Sappi Bursaries/Learnership/Internships Opportunities

Sappi Bursaries/Learnership/Internships Opportunities

South African paper and pulp supplying conglomerate, Sappi Southern Africa, is inviting applications for its 2016 Auto Electrician Apprenticeship opportunities from unemployed South African graduates with a Grade 12 certificate. 

For the duration of the apprenticeship, successful candidates will be at Sappi Saiccor in Umkomaas, KwaZulu-Natal and will have to provide for their own accommodation. Candidates will be paid a monthly allowance for the duration of the apprenticeships.

Application Requirements

In order for your application to be considered, you must meet the following requirements:

Have a Matric / Grade 12 certificate with any two of the following subjects:
Physical Science
Be a South African citizen.
How to apply?

To apply for the 2016 Sappi Auto Electrician Apprenticeships click here

Closing date: 9 June 2016

SKA Bursaries Opportunities

SKA Bursaries Opportunities

The SKA bursaries are made available to students who are eligible to apply for an SKA SA national diploma bursary.

SKA Bursary Application Requirement

South African citizens and permanent residents
Students who wish to study, are studying, towards any one of the following diploma
National Diploma in Electronic Engineering
National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
National Diploma in Construction Management

Additional Bursary Requirements

Students who have achieved a minimum C in Mathematics AND Physical Science in Grade 12, or a minimum of 60% for their major subjects at national diploma level
Closing date for applications: 30 October 2015

How To Apply for Bursaries

An application guide for SKA bursaries has been put together to help you complete the application. Please make sure that you read the guide carefully before completing an application form.

Application form:

Bursary Contacts 

Contact Annah Mashemola at

MMI Reinsurance Administrator Internships

MMI Reinsurance Administrator Internships

MMI Holdings Limited is a South African based financial services group listed on the South African stock exchange, the JSE. The core businesses of MMI are long and short-term insurance, asset management, savings, investment, healthcare administration and employee benefits. These product and service solutions are provided to all market segments through operating brands Metropolitan and Momentum.

Internships Location

The above-mentioned position is currently available in the Life Insurance Centre of Excellence which is located at our Centurion office.

Internships Purpose

This is a 12 month internship with the view to grow individuals into a Reinsurance Administrative role. The purpose of this position is to provide administrative support to reinsurance projects and develop sound relationships between Reinsurance and MMI Holdings.

Experience and Qualification Required

- Completed Diploma in Finance or Accounting required
- No work experience required

Internships Responsibilities

- Establish and maintain effective relationships with Reinsurance and Internal Stakeholders (New Business, Claims and Finance)
- Consistent and effective service delivery within stipulated service level agreements
- Ensure that recons balance
- Handle new claims and queries
- Receive and allocate funds from reinsurers
- Identify financial and business risks to the company and escalate accordingly
- Minimise the company's loss by controlling excessive wastage
- Ensure debtors are correct, send to reinsurers and collect outstanding payments
- Facilitate documentation if required
- Support system implementation and testing. Identify system inefficiencies/errors and assist in developing solutions.
- Provide support through consultation and knowledge to the following stakeholders: Auditors and Claims.
- Manage own performance and development
- Live the MMI Values, Accountability, Diversity, Excellence, Integrity, Innovation and Teamwork

More Requirements

- Must be proficient in Afrikaans and English.
- Must be proficient in Excel

Required Competencies

- Working with people
- Relating and networking
- Planning and organising
- Delivering results and meeting customer expectations
- Coping with pressures and set-backs
- Achieving personal work goals and objectives

How To Apply

Enter your email address here. Then check you email inbox for a link sent to you.

Anglo American Millright Opportunities

Anglo American Opportunities

Anglo American, is inviting applications for its 2016 Millwright Learnerships from unemployed South African with any of the following qualifications: Matric/Grade 12 OR N2 OR NCV3. Learners will be based at Anglo American Platinum operations in South Africa as follows: Mogalakwena Processes, Amandelbult Processes or Rastenburg Processes (PMR and Waterval Smelter).

Learners will be paid a monthly stipend for the duration of the learnership and will qualify as artisans by the end of this period (provided all tests and practical training pass requirements have been met).

