Bursaries for South African students

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1) British American Tobacco Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The Management Trainee programme will offer you the opportunity to develop your business and leadership capabilities within a dynamic, high performance environment.
VALUE:
Variable
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Business Sciences and Commerce
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Agriculture
  • Chemistry

WHO CAN APPLY:
For South African graduates with learner’s or driver’s licence – completing studies in e,g, Information Technology, Industrial Engineering, or for postgraduate level – e.g. Marketing, Accounting, Information Technology, Industrial Engineering. Management Training Programme – e.g. Marketing, Accounting, Natural Science, Public / International Relations, Commercial Law, Industrial Engineering, Human Resources
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://bat.gradx.net
OTHER DETAILS:
Duration 2 years
Service contract on graduation
DEADLINE:
31 August 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 25 Du Toit Street, Stellenbosch, 7600.
Postal address: P O Box 631 Cape Town 8000
Tel: 021 888 3500
 

2) Ernst and Young Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
For matriculants or under-graduates in fields of Commerce, Accounting or Chartered Accountancy
VALUE:
University tuition fees, registration fees, exam fees, university accommodation residence, meals, books and pocket money
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Chartered Accounting
  • Business Sciences and Commerce

WHO CAN APPLY:
South African students at university or Grade 12 learners Matriculants – Matric Exemption with minimum 70% for Mathematics and English University students – minimum 60%
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.ey.com/za/en/careers/students
OTHER DETAILS:
Duration 1 year for Honours/CTA, 3 years for Undergraduate Degree (progress is satisfactory).
Service Contract of 3 years
DEADLINE:
31 August 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 102 Rivonia Road, Sandton 2149
Postal address: Ernst& Young Graduate Recruitment, Private Bag X14, Northlands, 2116
Tel: 011 772 3000
 

3) Coronation Fund Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The bursary programme is part of Coronation’s corporate social investment programme and applicants must be able todemonstrate financial need.The bursary is only available to prospective students at the University of Cape Town, Stellenbosch University, University of Pretoria and the University of the Witwatersrand. Preference is also given to applicants from the Western Cape.
VALUE:
Full bursary
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business Sciences and Commerce

WHO CAN APPLY:
Only full-time undergraduate B Business Science or B Com studies in the fields of Accounting, Economics, Finance, Investment Management and Statistics will be sponsored. Only applicants with an NSC with degree endorsement and at least a level 6 rating (70%) for Mathematics and English will be considered. Preference given to candidates from Western Cape.
Tenable at: University of Cape Town, University of Pretoria, University of Stellenbosch, University of the Witwatersrand
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.studietrust.co.za
OTHER DETAILS:
http://www.studytrust.org.za/index.php/bursaries/bursary-categories/sponsored-bursaries/coronation-fund-managers-bursary-programme
DEADLINE:
31 August 2017
CONTACT:
Postal address: The National Director, Studietrust, P O Box 29192, Melville, 2109
Tel: 011 403 1632
 

4) Department of Transport and Public Works Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The bursary policy is applicable to all employees of the department of Public Works, Roads and Transport as well as prospective employees funded to further their development.
This bursary will cover the funds from undergraduate up to Masters Level.
The bursary will cover the following critical skills in the department. Core-function • Asset Management • Quantity Surveying • Electrical Engineering • Civil and Structural Engineers • Mechanical Engineering • Property valuation and management • Architectural Studies • Project Management • Investment Analysis • Transport Planning • Transport Economics Support Function: • HRM & D Management • Information management and technology • Communications • Risk Management • Internal Auditing • Accounting and Financial Management • Labour Relations • Public Management
VALUE:
Registration and administration fees, Tuition fees, Meals, Hostel Accommodation, Book fees
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Architecture
  • Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
The Department will only consider applicants who have successfully completed their level one subjects and studying towards level two subjects as well as those who have successfully completed level two and studying towards level three.
HOW TO APPLY:
http://www.nwpg.gov.za/Public%20Works/Documents/PolicyDoc/BURSARY%20POLICY.pdf
OTHER DETAILS:
Renewals of the bursary shall be subject to the bursary holders’ satisfactory progress in his/her studies.
The department may offer the bursary holder a permanent employment upon successful completion of their studies if a suitable vacancy exist (at entry level) within the department. Bursary holders who are required to serve internship programme will do so with the department.
DEADLINE:
30 September 2017
CONTACT:
Tel: 018 388 4286/7
 

