  • Process Instrumentation

POSTGRADUATE STUDIES:

  • Chemical Engineering (Masters/ PhD)
  • Chemistry (Masters/ PhD)

 

Please Note: bursaries will NOT be awarded in any other fields than those listed above.
MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE, SERVICE CONTRACT & SELECTION PROCESS

The bursary will cover the following expenses (for undergraduate students): full registration fees, full tuition fees, full exam fees, meal and accommodation allowance, as well as an allowance of +- R12 000 per year towards prescribed books and living expenses.

Postgraduate students will receive an allowance of R10 000 per month to use towards study expenses – this will span over the course of 24 months for Masters students and 36 months for PhD students.
Bursary recipients are required to work back the bursary award on completion of their studies (this is mandatory).

Once students have graduated, they may be employed via the Graduate Development Programme in the Sasol Group.
Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend an interview at Sasol and take part in psychometric testing. Notification will be issued before 31 May 2018, either via written correspondence or telephonically.

The interview process will be conducted during June-July holidays. This includes psychometric testing and a structured panel interview.

The final outcome will be communicated by 31 August 2018. Please do not send any correspondence to Sasol prior to this date.
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
  • In possession of a valid South African ID document
  • Currently in Matric OR have completed Matric
  • Studying or intend on studying full time towards one of the aforementioned qualifications
  • Studying or intend on studying at a recognised University in South Africa
  • Current tertiary students must have passed all modules/ subjects for which they registered at University for the prior period of study

Engineering students:

  • Achieved at least a Level 4 for English FL OR a Level 5 for English SL in Grade 11
  • Achieved at least a Level 6 for Mathematics in Grade 11
  • Achieved at least a Level 6 for Physical Science in Grade 11

Science students:

  • Achieved at least a Level 4 for English FL OR a Level 5 for English SL in Grade 11
  • Achieved at least a Level 6 for Mathematics in Grade 11
  • Achieved at least a Level 6 for Physical Science in Grade 11

Accounting students:

  • Achieved at least a Level 4 for English FL OR a Level 5 for English SL in Grade 11
  • Achieved at least a Level 5 for Mathematics in Grade 11
  • Achieved at least a Level 5 for Accounting in Grade 11

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Applications must register online via the Sasol website
You will first need to Register an account here:click here
You will then be promoted to answer a few questions regarding your field and level of study.
Once you have registered, you can then Login here: click here
and fill in an online application.

If you are having trouble applying, find more information on how to apply here: http://www.sasolbursaries.com/how-do-i-apply
If you do not have access to the internet or an internet cafe, you can contact the Sasol Bursary Application Helpline (086 010 6235)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation on your online application profile (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

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

 

CLOSING DATE

30 April 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 Sasol directly:
Sasol Bursaries
Tel: 086 010 6235
Email: Berlyner@quest.co.za

AfriSam: Mechanical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2018

AfriSam’s Construction Materials Business unit in the Cape Region is offering three (3) bursary opportunities in the field of Mechanical Engineering. We are inviting talented and high performing full-time students to apply.

Our bursary scheme is meant to provide financial support to students who have registered for 1st year studies at a recognised South African educational institution.

Experience and Qualifications:

Students with an academic record of 60% average in matric results, good behavioral standards and who are in need of financial assistance are invited to apply.

How To Apply

cm.gpsouthaggregate@za.afrisam.com (Use Cape bursary application as reference in your e-mail)

Please forward with the application:

  • CV/Resume
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Matric results

Equity Statement:

In line with our company transformation policies, first preference will be given to HDSA candidates and w

African Scholars Fund Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – AFRICAN SCHOLARS’ FUND

The African Scholars’ Fund opened its door when it saw a great need for quality education during the apartheid years. Today, they help by financially assisting learners from poor families with their secondary school and TVET college education fees.

The fund aims to contribute by way of monetary donations towards students school fees, uniform and transport costs. The ASF does not stop at providing financial support, they also mentor, motivate and nurture their recipients until their studies are complete. They are entirely focused on students wellbeing by monitoring and providing feedback on their academic progress – keeping in regular contact with bursars.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

Bursary awards will be granted to students within ALL fields of study, who pursue their studies at a FET College, N1 – N6 qualification and certain practical courses.

The bursary award will cover the cost of registration fees and course fees only.

