Anglo Gold Ashanti: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2018

Closing Date: 31 August 2017

AngloGold Ashanti oilers bursary opportunities ¡n 2018 to learners who will enroll for fulltime degree or diploma tertiary studies in all fields of study, including finance. Send your application before 31 AUGUST 2017, ¡f you think you have what it takes!

Application criteria and condition of the company sponsorship programme:

  • Opportunities are open to South African citizens (below the age of 35 years), who are residents of Matlosana, Merafong and our major labour sending areas of the Eastern Cape and to the children of the company’s employees.
  • Candidates must be in possession of a National Senior Certificate or latest Grade 12 results.
  • For applicants who are already at university, kindly submit your full academic record of study.
  • AngloGold Ashanti will select all applications in accordance with its commitments and guidelines as outlined in its Social and Labour Plans (SLP).

Candidates must be in possession of and submit certified copies of the following:

  • South African identity document.
  • National Senior Certificate (or equivalent) or latest Grade 12 results; and/or university results if already in university.
  • Proof of school (letter from the school)
  • Proof of residence (e.g. water and lights account).
  • Please ensure that you complete the online information in full as this will serve as your CV.

How to apply 

Apply Online for the Anglo Gold Ashanti: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2018(Please include your full details and all relevant certified documents with your application.)

Alternatively, visit the AngloGold Ashanti Training and Development Centre in Merafong or Matlosana should you require assistance with your online application.

Should you not be contacted within 21 days from the closing date stated above, please consider your application as unsuccessful. AngloGold Ashanti is committed to the transformation obectives outlined in the MPRDA and the Mining Charter.

 

Eskom: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2018

Closing Date: 31 July 2017

Therefore a number of Eskom bursary schemes are available to assist capable students to acquire good education which is essential for a better future.

Eskom bursary schemes offered are:-

Bursary
Offered mainly based on business needs of the business, given to the following individuals:

  • Academic deserving students
  • South African citizen
  • After completion of studies, to work-back obligation equal to contract duration
Scholarship
Offered exclusively to Eskom employees children / dependence based on the following:

  • Academic deserving students
  • Years of service by employee (minimum of 5years in service)

 

Fields of study 

Universities

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Accounting
  • Supply Chain
  • IT
  • Computer Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering
Technikons

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy
  • Safety and Risk
  • Environmental Science
Further Education & Training (FET)

  • Boiler Makers
  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electricians
  • Fitters & Turners
  • Mechanical
  • Millwrights
  • Welders
  • Plumbers
  • Bricklayers
  • Carpenters
  • Power Plant Operators

Criteria 

Individuals legible to apply must meet the following requirements:-

  • Applicants must be South African citizens with a valid ID number
  • National Senior Certificate or equivalent
  • Written proof of acceptance for admission by higher education institution
  • Applicants must be for full time studies at an accredited South African institution
  • Applicants must be willing to undergo an interview and medical examination or health declaration

Students to study at the University

Subjects Old Symbols New Symbols
English HG (C) 5
Physical Science HG (C) 5
Mathematics HG (C) 5

Students to study at the Technikons/University of technlology

Subjects Old Symbols New Symbols
English HG (D) SG (C) 4
Physical Science HG (D) SG (C) 4
Mathematics HG (D) SG (C) 4

Students to study at the Further Education and Training (FET)

Subjects Old Symbols New Symbols
English HG ( E ) SG (D) 3
Physical Science HG ( E ) SG (D) 3
Mathematics HG ( E ) SG (D) 3

Applicants that are already at Higher institution:-

The applicant must have passed all their registered subjects in that current year

Selection process

  1. pplications should be submitted to Eskom by no later than 31 July each year, for the following academic year.
  2. Applications should preferably be submitted online by using this website. Applicants who do not have internet access can also post their application or hand-deliver them to the nearest Eskom offices.
  3. All applicants short listed to attend an interview will be notified. Notification is done telephonically as well as per written correspondence.
  4. Selection interviews normally take place during August to to October each year. Applicants will be required to attend an interview and sometimes a medical declaration/examination might be done.
  5. Final selection and award is subjected to a successful interview, satisfactory academic results and medical fitness.
  6. Applicants will be told of the outcome from/between October to December of that year. Please note that no correspondence will be entered into prior to this date.
  7. Successful candidates will then be provided with comprehensive documentation relating to the Eskom bursary scheme as well as a written contract and other documentation for completion to be returned back to Eskom.