5) Engen Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Engen will be awarding bursaries to top students for a variety of BSc and BCom degrees. Students currently at university studying towards any of the degrees listed below and matric learners who intend to follow any of the degrees below may apply.
VALUE:
Variable
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Computer Science
  • Marketing
  • Logistics
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
BCom Accounting / Finance; BCom Business Management; BCom Transport Economics; BCom Supply Chain / Logistics; BCom / BTech Credit Management; BCom Property, BCom Information Systems / BSc Computer Science BSc Chemical Engineering; BSc Electrical Engineering; BSc Civil Engineering; BSc Metallurgy; BSc Industrial Engineering; BSc Industrial Hygiene, BSc Property Management and Technological Research, BSc Mechanical Engineering; BTech Marketing.
HOW TO APPLY:
Send a CV with your results to, engengraduate@fempower.co.za
http://www.engen.co.za/careers/bursaries
OTHER DETAILS:
None
DEADLINE:
30 April 2018
CONTACT:
Tel: 021 403 4911
 

6) Eskom Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Our ever-expanding industrial, commercial, and mining activities as well as the increased demand on the existing infrastructure have already created an insatiable need for competent people, particularly in the fields of engineering, research, development, design, construction and production functions.
Eskom will be awarding based on the business needs to South African learners intending to study in the fields of Engineering, Accounting, and IT, and who qualify for selection.
VALUE:
Registration and tuition fees, residence or accommodation fees, meals, book allowance
Full bursary covers registration and tuition fees, residence or accommodation fees, meals, book allowance, PC allowance, vacation allowance and accommodation.
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology
  • Environment
  • Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
WHO CAN APPLY
1) Candidates with NSC, English, Mathematics and Physical Sciences 5, for university
2) Offered exclusively to Eskom employees children/dependence based on the following: Academically deserving students Years of service by employee (minimum of 5 years in service)
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://web.eskom.co.za/student/index.html
OTHER DETAILS:
Vacation work. One year’s service for each year of bursary.
DEADLINE:
31 July 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: Megawatt Park, Maxwell Drive, Sunninghill, Sandton Student Development Manager
Postal address: Student Development Manager, PO Box 1091, Johannesburg, 2000
Eskom Bursars Contact Centre
Tel: 011 800 6961
Email: MavumeN@eskom.co.za
 

7) Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The Department of Roads and Transport is offering bursary opportunities to deserving students who intend enrolling in the following fields of study: BSc\BEng Civil Engineering ? BTech Civil Engineering ? BSc Town and Regional Planning ? BSc Environmental Studies ? BSc Geography ? BTech Land Surveying ? BSc Information Systems ? BCom Transport Economics ? BCom (Accounting/Auditing) ? BCom Real Estate ? Bachelor of Laws.
VALUE:
Variable
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Law
  • Land Surveying
  • Civil Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
The Department of Roads and Transport is offering bursary opportunities to deserving students who intend enrolling in the following fields of study: BSc\BEng Civil Engineering ? BTech Civil Engineering ? BSc Town and Regional Planning ? BSc Environmental Studies ? BSc Geography ? BTech Land Surveying ? BSc Information Systems ? BCom Transport Economics ? BCom (Accounting/Auditing) ? BCom Real Estate ? Bachelor of Laws.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.roadsandtransport.gpg.gov.za/Pages/default.aspx
OTHER DETAILS:
None
DEADLINE:
30 October 2017
CONTACT:
GPG Contact Centre
Tel: 0860 428 8364
Email: GPRoads.Transport@gauteng.gov.za
 

8) Grinaker-LTA Ltd Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
For students in the fields of Engineering – Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Quantity Surveying, BCom Accounting, or NDip / BTech in Building Science / Built Environment.
VALUE:
Variable
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
Grade 12 learners or current university students, in engineering or building disciplines.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.avenggrinaker-lta.co.za/careers
OTHER DETAILS:
Work for company during vacations and after completion of studies, graduates will be expected to work for a period which corresponds with the duration of the bursary
http://www.aveng.co.za/sites/aveng.co.za/files/Bursary%20Application.pdf
DEADLINE:
31 July 2017
CONTACT:
Postal address: Learning and Development Officer, 204 Rivonia Road, Morningside, 2158
Postal address: The Human Resources Manager, Grinaker-LTA Bursary Scheme, P O Box 1517, Kempton Park 1620
HEAD OFFICE
Tel: 011 923 5000
 