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
  • 25 years of age or younger
  • Completed Grade 10 Science and Mathematics (minimum)
  • Currently studying or intend on studying on a full-time basis at an FET College,
  • Studying currently in college, much have achieved a minimum average of 50% for all exams and tests completed.

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the African Scholars Fund Bursary Application Form (pdf).

The following documents must be submitted with your application form:

  • ID document (certified copy of)
  • Matric report/ certificate (certified copy of)
  • If in college: prior college exam statements of results
  • If in college: current class test results
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips/ pension receipts/ affidavit if unemployed/ death certificate if deceased)
  • Motivational letter about why you deserve the bursary and your household circumstances (in applicants handwriting)
  • Stamped and self-addressed envelope

 

Complete application forms and documents must be submitted via post to:
PO Box 294
Rondebosch
7700

(No faxed or emailed applications will be considered).

CLOSING DATE

First semester: 31 October 2018.
Second semester: 31 May 2018.

First trimester: 31 October 2018.
Second trimester: 31 March 2018.
Third trimester: 31 July 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 African Scholars’ Fund directly:
Contact Person: Asanda Gigaba (TVET Bursary Manager)
Tel: 021 689 9094/ 021 689 9431
Email: office@asf.org.za
Fax: 021 689 9240

 

SAMRO Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – SAMRO

The Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) was founded in 1961 with the aim of protecting the intellectual property of musicians. They are an independently registered not-for-profit company who represents over 12 000 musicians in Southern Africa. They also manage the music education programmes and Corporate Social Investment (CSI) of the SAMRO Group.

The SAMRO Foundation are involved in sponsorship and outreach programmes within the Arts field. They offers some of the biggest bursary and scholarship awards for music students in the country, with over R1-million awarded to music students in bursaries within 2017.

In the last 50 years, they have invested in excess of R100-million in the form of scholarships, bursaries and commissions, in order to support the cultural landscape, music heritage and various industry enrichment projects of our country.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

Bursaries will be awarded to students currently studying towards a diploma or degree qualification (from their second year of study), majoring in Music.

Bursaries will be awarded to the value of R11 000 per applicant, for the payment of tuition fees only.

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/ Swaziland citizen/ Botswana citizen/ Lesotho citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Registered and studying at a recognised South African University
  • Studying full time (in second/ third/ fourth year/ honours/ masters degree) towards a Diploma or Degree majoring in music

 

Unfortunately, the following students are NOT eligible for application of this bursary:

  • First year University students
  • Doctoral students
  • Bridging programme/ foundation programme students
  • Those studying at private tertiary institutes (Academy for Sound Engineering/ AFDA/ COPA/ City Varsity etc)
  • Those specialising in the study of Music Therapy or Musical Theatre

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Applications must be done online at: Click here to apply

(Select the “Application Form” tab on the left side of the screen.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation by uploading them to your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy of)
  • Proof of University registration for 2018 (on tertiary letterhead)
  • Most recent tertiary exam results/ academic record/ transcript (on tertiary letterhead)
  • Two reference letters from your current university lecturers (please ensure that your references read the Reference Letter Guidelines)
  • Masters students must add: synopsis of your thesis (max 5 to 8 pages) and a reference letter from your supervisor

*NOTE: all communications and reference letters should be in English.

CLOSING DATE

30 March 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 SAMRO directly:
The Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO)
Tel: 011 712 8417 / 011 712 8444
Email: samrofoundation@samro.org.za

South African Society of Crop Production (SASCP) Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – SASCP

The South African Society of Crop Production (SASCP) was established in 1971 in Pretoria, South Africa by 5 founding members – DF Retief; SA Hulme; E Strydom; PJ Möhr and PC Nel. The science-based company is a leader in the field of crop science, whose aim it is to encourage research, training and technology transfer.

The organisation shows great commitment to encouraging the public understanding of soil management, environmental management and crop management in order to benefit our society and ensure long term sustainability. Many of SASCP’s members are greatly involved in research of oil, maize, small grains and protein seed.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

The SASCP award 2 bursaries each year, to the value of R10 000 each (these funds can be used towards tuition fees).

Bursaries are awarded to Undergraduate or Postgraduate students studying within the Crop Production field of study (Crop Science or Agronomy), at a recognised University in South Africa.