Bursary package

Full Eskom Bursary Scholarship
Registration Fees  ✓  ✓
Tuition Fees  ✓  ✓
*Residence or Accommodation Fees  ✓  ✓
Meals  ✓  ✓
Book Allowance  ✓  ✓
PC Allowance  ✓  ✖
Vacation Allowance and
Accommodation
 ✓

✓= Provided
✖=Not Provided

* = Amount payable is determined by Eskom

Other information to take note of:-
Applicants may not receive any other grant for the same qualification without prior written approval from Eskom

  1. Vacation work costs will be borne by the relevant business units on approval by the same said business unit.
  2. The bursary is for maximum of five (5) years where bridging is applicable
  3. Failure on bridging/first academic year, bursary will be cancelled without an obligation
  4. From 2nd academic year onwards, failure to progress to the next academic year, bursary to be suspended
  5. The bursary will be suspended for one year (university) or trimester (University of technology) if the student fails. The bursary will only be reinstated once, thereafter on failure again automatic cancellation is applied
  6. The bursary will have to be paid back on cancellation (full value and compound interest at prime rate)
  7. Bursaries are only granted for undergraduate studies, postgraduate studies bursaries are not granted unless there is a need and approval is received from the relevant business units Divisional Executives.

How to apply 

Download Eskom Bursary application form and emailed to bursaryqueries@eskom.co.za

Transnet Bursaries for 2018 [Download The Application Form]

Full-time undergraduate

Full-time bursaries are awarded annually according to the employment needs of the company. All our full-time students are viewed as potential employees – depending on vacancies being available after successfully completing their qualifications.

Bursary Value

The comprehensive bursary covers the following:
Tuition fees
Accommodation and meals
Book Allowance
Experiential training
Students are allowed to study at a South African University of their own choice who offers the relevant fields of study.​

Selection

After the screening of applications by the Transnet Bursary Department, candidates – based on academic performance on secondary or tertiary level – will be invited to be interviewed. The interviews will take place in Johannesburg, Bloemfontein, Cape Town and Durban.
The final selection and award is subjective to the following:
Interview
Satisfactory academic results
Medical fitness

What will Transnet expect from me? (Contractual Obligations)

Students are required to render one year’s service for every year of financial aid received from Transnet after acquiring the qualification.
Subjects failed must be repeated at student’s own cost. Termination of the bursary will be in consultation with the student and the training institution.
If the student fails to comply with the requirements of the bursary agreement, the bursary becomes payable in terms of the agreement.
The bursary will be renewed annually if the student’s academic performance is satisfactory.

Vacation work

Vacation work is available during June/July or December/January holidays.
The following information must be supplied:
Required period
Preferred location
Accommodation arrangements are the student’s responsibility and must be paid for by the student with the allowance received.

Work Integrated Learning

University of Technology Students:
Transnet provides work integrated to students who have a completed S4 in-order to obtain the qualification in line with the requirements set by the training institution.​​​​​​

Transnet Engineering Bursaries/Scholarships Opportunities for 2018

As part of our human capital development strategy. weareoffering bursaries to BEng or B.Sc. Engineering students.  This aligns to address Transnets skills needs in support of the Companys Market Demand Strategy Bursary Application (B.Eng or Bsc Engineering)

Requirements

Grade 12 Learners (SA Citizens) with outstanding achievements, minimum five symbol in Mathematics and Physical Science and students currently studying towards B Eng or B.Sc Engineering are encouraged to apply for one of our comprehensive bursaries in the followingdisciplines:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current)
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Metallurgy  Engineering (Physical)

How To Apply

Download application form

Apply to: Carlton Centre, 150 Commissioner Street, Bursary Office, 21st Floor, Johannesburg , 2001
 Fax: (011) 774 9235 or email:bursaries@transnet.net
Closing Date: 31 July 2017

Omnia Bursaries for 2018

Qualifications

  • BSC Agricultural Science
  • BSC Chemical Engineering
  • BSC Chemistry
  • B Eng Mechanical Engineering
  • B Eng Computer Engineering (Software Development)

Experience

  • Studying towards degree and / or planning studies in 2018.
  • Good Academic Performance.