9) Impala Platinum Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) is in the business of mining, refining and marketing of platinum group metals (PGMs), as well as nickel, copper and cobalt. Implats offers a number of bursaries in the following fields of study: Engineering Mining Metallurgy Chemical Mechanical Electrical (heavy current) Chemistry to honours level Geology to honours level Accounting to honours level Surveyinf Human Resources BCom to honours level.
VALUE:
Registration and tuition fees for the duration of the course, residence fees, cash allowance, personal computer allowance from second year of study
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Geology
  • GIS systems
  • Chemistry
  • Surveying
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
Implats bursaries are open to all candidates meeting the minimum criteria of a university exemption pass and a minimum C symbol in Mathematics and Science.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.implats.co.za/implats/Careers-Bursaries.asp
OTHER DETAILS:
Duration 1 year (renewable)
Should you be awarded an Implats bursary, you will be required to work for the company for the full period of the bursary and to undertake vacation work at the company at the end of each year.
DEADLINE:
31 March 2018
CONTACT:
Physical address: 2 Fricker Road, Illovo, 2196
Postal address: The Training Manager – Bursaries, P O Box 5683, Rustenburg, 0300
Tel: 014 569 0088
 

10) Investec Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Investec provide a diverse range of financial products and services to a niche client base in three principal markets, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Australia. Bursary applications are invited from young people who aim to study full time towards an undergraduate university (academic) degree in Commerce (Economics, Business Economics, Accounting, Investments and Finance), BCom Informatics, BSc Computer Science, BSc Information Technology, BIT-Bachelors of Information Technology, BIS-Bachelor of Information Science, Business Science, Science and Mathematics, Engineering or Commercial LLB.
VALUE:
The bursary amounts are reviewed and are subject to change every year. Applicants are thus advised to also apply through the Financial Aid Office of their university of choice for a study loan from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) to cover the shortfall.
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business Sciences and Commerce
  • Science
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Actuarial Science
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
Applicants currently in Grade 12 and applicants already in possession of a National Senior certificate should have obtained at least 50% in all their subjects with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics (not Maths Literacy) and 60% in English. The main criteria for the selection of applications is financial need and academic potential. Only first year Actuarial Science students already at university will be considered.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.studietrust.co.za
OTHER DETAILS:
http://www.studytrust.org.za/index.php/investors/37-the-investec-bank-csi-bursary-programme
DEADLINE:
30 September 2017
CONTACT:
Studietrust (Investec’s bursary administrator).
Tel: 011 403 1632
E-mail: info@studietrust.org.za
 

11) National Treasury Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
As part of our commitment, the department’s bursary scheme provides financial support to South Africa students studying in the fields deemed critical and scarce to the National Treasury. It aims to build critical skills capacity and provide students with the opportunity to further their studies. Fields of study include the following: Accounting, Auditing (Internal), BCom Law, Engineering (Financial), Economics, Econometrics, Finance (Development), LLB, Management (Financial), Management (Risk), Policy (Public), Policy (Social), Taxation.
VALUE:
Tuition fees • Registration • Prescribed books only • Accommodation at an official university residence and meals
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Chartered Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Law
  • Finance

WHO CAN APPLY:
You are a South African citizen
• You meet the entry requirements for your chosen field of study (provide proof of registration or provisional acceptance at the university)
• Financial need
• You must be studying or intending to study in the fields stated in Q2 below
• If you are in matric: You have a grade 12 certificate with university exemption and an aggregate of 65% or higher
• If you are already in university: You have obtained an average of 65% or higher for the previous year of study at university
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.treasury.gov.za
OTHER DETAILS:
The department offers bursaries with a work-back contract obligation. You will be obliged to work for the length of time that the bursary was allocated to you (i.e. if you obtained a bursary for one year, you would work for the department for one year). However, if the department cannot accommodate you after you complete your degree and you cannot be employed elsewhere in the public service, you will be released from this obligation. Should you wish to work elsewhere upon completing your degree without giving the National Treasury the first right to employ you, you will be obliged to pay the full costs of the bursary sponsorship.
DEADLINE:
15 August 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: National Treasury, 24th Floor, 240 Madiba Street, Cnr Thabo Sehume and Madiba Street, Pretoria 0002
Postal address: The HR Specialist National Treasury, Private Bag X 115, Pretoria, 0001
Tel: 012 315 5111
 

