1) Arup (Pty) Ltd Bursary
About Many of Arup’s projects leave a legacy to subsequent generations: a legacy that outlasts any one individual. With 10,000 projects going on at any one time, Arup is doing the best possible job for current and future generations. Putting sustainability at the heart of its work is one of the ways in which Arup exerts a positive influence on the wider world. Put simply, Arup people are driven to find a better way.
Value Amount variable
Duration 1 year renewable
Tenable Any South African university
Who can apply? Black, previously disadvantaged individuals studying towards a degree or B.Tech in the built environment. Must be studying at universities in Gauteng, KZN and Eastern Cape only. Good academic record is vital.
Service contract After completion of studies, graduates will be required to work for a period which corresponds with the duration of the bursary
Closing date 30 September annually
Apply Online www.arupedutrust.org.za/applications.html
2) Basil Read Bursary (Building / Construction)
Value Amount covers registration, tuition, textbooks, accommodation and meals
Duration 1 year renewable
Tenable Any South African university offering Building Science/Construction Management
Who can apply? Students who wish to study civil engineering or quantity surveying.
Service contract After completion of studies, graduates will be expected to work for a period which corresponds with the duration of the bursary
Closing date 31 July annually
Apply Online www.basilread.co.za
3) CP de Leeuw Bursary
About Established in 1958, the De Leeuw Group has earned its place as a leader among South Africa’s quantity surveyors. A contemporary company which has remained true to the principles of its founder, the group has distinguished itself for its integrity, professionalism, research and superior service.
Value Amount varies.
Duration 1 year renewable.
Tenable University of Pretoria.
Who can apply? South African university students of quantity surveying
Service contract None
Contact Tel: 021 423 8036/ Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
93 Bree Street
Cape Town City Centre
Closing date 30 December annually
Apply Online www.asaqs.co.za
4) Free State Education Department Bursary
Who can apply? South African university students of Building Science & Construction, Engineering – Civil, Mathematical Sciences, Medical. Must reside in the Free State.
Closing Date 31 October annually
Contact Details Tel: (051) 404 8000
Office of the MEC: Tel: (051) 404 8411 / Fax: (051) 404 8295/8330
Office of the HOD: Tel: (051) 404 8430/32 / Fax: (051) 404 8269
55 Elizabeth Street
Free State Provincial Government Building
Private Bag X20565
Apply application forms available at the Absa Building, at 142 Charlotte Maxeke Street (Maitland Street) in Bloemfontein, and at municipal offices.
5) Gauteng Housing Department Bursary
Department of Human Settlements
Who Can Apply Those interested in studying Town Planning or Quantity Surveying. PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
Service Contract Successful candidates will be required to enter a contractual agreement with the department of housing.
Closing Date 30 September annually
0800 1(HOUSE) 46873 or
Director-General of Human Settlements / Office Manager to Director-General of Human Settlements – Tel: 012 421 1486 / 021 469 5622 / Fax: 086 5460 490 / Email: email@example.com
Department of Human Settlements
Govan Mbeki House
240 Justice Mahomed Street
Apply Download application form: www.dhs.gov.za/sites/default/files/vacancies/BURSARY_APPLICATION_FORM_2014.pdf
Applications must be submitted on a Z83 form obtainable from the website: www.dhs.gov.za OR may be collected from the Department of Human Settlements, Govan Mbeki House, 240 Justice Mahomed Street or any Government department. All applications must be accompanied by a CV and certified copies of your Senior Certificate, academic qualification(s), academic record and ID.
6) Hillary Construction Bursary
Hillary Construction (Pty) Limited offers bursaries for National Diplomas and Degrees in Civil Engineering, Quantity Surveying and Surveying.
Who Can Apply South African citizen. accepted by, or currently be studying for the relevant Degree or National Diploma at a recognized South African University or University of Technology that is acceptable to Hillary Construction (Pty) Limited. For University applicants – a minimum Level 5 for Maths and Science. For University of Technology applicants – we require a minimum Level 4 for Maths and Science. We require a minimum of 65% aggregate from the applicant to be considered. (this excludes the subject Life orientation).
Value Annual registration fees, tuition fees and examination fees as well as a monthly salary as stipulated in the student contract, all prescribed study material, university-provided (residential) accommodation and food or the student will receive a monthly allowance to be used for accommodation, food and traveling expenses. Special requests for equipment required for study purposes may be considered. A letter of motivation from the university must accompany the request.
Service Contract After graduation, the student will be required to work one year for every year of studies paid for by the company (including any suspension period).
Contact 015 293 1221
Closing Date 31 January annually
Apply Online www.hillary.co.za/careers.htm – Submit your applications for bursary to our Human Resource Department via e-mail to Careers before the end of January of every year.
7) Power Group Bursary
About Power Group is a construction company offering bursaries to students currently studying building related courses at university and university of technology. They also offer SETA accredited learnerships to young people.
Fields of study Building Science & Construction, Construction, Engineering, Quantity Surveying
Related Occupations Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor
Cnr. Strand (R102) and Wimbledon Roads
Apply Online www.powergrp.co.za/apply-vacation.php