Application Requirements

If you want to be considered for this learnership, candidates have to meet any of the following requirements:

Matric with Mathematics and English (Minimum 40% pass), Physical Science will be an added advantage, OR,
N2 with 4/5 subjects as per the specific Discipline Requirements (Added advantage), OR,
NCV Level – 3 in appropriate trade
Trade Test Requirements (ONLY for N2):

A minimum of N2 Subjects/ certificate with the five applicable subjects for the relevant trade as specified below:


Engineering Science;
Electrical Trade Theory;
Fitting Trade Theory;
Industrial Electronics or Engineering Drawings
The appointed learner will sign an agreement where the learner commits him / herself to perform as required and obtain the minimum N2 or any required subjects applicable to the trade, necessary for qualifying.

How To Apply?

See details here

Implats Bursaries Available

Implats Bursaries Opportunities

Implats bursary opportunities are open for applications from all applicants who are confident that the do meet the minimum criteria of a university exemption pass and a minimum C symbol in mathematics and science.

Implats Bursary Amount

Implats bursary cover the student for the following?

Registration and tuition fees for the duration of the course
Residence fees
Cash allowance
Personal computer allowance from second year of study

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.

Implats Bursaries Available

Electrical (heavy current)
Chemistry to honours level
Geology to honours level
Accounting to honors level
Human Resources Bcom to honors level
Learn more about career paths at Implats…

Please print and complete the application form to be submitted with copies of the following documents:

Your C.V.
ID document
Proof of latest results

Please post your application to:


What we are looking for
Implats is looking for people who
are able to work under pressure
have leadership potential, combined with the ability to work in a team
have good problem-solving abilities
are tenacious
have common sense
are able to make decisions and to think logically
are self-motivated, and
have good communication skills

How to apply for a bursary

If you meet the minimum criteria for Implats bursaries and you would like to apply for a bursary, please fill in the application form

Pioneer Foods Opportunities

Pioneer Foods Opportunities

An undergraduate, or otherwise uncertified person, employed to complete the theoretical and practical component of a qualification.


Grade 12

Specific Outputs

Demostrated ability to control grist & product quality parameters;
Demostrated ability to compiled and executed milling;
Demostrated ability to control raw material & finished stock levels;
Demostrate ability to control and optimised people, mill, machinery and equipment - also maintain the mill, machinery and equipment;
Demostrate ability to ensure safety, heath, hygiene and pest management

Pioneer Foods Equity Statement

This position will be filled in line with the objectives of Pioneer Foods’ Employment Equity plans and designated candidates are encouraged to apply in accordance with applicable legislation.

How To Apply

See details

UCS Technology Opportunities

UCS Technology Internship Opportunities

The UCS TS Graduate Programme is a great way to start a career within any industry, whilst gaining the opportunity to complete training in various areas of the business (Helpdesk Support, Technical Support, Marketing and HR ).

We are looking for graduates who will thrive in our fast paced environment; be eager to understand the nature of our business and add value to it, Not just power thinkers, but dedicated individuals who will carry out these ideas to the end. People with confidence and the ability to stretch beyond specialist qualifications and who would like to become a part of the UCS Technology Services family.

The UCS TS Graduate Programme is one of the ways that UCS TS contributes to the development of South African talent in partnership with the MICT Seta. This is designed to equip graduates with work place experience for their related qualifications and grow their knowledge by receiving training related to UCS TS methodologies and systems.

We are looking for 6 Graduates for our 2017 Programme to be based in Cape Town.

We are looking for shining stars with the following:

A relevant 3 year tertiary qualification OR
Have completed final year theory towards 3 year tertiary qualification/degree (and still requires workplace experience component to qualify);
Alternatively have any of the following:
A minimum national certificate at NQF level 5
Minimum academic average of 60% for final year of study
Proof of leadership qualities in their lives: either through volunteer work or through leadership roles in their school or community.
Positive attitude with high energy levels
Good ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
Self-motivated with strong self-management
Team player with strong initiative
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Preference will be given to candidates with disabilities and individuals from previously disadvantaged backgrounds .

The programme will be full time, applicants must be available from 4 January 2017 until 31 December 2017 , which is when the programme will conclude.

Applicants must send their CV, TRANSCRIPT/RESULTS and CERTIFICATES to

SANParks Opportunities

SANParks Internship Opportunities

The West Coast National Park, a national park of the South African National Parks (SANParks) in the Western Cape, is inviting applications for its 12 months long 2016 Information Technology (IT) Internship Programme from suitably qualified, unemployed South Africans with a relevant tertiary qualification in Information Technology.