12) NEET (National Economic Education Trust Fund) Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
NEET was established to support the educational progress of high-potential students from disadvantaged backgrounds, with a special focus on maths and science learners. The NEET focuses on identifying and preparing Grade 12 students to be ready and to study at tertiary institutions.
VALUE:
Amount varies
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Science
  • Agriculture

WHO CAN APPLY:
Matric (Grade 11) students from disadvantaged backgrounds who have applied to and received acceptance into university, university of technology or agricultural college. Interested in careers in Accounting, Agricultural Training and Development, Science or Technology.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://neet.co.za/bursaries
OTHER DETAILS:
Duration 1 year (renewable annually)
DEADLINE:
31 October 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 3 Austin Road, Glen Austin, Midrand, 1685
Postal address: PO Box 786740, Sandton, 2146
Tel: 010 224 0144
 

13) Old Mutual Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The Old Mutual Accountancy Bursary is for young people are passionate about pursuing a career in Chartered Accounting.
VALUE:
Full costs of tuition at University of Cape Town (UCT). Residence fees and one annual return flight home for students who are not studying in their hometown. Vacation work. The better the quality of your degree the more incentives you will be offered. Book and general allowance.
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Chartered Accounting

WHO CAN APPLY:
You need a matric with at least 70% or Level 6 for all subjects including Mathematics (not Maths Literacy) and English. You also need to commit to our CA Training Programme after which you will work for Old Mutual for a specified period of time. Please apply timeously for admission to the university.
Tenable at University of Cape Town
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.oldmutual.co.za/about-us/careers-centre/learners-and-school-leavers/accounting-bursaries.aspx
OTHER DETAILS:
You also need to commit to our CA Training Programme after which you will work for Old Mutual for a specified period of time. Please apply timeously for admission to the university.
DEADLINE:
30 May 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: Mutual Park, Jan Smuts Drive, Pinelands, Cape Town, Western Cape 7405, South Africa
Postal address: The Coordinator Accounting Bursary Applications, Actuarial Resource Development (2M), Old Mutual, P O Box 66, Cape Town, 8000
Tel: 021 509 2656/ 021 504 7285
 

14) ABSA Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Our objective is to address critical skill needs within the financial services industry by affording dynamic, top-performing, full-time students the opportunity to complete their studies and potentially pursue a career at Absa.
VALUE:
Full tuition fees and will be paid out according to the annual bursary award and the individual’s needs. You will be assessed every year and if your performance is satisfactory, Absa will continue to sponsor you.
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Actuarial Science
  • Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Agriculture

WHO CAN APPLY:
You have not received any other bursary or assistance You are pursuing a course of study in a discipline that will benefit the Banking Industry You are registered at a recognised Tertiary Education Institution in South Africa You are a Pan African citizen
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.absa.co.za/Absacoza/About-Absa/Careers/Bursaries
OTHER DETAILS:
None
DEADLINE:
15 August 2017
CONTACT:
Tel: 08600 08600
Email: absa@absa.co.za
 

15) Peregrine-Citadel Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The Peregrine Bursary Programme is funded by an educational trust that applies the benefits flowing from the ownership of shares in the company to the upliftment of natural (principally black) persons in the advancement of broad-based BEE and transformation, through education.
VALUE:
R80 000
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business Sciences and Commerce

WHO CAN APPLY:
SA citizens interested in full-time undergraduate Commerce studies in the fields of Accounting, Economics, Finance, Investment Management and Statistics at the University of Cape Town. Only applicants with an NSC with degree endorsement and at least a level 6 rating (70%) for Mathematics and English First Additional Language.
Tenable at UCT
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.studietrust.co.za
OTHER DETAILS:
http://www.studytrust.org.za/index.php/bursaries/bursary-categories/sponsored-bursaries/the-peregrine-bursary-programme
DEADLINE:
31 August 2017
CONTACT:
Postal address: The National Director, Studietrust, P O Box 29192, Melville, 2109
Tel: 011 403 1632
 

16) PPS Chairman’s Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
PPS bursaries are awarded on financial need and academic record to full time university students. To be eligible for the 2014 awards, the student must be registered at a participating South African University or University of Technology (listed below) registering for a fourth academic year of study or post-graduate degree and must be studying towards a profession, which on qualification, would be eligible for PPS membership.

