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The Sugar Industry Trust Fund for Education (SITFE)was launched in 1965 as a private sector initiative. In its 48-year history, SITFE has provided bursaries to over 9 700 students, financed school building projects, given assistance to tertiary institutions and has worked closely with specialist educational organisations to improve overall education standards.
Who Can Apply?
• Applicants from the sugarcane growing provinces of
KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga
• Applicants must be registered or have applied in the following
disciplines at a University of Technology: Science, Engineering,
or Agriculture, in Kwa-Zulu Natal or Mpumalanga
• Field of study must be industry related
• Applicants must be South African citizens
• Preference will be given to students from rural communities and who consider pursuing a career in rural regions
Special Note
• A maximum of six awards are granted annually
• Two awards may be based purely on merit. The balance of four awards are based on both merit and need.
• P…


Kpmg bursaries are still open to receive applications for study year 2014. 

Just visit KPMG bursaries here

Please be advised that we have also launched a new website that has:

Internships and

Career Gateway Website

Remember to also check our facebook page that posts all career opportunities almost hourly. Find the page called Career Gateway Facebook Page


Bursary application forms may only be ordered if the applicant is not able to apply online. Details of where to apply for forms will be avialable from 1 April on this forum. Forms may only be ordered from 1 April to 31 August.

Only applications from South African citizens studying at public educational institutions will be considered. Bursary Requirements/ Criteria
The main criteria used in the selection of successful applicants are financial need, academic potential and career-oriented study programmes.Preference is also given to applicants from rural areas and to female applicants.Studietrust school bursaries (Grade 9 to 12 only) are aimed at learners who maintain an average of at least 70% in all their subjects. Preference will be given to learners with Mathematics* and Science as subjects. (*Pre-2008: Mathematics Higher Grade; post-2008: Mathematics, not Mathematical Literacy.)Full-time students at Further Education and Training (FET) Colleges and Agricultural Colleges are eligibl…


The CSIR bursary programme provides financial support to tertiary students with a view to permanent employment at the CSIR. The programme supports both undergraduate and postgraduate students. Mentorship opportunities as well as vacation work are also offered by the CSIR.

WHO CAN APPLY?Full-time BSc or BSc Honours students, not currently permanently employed at the CSIR or any other organisation, are eligible to apply for a bursary. To be considered, the minimum requirement is a 65% average at the current level of study. South African citizens are the CSIR’s first priority but international students are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Metropolitan bursaries are granted annually to ensure that highly self-motivated achievers are given the opportunity to realize their career ambitions in life insurance.

We've done the math, so take a look at what our bursaries have to offer in return for your skill, enthusiasm and commitment:

Metropolital Bursaries Allocation
Bursaries cover the following: RegistrationFull tuition and residential feesTextbooks and incidental expensesIncentive bonuses for exceptional achievementsAnnual travel allowance for flights back home (where applicable) We also provide vacation work from 2nd year and a basic living allowance
As well as excellent networking opportunities, your chance to meet other actuaries in the business
The opportunity to enroll at either the University of Cape Town or the University of Stellenbosch.

Upon the successful completion of your Metropolitan Bursary Programme:

You will be assigned an experienced Actuary as your Mentor
Guaranteed employment within one of the larges…


BHP Billiton Bursary
At BHP Billiton we always seek to attract talent to our existing high-performing teams. Part of the commitment to our search for excellence is providing educational support to talented students in the form of tertiary bursaries. If you are successful in your application, you will enter a world of new opportunity as a BHP Billiton bursar. You will be allocated to one of the Company’s Customer Sector Groups operating in your country and will begin your journey to a bright future in the world’s largest diversified resources company, BHP Billiton.

BHP Billiton Bursary Scheme application notes and instructions
• Please note that incomplete application forms will not be considered.
• Ensure that you read every section and that the information you provide is complete and accurate.
• Where applicable, mark your choice with a cross in the appropriate block.
• Only original application forms will be accepted – please do not fax your application form.
• Please suppl…


To be eligible for the 2014 awards, the student must be registered at a South African university 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.