Application Requirements

In order to be considered, candidates must meet the following requirements:

Have a tertiary qualification in Information Technology;
Be an unemployed South African citizen; and
Must have never been employed or participated in any internship programme.

Directions To Apply

To apply for this IT internship at West Coast National Park, candidates should send an application letter and a detailed typed CV together with certified copies ID and qualifications. You can send your application, indicated that you are applying for the Information Technology Internship Programme at West Coast National Park, by email, fax or post:

Email: (mention this in the subject line IT Internship: West Coast National Park); or

Fax: 086 295 4078 ; or


Human Resources Division
Groenkloof National Park
PO Box 787
Closing date: 25 May 2016

Eskom Bursaries 2016 - 2017

Eskom Bursaries for 2016

Eskom bursaries are offered as part of the companies support for education and development of careers in South Africa. Eskom is the sole generator and distributor of heavy current electricity in this country. The company is committed to various educational programs aimed at development of workforce.

Eskom Bursaries

Eskom bursary is offered under the following categories:

Full Eskom Bursaries

The types of student bursaries are made available on basis of business operational needs which change from time to time. They are awarded to students on basis of the following criteria:

Citizens of SA
Academically well performing students
Students willing to join Eskom operations upon competition
Merit Bursaries

These student bursaries are offered by Eskom on basis of the following:

Financial deserving students
Academic well performing students
Disabled students
Eskom initiatives students
Lineine management students
No compulsory service upon completion
Eskom Scholarships

Eskom scholarships are allocated exclusively for employees of Eskom and their children. The awarding is on the following basis:

Academically performing students
More than 5 years of serving
General Eskom Bursary Requirements

Here are the requirement of Eskom bursaries that applicants must meet in order to be considered:

Students must be South African and a valid ID number
Must have National Senior Certificate or equivalent
Must produce proof of acceptance at a higher learning institution of SA
Student must take a full time programme
Be willing to undergo medical examination
Eskom Bursaries Value

Eskom bursaries cover the following cost:

Tuition fees
Holidays allowance
Computer allowance
Eskom Bursaries Application Forms

There are three ways you can apply for Eskom bursary. You can apply online by visiting Eskom website. The second option is to deliver the application to:


Maxwell Drive


Or you can send your bursary application

Student Development Department
PO BOX 1091

Air Liquide Learnerships

Air Liquide Learnerships

Air Liquide is offering a one year fixed term Internship Program to S4 students requiring their P2 to graduate. If your passion is in operations / process / production then your career development starts with us. After completion of the Program, successful candidates will be given an opportunity to work for Air Liquide permanently based on their performance.

Learnerships Application Requirements

• National Diploma (S4) Chemical
• Looking for students needing to do P2
• License

Behaviour Skills Required

Information Processing
Teamwork orientation as well as independent
Analysis and Problem Solving techniques.
Committed and good time management skills
Strong Networking Ability.
Good communication skills
Logical thinking
Sticking to time schedules
Critical analysis
Good listening skills and respect of rules
Decision making and solution focused
Attention to detail
Sense of self discipline, integrity and transparency
Conflict management
Job Specification...


Plant availability and reliability - keeping downtime to a minimum.
Responsible to issue permit to work for all plant related maintenance.
SHE and Quality conformance.
Facility housekeeping.
Apply OSH Act in day to day operations.
Apply and adhere to the company Code of Conduct.
Conform to quality and quantity requirements as per contract.
Perform any other reasonable task that may be required or requested in order to achieve the objectives and purpose of the position.
Professional and detailed shift handover.
Capturing of plant related information.
Maintain plant records for maintenance logs and machine data.
Plant inspections and log readings.
Be able to identify and report defects.

How To Apply?

Apply online

FidFund Bursaries

FidFund Bursaries

The minimum requirement for qualification for such a bursary is a BA (Law), B Comm (Law), B Iuris or B Proc degree or a similar qualification or proof of successful completion of the first two years of the revised 4-year LLB curriculum.
If you are currently in your 1st semester of your second year, we can assist with a bursary for your 3rd and 4th year of study.


If you are currently in your 1st semester of your third year, we can assist with a bursary for your final year of study.
Preference will be given to applicants in serious financial need, although outstanding academic merit will be taken into consideration.
A bursary shall only be applied towards the tuition fees of a recipient.
The Fund’s Board of Control will in each case determine the amount of the bursary.
A bursary can be awarded for a maximum period of two years at a South African University.