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 OR a South African permanent resident
  • Completed Matric
  • Studying towards a full time Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree in an area of study relating to Crop Production (Crop Science or Agronomy)
  • Studying at a recognised University in South Africa
  • Achieved a minimum average of 60% in the previous University academic year

HOW TO APPLY

Applications must be done online via the SASCP site at:
Click here to apply 

Submit clear copies of the below listed supporting documentation after you have completed your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document if a South African citizen (certified copy of)
  • Residence permit if a permanent resident (certified copy of)
  • Motivational letter explaining why you deserve to be awarded a bursary
  • Last years tertiary academic record
  • Proof of tertiary registration for 2018 academic year
  • A letter of reference from the Faculty Dean or a study leader

Your supporting documents must be submitted electronically via email to: sascp.secretariat@gmail.com
(Insert the words “SASCP Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).

CLOSING DATE

15 March 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 SASCP directly:
South African Society of Crop Production
Contact Person: Dr Maryke Craven (secretary)
Tel: 018 299 6346
E-mail: sascp.secretariat@gmail.com
Fax: 086 684 2292

TCTA (Trans-Caledon Tunnel Authority) Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – TCTA

Trans-Caledon Tunnel Authority (OR “TCTA” for short), situated in Centurion, is a state-owned entity for bulk water supply development. The company’s goal is to be a market leader for the supply of sustainable water and to facilitate water security (by the means of planning, financing and implementing the process of raw water infrastructure) in their region.

The company was first established in order to become a purpose vehicle to carry out the Lesotho Highlands Water Project. Services carried out by the company include: Project Design, Project Management, Treasury Management, Knowledge Management, Debt Management, Bulk raw water infrastructure implementation, Structuring and raising Project Finance.

Some of TCTA’s flagship projects include: the Lesotho Highlands Water Project; the Metsi Bophelo Borehole Project; the Vaal River Eastern Subsystem; the Olifants River Water Resources Development Project; Berg Water Project in Franschhoek; the Komati Water Scheme Augmentation Project; the Mooi-Mgeni Transfer Scheme; the Mokolo Dam and the Acid Mine Drainage.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

TCTA are offering 10 bursary awards to students from previously disadvantaged background who have shown academic excellence and the desire to succeed in their chosen field.
Bursaries will be awarded for studies within the following fields/ areas:

  • Chemical Engineering (BSc or BEng)
  • Civil Engineering (BSc or BEng)
  • Electrical Engineering (Controls & Instrumentation) (BSc or BEng)
  • Mechanical Engineering (BSc or BEng)
  • Environmental Law (BSc)
  • Environmental Management (BSc)
  • Environmental Science (BSc)
  • Accounting
  • Commercial
  • Finance
  • *and related numerate Degree programmes
  • Compliance
  • Legal
  • Risk

 

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE, OTHER OPPORTUNITIES, RENEWABILITY & SELECTION PROCESS

The following expenses will be covered by the bursary: University registration fees, full tuition fees, prescribed books, accommodation, stationary, meals (in residence) and a monthly allowance for living expenses.

Once students have finished their studies, TCTA will aim to place students in a 2 year internship or learnership programme, within the TCTA community. Placement is dependent on opportunity availability in the company.
TCTA bursaries are awarded for one year at a time and are renewable dependent on students academic performance.

Once your application has been received, it will be screened to ensure that you meet the criteria and that all information required is present.
Shortlisted candidates will then be contacted by TCTA and invited to an interview.
If you have not received any feedback within 30 days of the application deadline, you can 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
  • Under the age of 35 years old
  • In possession of a valid South African ID Document
  • Currently unemployed
  • From a previously disadvantaged background
  • Completed Matric
  • In possession of a National Senior Certificate (with university entrance pass)
  • Must have achieved a minimum of 60% for all subjects in Matric
  • Studying (or have been accepted to study) full time at University in one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Current University students must have achieved a minimum of 65% for all main subjects
  • Your parents income must not be more than R350 000 per year (before tax)
  • Your parents or close relatives must NOT be employed by the TCTA
  • NOT have any current bursary or sponsorship awards

 

Preference/ consideration will be granted based on the following criteria:

  • Race (African/ Indian/ Coloured)
  • Gender (Female)
  • Academic performance
  • Students with disabilities
  • Students residing in communities in close proximity to TCTA project sites
  • The need of funding in regard to your chosen qualification