Duties

The incumbent will have an opportunity to learn about Nutriology “the science of growing” through vacation work.

Job Competencies

  • Attention to details 
  • Analytical skills 
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Excellent language skills
  • Computer literacy 
  • High energy levels

General

Omnia makes the world smaller with Global Opportunities.

How To Apply

Apply Online for the Omnia Bursary / Scholarship Programme

Closing Date: 30 September 2017

Dept of Agriculture Bursaries & Scholarships for 2018

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) intends to award comprehensive bursaries to qualifying applicants pursuing and/or intending to further their studies in critical scarce skills in the agricultural, forestry and fisheries sectors for the 2018 academic year. The bursary will cover tuition, accommodation, books, meals and monthly allowance. The bursary awards target the previously disadvantaged and impoverished persons from poverty-stricken and rural communities. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply

1. BSc Bioresource Engineering
(Agricultural Engineering)
2. Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc)Requirements
Mathematics and Physical Science 6 (70–79)
3. BSc Viticulture and Oenology
4. BSc Plant Pathology
5. BSc Food Science
6. BSc Entomology
7. BSc Forestry and Wood Science
8. BSc Marine Biology
9. BSc Oceanography and Marine Biology
10. BSc Ichthyology specialising in AquacultureRequirements
Mathematics and Physical Science 5 (60–69)
11. National Diploma: Food Technology
12. National Diploma: Forestry
13. National Diploma: Marine ScienceRequirements
Mathematics and Physical Science 4 (50–59)
14. Postgraduate studies (BTech, BSc, Hons, MTech, MSc, DTech and PhD) in different agricultural, forestry and fisheries fields of study relating to DAFF priority research projects. Successful candidates will be appointed as interns and placed with the relevant industry/research institution/institution of higher learning as young professionals. Successful candidates will also be allocated a mentor and will receive a monthly allowance from the Department.
NOTES:

It is worth noting that certain fields of study are only available at certain institutions of higher learning:
BSc Bioresource Engineering (Agricultural Engineering): University of KwaZulu-Natal
Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc): University of Pretoria
BSc Viticulture and Oenology: University of Stellenbosch
BSc Forestry and Wood Science: University of Stellenbosch
BSc Oceanography and Marine Biology: University of Cape Town
BSc Ichthyology specialising in Aquaculture: Rhodes University
National Diploma: Forestry: Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
National Diploma: Marine Science: Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Applicants must be South African citizens
Applicants must complete the relevant bursary application forms available from the website address: www.daff.gov.za click on “Vacancies”
Applicants who apply for fields of study that are not listed above will not be considered
Please note that communication will be limited to successful applicants only. If you have not received any communication from the department by 15 January 2018, after the National Bursary Committee has finalised the selection process, consider your application unsuccessful
All completed bursary application forms together with certified copies of ID and certificates/performance results should be sent to the following address:
Directorate: Sector Education and Training
Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Private Bag X250
Pretoria 0001
Mr Vusimuzi Mngomezulu, tel. (012) 319-7923 or Ms Boitumelo Maleka, tel. (012) 319-7024
NB:

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries reserves the right to determine the total number of bursary allocations for the academic year based on the total budget available
The National Bursary Committee will make use of the Bursary Scheme’s 14-point system to allocate points to short-listed applicants
The Bursary Scheme of the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is in fulfilment of the sector strategic objective of elimination of skewed participation in the agricultural, forestry and fisheries sectors.
How To Apply

Download Undergraduate Application Form

Download Postgraduate Application Form

Closing Date: 30 September 2017

Aurecon: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2018

Closing Date: 30 June 2017

Job no: 928238
Work type: Bursary Holder
Location: Tshwane
Categories: Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Aurecon can bring your dreams to life

If you are a talented and tenacious achiever, determined to make the world a better place, securing financial support for academic studies is probably your next priority.