How Do I Apply?

Simply send Shawn Africa a letter via post, fax or e-mail to request a prescribed application form:
Mr Shawn Africa

Bursary Co-ordinator Attorneys Fidelity Fund 5th Floor Waalburg Building, 28 Wale Street, Cape Town, 8001 P O Box 3062, Cape Town, 8000 Docex 154, Cape Town Tel: 021 424 4608 Fax: 086 434 7299 E-mail:

Alternatively you can download the prescribed application form here now! The closing date for applications, are to reach our offices by no later than 15 August 2016. You may post or hand deliver your application form. We do not accept faxed or e-mailed applications

Eskom Opportunities X65

Eskom Opportunities

Eskom has x65 Apprenticeship openings. Successful Applicants will be required to sign a 4 years Internship Contract and will be paid a stipend according to Company Policies and Procedures.

Minimum Requirements

Turbo Gen Services

• Completed N2 with Trade Theory or Technical Matric – Fitters x30, Riggers x18, Fitter & Turner x2

Constructions Services

• Completed N2 with Trade Theory or Technical Matric – Electrical x8
• Completed N2 with Trade Theory or Technical Matric – Plumbing x1

Bulk Material Services

• Completed N2 with Trade Theory or Technical Matric – Mechanical Fitters x8

Transformer and Switchgear Services

• Completed N2 with Trade Theory or Technical Matric – Riggers x4, Mechanical x2
• Completed N2 with Trade Theory or Technical Matric – Electrical x8


• None


• Computer Skills in MS Word, Excel
• Good leadership Skills
• Problem Solving/Conflict

Closing Date : 26/5/2016

How To Apply?

Apply online

Fundza Lushaka Bursaries

Fundza Lushaka Bursaries

The Department is targeting teachers who will be in need in the next 4-5 years, we are planning ahead to have skilled and qualified teachers who will replace teachers who are going on retirement or those who will resign.

The aim of the District Based recruitment is to recruit prospective applicants based on the Provincial need.

The Department is targeting the current grade 12’s and learners who are sitting at home not able to access tertiary education.

The requirement for this bursary scheme is a matric pass with a bachelor because teaching is only offered at Universities.

The Funza Lushaka Bursary covers:

Tuition fee
Accommodation and meals
Books and
Living allowance
The Limpopo Department of Education will roll out District recruitment campaign on for the Fundza Lushaka bursary scheme as follows:

District: Sekhukhune – Riba Cross

Venue: Nthame Primary School (Tubatse Circuit ga Mashamothana)
Date & Time: 12 May 2016 10h00

District: Sekhukhune

Venue: Mazwi a Nape (Tsimanyaba Circuit ga Mamphokgo)
Date & Time: 13 May 2016 10h00

District: Waterberg-Modimolle

Venue: Thabo Mbeki Community Hall Phalala
Date & Time: 16 May 2016 10h00

District: Waterberg- Mokgalakwena

Venue: Makobe Community Hall at Makobe Village
Date & Time: 17 May 2016 10h00

District: Mopani-Giyani

Venue: Former Giyani College of Education
Date & Time: 18 May 2016 10h00
District: Mopani- Tzaneen

Venue: Bamkuna High School (Nkowankowa)
Date & Time: 19 May 2016 10h00
District: Vhembe-Tshipise – Sagole District, Soutpansberg Cluster & Hlanganani Cluster

Venue: Soutpansberg Laerskool (Makhado)
Date & Time: 23 May 2016 10h00
District: Vhembe-Thohoyandou

Venue: Makhado EMPC
Date & Time: 24 May 2016 10h00

District: Capricorn- Polokwane

Venue: Aganang Hall- Ceres Village (Moletjie)
Date & Time: 25 May 2016 10h00

District: Capricorn

Venue: Waterberg FET-Lebowakgomo
Date & Time: 26 May 2016 10h00

Accenture Graduates Programme

Accenture Graduates Programme

At Accenture, you can develop expertise in virtually any industry, because we serve most of them.

We really do change the way the world works and lives.

We devise business strategy with our clients in the public and private sector, develop and recommend technologies, and help them make the most of digital.

What does a career at Accenture mean for a graduate?

