AfriSam Bursary South Africa
ABOUT THE COMPANY – AFRISAM
AfriSam Bursary South Africa | AfriSam South Africa Pty Ltd was founded in the year 1934 and is currently the second-biggest producer of cement in the country. They are a manufacturer and supplier of construction materials, such as cement; ready mix; plaster; aggregate and much more. The company operates in 6 countries across Southern Africa, including South Africa, Tanzania, Lesotho, Botswana and Swaziland.
AfriSam is known for its high-quality construction materials and has been contributing to African infrastructure development for over 80 years. The company have numerous production facilities, including aggregate quarries across the country; cement plants close to Kimberley and Lichtenburg; blending plants located in Brakpan and Swaziland; milling plant based in Roodepoort; GGBFS grinding plant located in Vanderbijlpark and ready mixed concrete plants in various locations.
The company’s core values are People; Planet and Performance, which shows their commitment to their customers; the community, and the environment. What’s more, they are a BBBEE (Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment) Level 6 contributor.
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
AfriSam Ulco Operation is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2024 academic year.
Bursaries will be awarded to talented and high-performing students, for studies within the field of Mechanical Engineering.
MORE ABOUT THE AFRISAM BURSARY PROGRAMME
The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: tuition fees, textbooks, accommodation and an allowance for additional expenses.
Zabusaries.com is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all the details about the Afrisam Bursary.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE AFRISAM BURSARY
Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):
- You must be a South African citizen
- You must be studying or intend on studying towards a Mechanical Engineering qualification
- You must be studying or intend on studying at a recognized and accredited University in South Africa
- You must have a strong academic record
- You must have achieved a minimum overall average of 65%
- You must have preferably passed Pure Mathematics and Physical Science
- Preference will be given to female students residing within the Dikgatlong Local Municipality (Northern Cape) and Historically Disadvantaged South Africans (HDSA)
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE AFRISAM BURSARY
Students who meet all of the criteria may apply by submitting clear copies of the following documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):
- ID document (certified copy)
- Most recent academic results (certified copy)
- Curriculum Vitae
Note: There is no application form to be completed for this bursary application – students need only submit the list of above documents to apply.
Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Insert the words “Bursar application” in the email subject line).
CLOSING DATE FOR THE AFRISAM BURSARY
8 September 2023.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER
For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the Afrisam Ulco Operation directly:
Or fill in the contact form: https://afrisam.jonti2.co.za/general/content/contact-us
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NSFAS: What is NSFAS?
NSFAS, or National Student Financial Aid Scheme, was established according to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme Act of 1999 and incorporated the Tertiary Education Fund of South Africa (TEFSA), which stopped operating in 2000.