The Professional Provident Society of South Africa is the largest multidisciplinary group of graduate professionals in the world with over 290 000 professional members. PPS is the only mutual financial services company in South Africa that has focused exclusively on graduate professionals for over 72 years. PPS offers bursaries and scholarships to fourth year and postgraduate students in a variety of fields.
VALUE:
Tuition fees, textbooks
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Law
  • Engineering
  • Medical

WHO CAN APPLY:
PPS bursaries are awarded on financial need basis and scholarships on academic excellence.
PPS bursaries are awarded on financial need and academic record to full time university students. To be eligible for the 2014 awards, the student must be registered at a participating South African University or University of Technology (listed below) registering for a fourth academic year of study or post-graduate degree and must be studying towards a profession, which on qualification, would be eligible for PPS membership.
Postgraduate Students, Undergraduates
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: https://www.pps.co.za/explorepps/bursariesandsponsors/bursaries
Application forms are available from PPS Youth Market Specialist’s responsible on campus at most universities and universities of technology in South Africa.
OTHER DETAILS:
Duration 1 year
DEADLINE:
30 November 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 6 Anerley Road, Parktown, 2193
Tel: 011 644 4400
 

17) PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
PwC offers Bursaries to students who are studying towards their undergraduate and/or postgraduate qualifications in any of the following degrees: BCom in Accounting, BCompt, Bachelor of Accountancy, or Business Science degree leading to a qualification as a Chartered Accountant (SA) at any SAICA accredited South African university.
VALUE:
Varies depending on evidence that you cannot afford the full costs.
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Chartered Accounting

WHO CAN APPLY:
To be considered for a PwC bursary, you need to be enrolled for studies for any of the above-mentioned degrees. If you are an undergraduate student you must pass all your university courses with an average of at least 65% first year, 60% second year and 55% third and fourth year. If you are a postgraduate student you must pass all your university courses with an average of at least 60% BSc IT/ Computer Science BSc IS/ Information Systems BCom IT/ Informatics Actuarial Science/Mathematics Engineering Management Accounting Management
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.pwc.co.za/en/students/advisory/bursary-programme.html
OTHER DETAILS:
If you are awarded a bursary, you will have to work on a training contract with PwC when you complete your studies.
DEADLINE:
31 December 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 2 Eglin Road, Sunninghill, 2157, South Africa
Tel: +27 011 797 4000
 

18) Rand Merchant Bank Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
RMB provide a structured learning for university graduates from various disciplines.
VALUE:
Amount varies
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business Sciences and Commerce
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Actuarial Science
  • Computer Science
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Engineering
  • Psychology

WHO CAN APPLY:
university graduates from various disciplines.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.rmb.co.za/careers.asp
OTHER DETAILS:
None
DEADLINE:
31 December 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 1 Merchant Place, Cnr Fredman Drive & Rivonia Road, Sandton, 2196
Tel: 011 282 8000
 

19) Rio Tinto/ Richards Bay Minerals Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) is a world leader in sand mining and mineral processing operations, producing titanium minerals, high purity iron, rutile and zircon. Every year we take on four to eight new bursars and support them for the duration of their studies.
VALUE:
Tuition and residence fees
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Geology
  • Engineering
  • Chemistry

WHO CAN APPLY:
To be considered for a bursary, an applicant should have aspirations to pursue one of the following disciplines: Mining, electrical, chemical or mechanical engineering Metallurgy Geology/surveying/drilling Chemistry Environmental science Accounting
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.riotinto.com/energyandminerals/bursaries-internships-and-graduates-12979.aspx
OTHER DETAILS:
Upon successful completion of their studies, bursary holders are taken on as graduates-in-training. They are required to work for RBM for the same number of years for which their studies were financed.
Duration 1 year (renewable annually)
DEADLINE:
30 December 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: Rio Tinto Head Office, 2 Eastbourne Terrace, London W2 6LG, United Kingdom
Postal address: PO Box 401, Richards Bay, 3900
Tel: 035 901 3111
 