PPS membership is open to graduate professionals who hold at least a four-year degree or the equivalent thereof in a profession that is elligible for PPS membership, such as an Honours, Masters, M.Tech or D.Tech degree, and who are practising in the field of their study. Membership is at the discretion of the PPS Board.

The following professions are accepted by PPS:

Engineers (Electrical & Mechanical with four year degree)
Farmer (with four year degree in agriculture)
Nurses (with four year B.Cur degree)


Auditor General of South Africa Bursaries In order to qualify for AGSA bursaries students must meet the following criteria
Must be studying or intending to study towards a qualification as a Chartered Accountant (i.e. BCom Accounting CA stream, Bachelor of Accounting CA stream and BCompt) at a University accredited by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).Bursary holders are required to serve articles / enter into a training contract with the organisation on completion of their studies as per the bursary contract.Bursaries are awarded to South African citizens only.
All candidates must be:
Proficient in English with strong communication skillsHave good interpersonal skillsHave a drive, determination and commitment to succeedHave strong leadership potential
AGSA Bursaries Requirement for Matric
  Must obtain matric exemption and university acceptance  Must obtain at least 60% for English  Must obtain at least 60% for Mathematics (not Maths literacy)
AGSA Bursaries …

FNB Bursaries for 2015

The aim of Fnb bursaries is to give tertiary education access to financially disadvantaged, yet academically strong students. FNB has partnered with established bursary service providers to administer the bursary programme. The selected bursary service providers not only offer access to finance, but also support services to funded students. Candidates must contact the bursary service providers for more information on their application process. Fnb Bursaries Programme
The Fnb bursaries Fund has partnered with reputable bursary service providers to offer access to education, as well as providing extensive mentorship and support to the students.The bursary programme focuses on the provision of funds for students studying commerce and science degrees.

There is no work-back or pay-back condition on the bursaries; these funds are a pure investment by FNB towards developing future leaders.

Note: Students need to contact the bursary service providers directly for more information on how to …


Exxaro offers bursaries only to candidates currently in GR 12 (or to recently matriculated candidates) who will commence with first year studies in the next academic year.

The selection process occurs annually with the support of the Exxaro Community Development Practitioners at all Exxaro Business Units. Bursaries Fields of Study
Exxaro bursaries are offered to students who intend pursuing tertiary education towards the following qualifications: B Eng/BSc Degrees
    Civil Engineering    Electrical Engineering (heavy current)    Chemical Engineering    Mechanical Engineering    Industrial Engineering    Metallurgical Engineering    Mining Engineering    Geology Diploma / B Tech at University of Johannesburg in     Mining    Mining Surveying
Exxaro Bursary Value
    The comprehensive bursary will cover tuition & book fees, and allowances for residence & meals.
    Practical work for bursary holders as prescribed by the institution of study.
    Professional-in Training programme…


IDC Bursary Information
The Industrial Development Corporation awards bursaries to students who want to pursue tertiary education but do not have enough money to pay for their studies.
IDC bursaries are awarded to students who meet the following criteria: South African citizens with a valid ID number residing in the Republic of South Africa and who qualify for admission to a University or University of Technology and FET college, and are not studying with the aid of an employer or bursary.Applicants must have grade 12 Maths and Science with a minimum of a B aggregate symbol.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 ful…


Nedbank Bursary Information

Through the Nedbank Bursary Fund, bursaries are made available to help academically able students to meet the costs associated with studying at higher education institutions.

Before you apply for a Nedbank Bursary, please ensure that you meet the criteria below:

Who Must Apply

Learners currently in Grade 12
Learners that completed Grade 12
Students registering for first-year
Students already registered with a recognised university (ie. currently in 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th year or post-graduate study)

Bursary Matric Results

Aggregate of 65%
To meet university entrance criteria for degree studies


Undergraduate degree with registered universities of the Council of Higher


Universities of Technologies for IT and property-related qualifications only


Undergraduate degree with registered universities of the Council of Higher Education
Universities of Technologies for IT and property-related qualifications only

BSC Mathemati…