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the TCTA Bursary application form in either of the following formats:
TCTA Bursary Application Form (.docx)
TCTA Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
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):

  • South African ID document (certified copy of)
  • Matric National Senior Certificate (certified copy of)
  • Latest University academic results, if currently studying at tertiary level (certified copy of)
  • Letter of admission/ acceptance from your University
  • Motivational letter in support of your bursary application (why you should be selected to receive a bursary)
  • Breakdown of study fees from your University including tuition, books and accommodation in residence fees (account statement/ quote/ invoice)
  • Parents or guardians ID documents (certified copies of)
  • Parents or guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed, affidavit if unemployed, death certificate if deceased, proof of grant if receiving a grant etc)

 

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: interns@tcta.co.za
(Insert the words “TCTA Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).

CLOSING DATE

11 March 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 TCTA directly:
Trans-Caledon Tunnel Authority
Contact Person: Nomvula Mhlambi
Tel: 012 683 1258

Tiber Construction Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – TIBER CONSTRUCTION

The Tiber Construction group was founded by Paolo Rivera in 1951, and has since become a respected leader in the construction and private property sector. The management owned private company prides itself of their hands-on approach to fulfiling client needs with top notch property solutions.

With their vast range of experience within the construction and property industry, the group are able to offer the following solutions: Full Turnkey Solutions; Property Development and Management; Traditional Building Contracts for Clients and Client Partnering.

Since the start of the Tiber Construction Bursary programme, the company has assisted 24 students with obtaining their qualification with the industry, and these students are now full-time employees of the group. This is a true reflection of their commitment to assisting the industries youth.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

Bursaries will be awarded for studies within the following fields/ areas (no other fields of study will be considered):

  • Civil Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Building Sciences
  • Construction

 

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE, SELECTION PROCESS & SERVICE CONTRACT

Tiber Construction bursaries will provide coverage for the following expenses: tuition fees, examination fees, prescribed books, residence and a monthly stipend.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted an invited to attend an interview. If you do not hear back from Tiber Construction, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

Once students have graduated, they will be required to join Tiber Construction. Practical work will be offered to students based on the companies current opportunities.

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
  • In possession of a valid South African ID Document
  • Completed Matric
  • In possession of a National Senior Certificate
  • Studying full time towards a qualification in one of the aforementioned construction-related fields of study
  • Successfully completed your first or second year of study
  • Must have achieved a minimum overall average of 60% for your current studies

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the Tiber Construction Bursary application form in either of the following formats:
Tiber Construction Bursary Application Form (word doc format)
Tiber Construction Bursary Application Form (pdf format)

Alternatively, you may obtain a copy of the application form on the Tiber Construction website (www.tiber.co.za) OR you can obtain a hard copy of the application form at your Universities bursary/ finance office.
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):

  • South African ID document (certified copy of)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy of)
  • Full tertiary academic record (certified copy)

*Note: applicants must submit their December final results as soon as they are available.
Application forms and supporting documentation must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Via email: Bursaries2018@tiber.co.za
2) Hand delivered: 12 Desmond Street, Kramerville, Sandton, 2090

CLOSING DATE

2 March 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 Tiber Construction directly:
Physical Address: 12 Desmond Street, Kramerville, Sandton, 2090
Tel (Reception): 011 430 7700
Email: Bursaries2018@tiber.co.za

 

TCTA: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2018

Closing Date: 11 March 2018

TCTA is offering ten (10) bursary opportunities o academically deserving youth from previously disadvantaged backgrounds. Applicants should be studying or planning to do undergraduate studies at institutions of higher learning in South Africa.

The following fields of study are considered for funding:

Finance / Accounting / Commercial or any related numerate degree (x4)
BSc or BEng in Civil / Electrical (Controls & Instrumentation) / Mechanical / Chemical (x4)
BSc in Environmental Science / Environmental Management, Environmental Law (x1)
LLB (x1)
The bursary scheme covers the full payment of registration, accommodation, meals, prescribed books and a monthly stipend.

How To Apply

Download Application Form. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for verification and interviews. Should you not hear from TCTA within 30 days after the closing date consider your application unsuccessful.

All applications are to be forwarded to the e-mail address indicated at each post and queries may be addressed to Nomvula Mhlambi a t (012) 683-1258.
Applications mustbe sent to: bursaries@tcta.co.za