Meaningful, innovative work, and you become part of the team from day one.
On going training and development to help you build on your strengths and knowledge through classroom-based courses, online resources and exposure to the latest local and international thinking.
A clear career path with your own personal career counsellor to ensure you feel supported every step of the way and to help you to achieve your goals.
Working with some of the world’s most recognisable clients. Accenture serves 91 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500
Global opportunities, and a network of people in the 120 countries in which we operate.
Who we are looking for

We are looking for graduates who have good business acumen, are strong communicators, conceptual thinkers, problem solvers and analytical thinkers.

You will need to:

Have obtained or be in your final year studying towards a Bachelor degree.
Have or be predicted to receive a 65% average at the end of your studies.
Have less than two years’ work experience post your undergraduate studies.
Be a South African citizen.
Preference will be given in some specialised areas such as Commerce, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Design.
However, as a diverse and innovative business, we will consider other fields of study. If you can prove that you have what we are looking for, we will provide you with the opportunity to represent yourself.
What you need when applying

A one page CV/resume
Full academic record (from first year to your last year of study)
Matric certificate/high school diploma
Certified copy of South African identification document

How To Apply?

Provide your email address here.

Computerscan Learnerships

This one year SETA funded learnership is for unemployed learners whom want to have a career within the education, training and development fields and perform the roles of training coordinators, entry-level trainers, junior training officers and training administrators.

Key Requirements

Grade 12 Certificate with Mathematics, English and another South African Language
Computer literate – able to use MS Excel, Word, PPT and E-Mail/Internet
2 years’ prior work experience beneficial
Strong interest in education, training and development and/or human resources development
Key Competencies

Administration skills beneficial
Good communication skills (written and spoken)
Ability to work under pressure
Good attention to detail
Key Performance Areas

Learners to be rotated between these positions:

Learner support officer – provision of ongoing learner support to our learners i.e. assistance with their assignments and studies, act as liaison between learners and facilitators and assessors.
Training coordinator – coordination and scheduling of training sessions including confirming facilitators and venues if and where required.
Assessment coordinator – tracking and monitoring incoming learner assessments and coordination of assessment and moderation activities
Administration assistant – performing all administrative tasks relating to the provision of training i.e. capturing of learner details, filing, certification, printing and distribution of training materials etc.
Position available immediately

AECOM Bursaries 2017 - 2018

AECOM Bursaries 2017 - 2018

AECOM Bursary Value

A fixed amount, reviewed annually, will be provided for the cost of tuition and books. Practical training, as required by the university, will be provided where possible during winter and/or summer vacations.

AECOM Bursary Period

The tenure of the bursary is subject to good academic progress. Should a bursary holder’s academic results fall below an average of 60%, the continuance of the bursary may be reviewed.

AECOM Bursaries Application

Please complete your application electronically by clicking on this link (add link) before 15 July 2016 and the bursary application form will be sent to you to continue with the application process.

The selection process will take place in various centers (determined by where the short-listed candidates reside) during September, with the final decision regarding bursary allocations being made in November.

A bursary will be required to work at AECOM post their qualification, as the bursary will be written off at a rate of one year of full-time employment to the company for every year the bursary was paid for by the company.

Personal attributes, qualities or competencies needed:

Highly motivated individual.

Passion and commitment to pursue a career in the built environment.

Minimum Requirements

No work experience is required.

Preferred average of 60% marks.

Preferred Qualifications

Grade 12 latest results.

Latest University academic results if currently studying

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How To Apply?

Visit AECOM website to see bursary details

Eskom Graduates Training Opportunities

Eskom Graduates Training Opportunities

Graduates in Training Vacancy type: External/Internal

Task Grade : TR7

Area of Speacialization : Successful Applicants will be required to sign a 2 year Internship Contract and will be paid a stipend according to Company Policies and Procedures

Department : Various

Business Unit : Various

Location : Various

Reference Number : ERI 0010443

Closing Date : May 13, 2016

Minimum Application Requirements

Construction Services and Bulk Material Services
Safety Health Environment & Quality Department
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Safety Management X5

Logistics Services
Multi Axels and Ops and Brokerage Department
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Transport/Logistics Management X4

Logistics Services
Logistics Support Department
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Business Management X2
Logistics Services
Waste Department
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Environment Studies X1

Risk and Resilience
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Safety Management  X1
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Risk Management or Integrated Risk management  X1

Strategic Enablement
•  BCom Business Management  X2
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Marketing Management  X2

Finance and Governance
•  BCom Finance/Accounting X4
•  BCom Law/LLB X3

Supply Chain Management
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Logistics Management or Supply Chain Management X4

Turbo Gen Services (SHEQ and HCM)
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Safety Management X2
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Human Resources Management X1
•  3 years National Diploma/Degree Human Resources Development X1

Experience Required
•  None

Skills and Competencies

•  Computer Skills in MS Word, Excel
•  Good leadership Skills
•  Problem Solving/Conflict

•  Excellent Communication Skills
•  Able to work under pressure
•  Honest and Reliable
•  Adaptability to change
•  Own initiative/forward thinker

Key Responsibilities


How To Apply?