20) Sasol Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Sasol has established a reputation in the market as an employer of choice. Our bursary programme boasts an all-inclusive package recognised in South Africa for being highly competitive. The programme aims to attract exceptional young talent to the organisation. If you have what it takes to become part of this exciting team, the Sasol Bursary Programme is ready to change your life! Bursaries awarded are for full-time university studies in engineering, science and accounting. Upon successful completion of the study period, students may be employed within the Sasol Group through our Graduate Development Programme.
VALUE:
Tuition fees, registration fees, exam fees, Accommodation in university residence, meals, books, pocket money
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Metallurgy (Hons compulsory)
  • Chemistry (Masters compulsory)
  • Geology (Hons compulsory)

WHO CAN APPLY:
Grade 12 learners must have achieved the following marks in:
BEng and BSc
Maths level 7
Science level 6
English level 5

B Com Degrees
Maths level 5
English level 5

All individuals writing matric after 2007 must meet the following criteria:
Applicants must be South African citizens with a valid ID number.
A minimum of a Level 4 for English First Language or a Level 5 for English Second Language in Grade 11.
A minimum of a level 7 for Mathematics and a minimum of a level 6 in Physical Science in Grade 11 if you are applying for a bursary in one of the Engineering or Science fields.
A minimum of a level 6 in Mathematics if applying for a B com Accounting/ Business Science ( CA route) fields.
A minimum of a level 5 in Accounting if you are applying for B Com Accounting
Applications must be for full-time studies towards an academic degree at an accredited South African university.
All applicants invited to attend an interview must be willing to undergo psychometric testing.

All individuals writing matric before 2007 must meet the following criteria:
A minimum of a D symbol for English First Language HG or a C symbol for English Second Language HG in Grade 12. (The majority of academic textbooks used at university are imported from overseas and are thus published in English).
A minimum of an A symbol for Mathematics HG and a B symbol for Physical Science HG in Grade 12 if you are applying for a bursary in one of the engineering or science fields.
A minimum of a C symbol for Accounting HG in Grade 12 if you are applying for B Com Accounting.
If you are already studying towards the degree course for which you are applying for a bursary, you must have passed all courses for which you have registered at the university for the study period already completed.
Applications must be for full-time studies towards an academic degree at an accredited South African university. No bursaries are awarded for studies at a university of technology or college.
Applicants must be South African citizens with a valid ID number.
All applicants invited to attend an interview must be willing to undergo psychometric testing.

Any bursary awarded is subject to the condition that the candidate’s end of year results in Grade 12 (if currently in matric) or end of year results at university (if currently studying at university) do not differ substantially from the results presented during the application process.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.sasolbursaries.com/how-do-i-apply
OTHER DETAILS:
http://www.sasolbursaries.com/selection-process
DEADLINE:
30 April 2018
CONTACT:
Sasol Bursaries
Email: Berlyner@quest.co.za
Tel: 086 010 6235
 

21) South African Breweries Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Bursaries are provided to high academic achievers in various fields of study. Bursary focus areas change from year to year and are impacted by the South African skills market and the SAB business need. In addition to financial support, our bursars are also afforded the opportunity to learn more about the world of work by participating in the resolution of real business challenges, through structured summer school or vacation work.
VALUE:
Amount varies
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Chartered Accounting
  • Finance
  • Engineering

WHO CAN APPLY:
Bursaries are provided to high academic achievers in various fields of study. Bursary focus areas change from year to year and are impacted by the South African skills market and the SAB business need. Current fields are brewing, packaging, control and automation and supply chain.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.sab.co.za/careers/students
OTHER DETAILS:
SAB expects its bursars to maintain high academic standards and exemplary behavioural conduct during their years of study. After the successful completion of their degrees, our bursars join the company full time as graduate trainees. In addition to financial support, our bursars are also afforded the opportunity to learn more about the world of work by participating in the resolution of real business challenges, through structured summer school or vacation work.
DEADLINE:
15 August 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 65 Park Lane, Sandown, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
Tel: 011 881 8111
 

22) Study Trust Bursaries for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
SA citizens interested in full-time studies at any South African University of Technology.
Study Trust awards partial bursaries to prospective or current degree students at South African universities. Studietrust may award bursaries to students in any field of study, but students studying towards degrees in the following fields will get preference: º Agriculture º Commerce º Education º Engineering
VALUE:
Study Trust awards partial bursaries based on academic merit and financial need. Partial bursaries cover around 50% of the total cost of studying per year. They are mostly sponsored by private sector companies, trusts or foundations. The balance of study-related costs must be covered from alternative means (e.g. a NSFAS loan).