The Aurecon Bursary Scheme may well offer what you need.

We are global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon, one of South Africa’s leading engineering consultancies.

We are the new breed of engineers – not content with merely designing clever solutions, we are passionate about collaborating with our clients and project partners to anticipate the needs of tomorrow’s world.

Aurecon’s diverse international teams have created innovative award-winning projects throughout the African continent, the Middle East, Australia, New Zealand and Asia. We challenge the status quo and extend the boundaries of engineering knowledge. We want to work with people who, like us, are committed to bringing ideas to life.

 The Aurecon Bursary Scheme offers motivated, high achieving scholars and students, all-round support to study engineering and advisory related degrees at accredited universities. This applies to undergraduate level degrees in the following fields:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Basic requirements to qualify for the Aurecon Bursary Programme are:

Grade 12 Students
  • Valid South African ID
  • Grade 12 requirements: Pure Mathematics and Physical Science
  • Able to provide proof of ‘official’ current academic results. You will require a 6 (80%) symbol or above for Pure Mathematics and Physical Science
  • Be accepted by the chosen university for the specific course as mentioned above
1st, 2nd, 3rd Year University Students
  • Valid South African ID
  • National Senior Certificate or Equivalent
  • Students must obtain and maintain a minimum of 80% aggregate to be considered

How To Apply

Apply Online for the Aurecon Aurecon: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2018 

Afrimat: Mechanical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2017/2018

Closing Date: 5 June 2017

Afrimat will fund the following qualifications: 

  • National Diploma: Mechanical Engineering

Requirements for applicants: 

  • Currently busy with the second or third semester of the course.
  • Must originally be from the Limpopo province.
  • Matric Exemption with Mathematics & Science 60%
  • Acceptance letter from a South African recognized training institution
  • Latest academic results
  • Copy of South African ID
  • Proof of address
  • Copy of CV

How to apply 

Please forward your application to shadi.mnisi@afrimat.co.za

John Thompsons: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2017/2018

Closing Date: 19 May 2017

6 x Bursaries are available for students studying towards becoming a Welder:-  To complete N1, N2 & N3 or N4,N5,N6Minimum requirements to apply for this bursary is a matric certificate qualification with a 50% pass mark in mathematics or an N3 qualification with a 50% pass mark in mathematics and a 50% pass mark in engineering drawings. Students must be local to the Mpumalanga Province, Majuba District.
6 x Bursaries are available for students studying towards becoming a Boilermaker:-  To complete N1, N2 & N3.Minimum requirements to apply for this bursary is a matric certificate qualification with a 60% pass mark in mathematics. Students must be local to the Mpumalanga Province, Majuba District.

Applications must be submitted with:

  • Certified copies of academic records. 
  • Certified copies of applicant’s ID document. 
  • Covering letter and proof of residence

Applications submitted without the documents requested above, will not be processed.

How to apply

Email applications to AJTHumanResourceJHB@johnthompson.co.za, closing date for applications is Friday, the

19 May 2017.

Hatch: Bursary / Scholarship Programe 2018

THE CLOSING DATE IS 31 AUGUST 2017

 

Our Bursary  offers:

  • We offer bursaries to students studying Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Civil, Structural and Mechatronics Engineering.
  • We require a minumum academic average of 65%.
  • Traditionally we offer bursaries to students between 2nd and final year,.
  • We offer both full cost and partial bursaries, depending on the students’ needs/requirements.

Key Disciplines:

  • Chemical & Process
  • Civil & Structural
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Mining
  • Metallurgy
  • Systems
  • Environmental

How to apply 

Apply Online for the Hatch Bursary / Scholarship Programme

For more information on Hatch, or how to begin your career with us, please call Thabiso Molakeng or Adeela Cajee Tel (011) 239 5300