Apply online

FPE Bursaries 2016 - 2017

FPE Bursaries 2016 - 2017

Through the Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education (FPE) the Pharmaceutical Society promotes and administers the availability of bursaries for undergraduate study of pharmacy at recognised institutions in SA from the second year of study onwards.

Undergrad application form for 2017 will be available in July 2016

Postgraduate bursaries

In addition the Foundation also makes bursaries available for postgraduate study in pharmacy related subjects.
An application form can be downloaded in October each year or contact your Pharmacy School for a copy.

Postgraduate application form for 2017 will be available in October 2016

Who Can Apply?

• Only pharmacy students from the second year of study – no first year applications will be considered (Grade 12’s also excluded)
• Only South African citizens FOR HOW LONG?
• Only one academic year at a time
• Recipients of bursaries must submit a new application each year for renewal of bursaries
All relevant criteria are taken into consideration during the allocations, including:
• Financial circumstances of the applicant (most weighted criteria) – applicants whose
family income exceeds R130 000 per annum before tax are seldom eligible for financial
• Academic achievement – all subjects must be passed – minimum 60% average
• Dependants of the supporter still studying – tertiary institutions, scholars
• Other financial assistance – bursaries, loans etc.
• Special circumstances
• Sponsor specific criteria

How To Apply?

Apply online

Enter your email for bursary forms:

Mtema Mashao Bursary

Mtema Mashao Bursary

The purpose of this study policy is to assist potential future employees of the Company to improve their education and skills in order to maximize efficiency and productivity of the Company.

Applications for the following academic year shall be submitted not later than 30 October of the current year.

Mtema Mashao Bursary Requirements

All South Africans between the ages of 18 and 26 years of age.
Preference would be given to those from poor family backgrounds but who meets the minimum admission requirements of the tertiary institution(s) of his / her choice.
Applicants must have achieved excellent academic results (aggregate symbol C).
The Company shall have the discretion to decide on who should be granted the financial assistance.

In exercising the discretion, the company shall be guided by its business needs and financial position.

How to Apply for Mtema Mashao Bursary

Bursary Enquiries

For more information visit the Mtema Mashao website

Bursary Inclusion:
The company shall pay for the following:
Full tuition
Prescribed books
Meals (provided by the institution or service provider appointed
by the institution; money shall be paid directly to the institution
and not to the bursary holder)

Samro Bursaries

Samro Bursaries 2017 - 2018

Music Bursaries for students at South African Universities

The SAMRO Foundation invites applications for bursaries for music studies. The SAMRO bursaries requirements are:

full-time students,
registered at a South African University, in their
2nd, 3rd and 4th years, or honours, masters or doctoral degrees, who are
Citizens of South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho or Swaziland, who are
studying for a degree or diploma majoring in music.

Regrettably the SAMRO Foundation is not presently in a position to award bursaries to:

students from private higher education institutions;
university students in their 1st year of study;
students in foundation or bridging programmes.
Each bursary is worth R10 000.

The closing date for submission of online applications: 31 March 2016

The Samro Bursary Application Forms

Before applicants start to fill in the form they should source following digital documents that will need to be uploaded before submitting the application:

Copy of ID Document
Proof of 2016 registration
2015 Examination results or most recent academic record (university transcript)
2 Letters of reference (not older than 3 months)
For Masters and Doctoral applicants - a 5 to 8 page synopsis of your thesis or dissertation.
We request that all communications including reference letters be provided in English

Please only submit what has been requested. Additional material will be discarded.