Study Trust awards partial bursaries based on academic merit and financial need. Partial bursaries cover around 50% of the total cost of studying per year. They are mostly sponsored by private sector companies, trusts or foundations. The balance of study-related costs must be covered from alternative means (e.g. a NSFAS loan).
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Business Sciences and Commerce
  • Education
  • Marketing
  • Computer Programming
  • Logistics
  • Town & Regional Planning
  • Agriculture
  • Engineering
  • Environment
  • Tourism

WHO CAN APPLY:
SA citizens interested in full-time studies at any South African University of Technology. Preferred study areas are: • Agriculture, Horticulture, Nature Conservation • Building and Construction • Chemistry (Science) • Commerce (Accounting, Banking, Cost & Management Accounting, Financial Management, Internal Auditing, etc.) • Consumer Studies and Retailing • Education • Engineering – all programmes • Environmental Health • Information Technology • Logistics • Marketing • Office Management and Technology • Public Management / Relations • Town & Regional Planning • Travel, Tourism, Hospitality, Food Services

Preference is further given to: • applicants from rural areas • applicants with matric/NSC Maths and Science • applicants with at least 60% or 4 on the NSC scale of achievement in English second language HG or English First Additional Language. • applicants with an NSC or matric waiting for a study opportunity • current Grade 12 learners intending to study at a university • who maintain an average of at least 50% in all their subjects.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.studietrust.co.za
OTHER DETAILS:
Duration 1 year (renewable)
DEADLINE:
30 September 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 902 Heerengracht Building, 87 De Korte Street, Braamfontein, 2001
Postal address: P O Box 29192, Melville, 2109
Tel: 011 403 1632
 

23) South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) Thuthuka Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
Thuthuka Bursary Fund is looking for academically strong learners who aspire to become Chartered Accountants. Learners who do exceptionally well in Mathematics and have excellent marks in the other subject to qualify for university entrance may apply.
VALUE:
Depends on availability of funds at the time.
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Chartered Accounting

WHO CAN APPLY:
Students must meet the following minimum criteria: – Completed grade 12 – University pass with a 60% in Mathematics (not Maths Literacy) – Students must be African or Coloured – Intend on studying a BCom in Accounting – Students must be financially needy and will be assessed using the NSFAS MEANS TEST to confirm financial need.
Tenable at: Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, University of Cape Town, University of Johannesburg, University of Pretoria, University of Stellenbosch, University of the Free State, University of the Witwatersrand, Westville Campus
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: https://www.saica.co.za/LearnersStudents/Thuthuka/ThuthukaBursaryFundTBF/tabid/716/language/en-US/Default.aspx
OTHER DETAILS:
Successful applicants must enter into agreement with TBF and NSFAS.
DEADLINE:
30 April 2018
CONTACT:
Physical address: Thuthuka Bursary Fund, 7 Zulberg Close, Bruma Lake, 2198
Postal address: PO Box 59875, Kengray, 2100.
Tel: 086 107 2422
 

24) Western Cape Government (Provincial Treasury) Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The Western Cape Provincial Treasury invites matriculants, undergraduate and postgraduate students interested in pursuing careers in Economics, Fiscal and Public Policy, Asset Management (Supply Chain Management, Physical Asset Management), Accounting, Public Finance (Expenditure and Revenue Analysis and Management) or Corporate Governance (Risk Management, Corporate Finance, Business and Public Administration) to apply for full-time bursaries.
VALUE:
Amount varies
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business Sciences and Commerce
  • Logistics

WHO CAN APPLY:
Preferably be resident/domiciled in the Western Cape • Have obtained an average of 60% or higher for the previous year of study at high school, university or university of technology • Not be in possession of another bursary. Preference given to poorer candidates. Postgraduate applicants should have already obtained a B. Degree within one or more of the fields indicated above.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: http://www.westerncape.gov.za/general-publication/bursaries-2011
OTHER DETAILS:
None
DEADLINE:
27 September 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 142 Long Street, Western Cape, 8000
Postal address: The Western Cape Provincial Treasury, Human Resource Management, Private Bag X9165, Cape Town 8000
Tel: 021 483 3040
 

25) Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The IDC provide finance for industrial development projects by promoting partnerships across industries within and outside our borders, promoting regional economic growth. The IDC provide bursaries to students who qualify for admission to a University or University of Technology or who are currently studying at a University or University of Technology.
VALUE:
The value of the bursary for full-time undergraduate/ diploma studies comprises of the following: • Boarding: In the case of bursars residing with their parents/guardians or privately, a stipend is granted. In the case of students residing in official University/ University of Technology residences, full residence fees are paid to the relevant institution (Catering/Self-catering residences). • Tuition and registration fees: A stipend for books and stationery is granted bi-annually.
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:

  • Chartered Accounting
  • Finance
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology
  • Environment
  • Agriculture

WHO CAN APPLY:
Applicants must have Grade 12 Maths and Science with a minimum of level 6. • University or University of Technology students who have already successfully completed one or more years will be considered on their Grade 12 and most recent academic results. • If you are already studying towards a degree course for which you are applying for a bursary, you must have passed all courses for which you have registered at the university for the study period already completed. • Applications must be for full time studies towards an academic degree at an accredited South African university or university of technology. Fields of study in which bursaries are awarded have to be directly related to industry, and will only include the following:in Applied Commercial Sciences: BCom (Accountancy CA), BCom Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science, Investment Management, Agriculture, Environmental Science Science.
HOW TO APPLY:
Online at: https://www.idc.co.za/bursaries.html
APPLICATIONS FORMS TO BE RETURNED TO:
Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) PO Box 784055 Sandton 2146
Fax no: 0862103653/ 3197
Email: bursary@idc.co.za
OTHER DETAILS:
Bursaries are renewable annually, subject to acceptable proof of progress from the institution.
Bursars may be expected to remain in the employ of the Corporation for a period equal to the number of years of the awarded bursary. Such employment is subject to the normal selection procedures and salary and employment conditions of the Corporation.
DEADLINE:
30 June 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: South African Savings Institute, 19 Fredman Drive, Sandown, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
Tel: 011 269 3946
Ms Nolonwabo Nguqu, Email: nolonwabon@idc.co.za
 

26) MTN Bursary for 2017 – 2018

ABOUT:
The CA (Chartered Accountants) programme is one of the key strategic learnership programmes of MTN, established by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) to ensure the best training possible within a business environment. The CA programme is available to MTNers as well as external candidates.
VALUE:
Benefits: We offer a three year rotational system of training that enables trainees to experience a good overview of the entire organization The MTN CA programme offers individuals the opportunity to fast-track their careers as CAs as they are able to train within the commercial environment in which they wish to specialize. Market related salaries Generous study leave Payment of APT and QE2 exams Skills training Phone allowance Canteen allowance Reduced traffic – MTN offices are located outside the busy business hubs Career growth possibility in an international company while training/rotating locally at MTN Group financial head offices
BURSARY FIELDS COVERED:
Chartered Accounting
WHO CAN APPLY:
The CA Programme is open to applicants who have completed a BComAcc (Hons / CTA degree. Applicants, who are in the final year of BComAcc (Hons) / CTA, may also submit applications which must be received prior to the closing date of 31st May. In the event that you are successful in the recruitment and selection process, and have passed your BComAcc (Hons)/CTA examination, you will be made offers to commence training in February of the following year.
HOW TO APPLY:
Submit your well-prepared curriculum vitae, together with available academic results, transcripts and your matric certificate to:
The CA Programme Manager: Fiona Wilson Postal address: Private Bag 9955 CRESTA 2118 Business address: 14th Avenue Fairlands Roodepoort 2195 Email: Wilson_f@mtn.co.za
Online at: https://e-business-hub.mtn.co.za/irecruit.htm
OTHER DETAILS:
Employment contractual obligation of one year for every year of bursary funded. Once qualified, students have to work for the company for the period equal to tenure of their bursary
DEADLINE:
31 May 2017
CONTACT:
Physical address: 216 14th Avenue, Fairland, Randburg, Gauteng 2195, South Africa
Telephone: 011 912 3183
 


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