Disqualification criteria: Applications will not be considered if

any section of the form is incomplete
supporting documents are missing
more than one proposal is submitted per student
the application is submitted after the deadline of 31 March 2016
Terms and conditions:

The decisions of the independent adjudication panel will be final, subject only to confirmation by SAMRO Foundation’s Board
Awarded bursaries will be communicated to the relevant Heads of Department and paid directly to the relevant universities for the relevant year.
Bursaries are restricted to the degrees/diplomas stated in the applications and may not be transferred to other degrees/diplomas
Bursary awards are for payment of tuition fees only
Bursaries may only be used in the academic year in which they are awarded
For further information, please email or

Download the Reference Letter Guidelines below

Sappi Bursaries Available

Sappi Bursaries 2017 - 2018

Sappi bursaries scheme is intended to cater for talented, high flyers and innovative young South African citizens; it is a talent-based approached where applicants who meet the minimum criteria may be invited to a selection interview. Sappi awards a number of bursaries each year based on our annual skills audit and business needs.

Sappi Bursaries Available

  • BSc Electrical Engineering
  • BSc Chemical Engineering
  • BSc Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Forestry

Applications for Bursaries open from August to September every year.

Candidate Requirements:
South African citizens studying or intending to study full time at any South African accredited universities.
Bursaries are for school leavers and current university students aged between 18 and 25 years.
An average of 70-80% in Mathematics (Not Maths Literacy); 70-80% in Physical Science and 65% in English
Must have qualifying points for entrance at the university or acceptance confirmation
Current university results would be considered for undergraduates students.

How to Apply:
Interested persons, who meet the above requirements, are invited to:

eMail their CV, motivational letter and results to:
Post your applications to:
The ETQA Manager, Human Resources, Sappi Southern Africa Ltd, PO Box 31560, Braamfontein, 2001
Hand in their applications at their local HR Department.

Bursary Equiries:

For more information visit Sappi

Conditions of Bursary:
Service binding contract after graduation for a period equal to the tenure of the bursary

Bursary Inclusion:
University tuition fees
Registration fees
Exam fees
Book and pocket money

Oasis Bursaries Opportunities

Oasis Bursaries Opportunities

Oasis Group Holdings (Pty) Limited are an innovative investment management firm, providing wealth management solutions to their clients and specialising in fund administration and investment management.

Oasis bursaries are offered to bright young students whose career path falls within their line of business.

Oasis Bursaries Available

Oasis bursaries will be awarded to students within the following fields of study:

Accounting/ Finance
Financial Advisory
Human Resources
Information Technology
Investment Research
Legal/ Compliance

Bursary Eligibility

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

South African citizen,
Studying or intending on studying in one of the aforementioned fields of study.

How To Apply?

The latest application form can be downloaded from: under the “Careers” and “Bursary” tab.

The following documents must accompany the complete application form:

ID document (certified copy),
Colour photo (passport size) to be attached to the top right corner of the first page,
Full academic portfolio (from Grade 10 to present) (certified copy),
Matric results certificate, if completed Grade 12 (certified copy),
Acceptance letter to study at a recognised tertiary institution,
Tax invoice of tertiary fees (from the tertiary institution),
Medical certificate (for applicants that have any chronic illnesses or disabilities) (certified copy),
Proof of household income and dependants (certified copy),
Budget/ breakdown of monthly income & expenses,
2 x testimonials (one from your school principal and one from a community leader),
Motivational letter explaining your working experience, leadership roles and why you should be awarded the bursary (to be written by the applicant – full page, typed and signed),
Optional: a recommendation letter by your parent/ guardian.

Complete application forms and supporting documents must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Post:
The Bursary Officer
Oasis Crescent Fund Trust
P.O. Box 1217
Cape Town
2) Hand-delivered:
The Bursary Officer
Oasis Crescent Fund Trust
Oasis House
96 Upper Roodebloem Road
University Estate
Cape Town

Oasis Crescent Fund Trust
4th Floor, West Office Tower
Nelson Mandela Square

Oasis Crescent Fund Trust
Shop 49, The Ridge@Shallcross
90 Shallcross Road

3) Fax: 021 413 7909
4) Email:

Application Dates

14 August annually.

Bursary Contact Address

For any bursary queries, please contact:
Tel: 021 413 7860 (Cape Town)
Tel: 011 263 7860 (Johannesburg)
Tel: 031 409 0786 (Durban)

PriceWaterCoopers Bursaries

PriceWaterCoopers Bursaries

The PriceWaterCoopers (PwC) offices in Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa is inviting applications for its 2017 Bursaries for Chartered Accountancy studies at SAICA-accredited  South African university.

By the end of the bursary and on completion of studies, candidates will be required to enter into a paid learner training contract in order qualify as a CA. The bursary opportunity is open to students currently studying a relevant accountancy degree OR matric learners planning to study towards an CA(SA) degree in 2017.

Bursary Application Requirements

You have to meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this bursary opportunity

You have to be studying OR intending to study towards a Chartered Accountancy (CA(SA)) qualification at a SAICA-recognised university;
Must be obtaining more than 60% for all Grade 12/Matric subjects;
IF you are still in Grade 12/ Matric, you must be writing for matric exemption and university acceptance, with pure Mathematics and English; and
IF you are already at university, you must obtain consistent passes in all subjects.

How to apply?


Cliffe Dekker Bursaries Opportunities

Cliffe Dekker Bursaries Opportunities

It is important to note that the on-line application process requires of you to complete four separate sections: 1) personal details; 2) academic details; 3) attachments and 4) a declaration.

It is important that you complete all these sections and that you attach all relevant documents.

We are not in a position to consider incomplete applications.

Please ensure that you have enough time to complete this on-line form and that you have all the information and attachments/annexures at hand before you start the process.

The annexures are as follows (Word, PDF or Rich Text format at 3.5 MB max each):

a letter in your own words that best describes you and why you believe your future lies with us
your curriculum vitae
copies of identification document or driver's licence
your Grade 12 (matric) results
a full academic University transcript
Please let us know should you have any problems with the on-line application.

Bursary Application Dates

It is advisable to apply sooner rather than later and not to wait for the closing date.

The relevant dates are as follows:

Applications for our Winter Vacation Programme (July 2016) close on 1 March 2016.
Applications for our Summer Vacation Programme (January 2017) close on 1 August 2016.
Articles of clerkship:

Applications for Candidate Attorney positions for 2016 and 2017 with Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr in Johannesburg and Cape Town have closed.
Applications for Candidate Attorney positions for 2018 (commencing January 2018) in Johannesburg and Cape Town close on 1 May 2016.

How To Apply?

Please apply online.

Trudon Bursaries

Trudon Bursary 2016 - 2017

Trudon Bursaries Application Requirements

Be a South African citizen or permanent resident
Able to provide proof of his/her current academic results and be in possession of a grade 12 exemption certificate with Maths
Be accepted by the chosen university for the specific course
Be a second or third year student studying full time at a recognised South African university (that is acceptable to Trudon) towards an undergraduate degree in:
Informatics or IT Management

Computer Science and Informatics or Information Technology / Mathematical Science

Multimedia Design

Digital Media Studies

Multimedia Design and Digital Media Studies are awarded to students studying towards a Bachelor of Information Science (Publishing and Multimedia) and or Graphic Design qualification.
These degrees represent fields of relevance to the company. The main criteria for the selection of applications are financial need and academic potential.
Trudon does not award bursaries towards post-graduate studies.

Academic Requirements

Second or third year tertiary students: Majors and overall average minimum 60%.
What does the bursary cover?

Registration and Tuition fees
Book Allowance
Residence fees (where applicable)
How will my progress be monitored?

Bursaries are reviewed after each examination based on the student’s academic performance and renewed annually.
All bursaries are granted on merit but preference is given to black (Africans, Coloureds and Indian) applicants.

What happens after graduation?

After graduation, the student may be required to work 12 to 18 months for Trudon
Should the bursary recipient not accept the contract of employment, repayment will become due of all monies owed to the Company
In-Service training periods are excluded from this period. The obligation period for tertiary students will only commence after successful completion of the graduation programme.

How To Apply?

Apply online

GWK Bursaries

GWK Bursaries 2016 - 2017

GWK is a company that is uniquely positioned with a complete range of products and services, offered by a diverse group of businesses that focus on comprehensive solutions for modern agribusiness.

GWK Bursary Information

The Ben Scholtz Bursary Fund offers deserving students the opportunity to obtain a qualification in one of the career options within GWK, or in scarce skills. These skills include agricultural economists, agriculturists, Safex traders, grain procurers, buyers and programmers.

GWK Bursary Value

The bursary fund may be used for registration, class and book fees up to the value of the bursary amount approved.

Candidates, who obtain a qualification, will be considered for vacancies within the GWK Group. If there are no vacancies available, the bursary will be converted to a loan, which must be repaid.

How To Apply

Apply online via GWK website.