Astron Energy Bursary South Africa 2021 – 2022
ABOUT THE COMPANY – ASTRON ENERGY
Astron Energy, one of the top two suppliers of Petroleum Products in South Africa, with a network of around 850 Caltex branded service stations in the country. The company owns and operates one of the biggest crude oil refineries in Cape Town, where petrol, diesel, jet fuel, LPG, bitumen gas and other speciality products are produced daily, with a capacity of 100,000 barrels a day. In Durban, Astron Energy has a Lubricants Manufacturing Plant is one of the top blending and base oil storage facilities.
The companies history dates back to 1911 when their first crude oil cargo was imported into the country, to help meet fuel needs.
Astron Energy is committed to reducing its carbon footprint, as well as ensuring the highest level of environmental and safety standards. The Cape Town refinery produces all of the water needed for the refining process, with their water recycling plant, and the Cape Town headquarters has received a Star Green Star rating from The Green Building Council of South Africa.
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
Astron Energy is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme for the 2021 academic year. The bursary programme is administered by CareerWise, who is responsible for accepting, scanning and shortlisting candidates. Students pursuing studies in the following fields are welcome to apply for the Astron Energy bursary:
- Analytical Chemistry
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Data Analytics
- Digital Marketing
- Electrical Engineering
- Electronic Engineering
- Environmental Health
- Facilities Management
- Graphic Design
- Human Resources Management
- Industrial Engineering
- Information Technology
- Logistics Management
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mechatronics Engineering
- Media Studies
- Occupational Health & Safety
- Operation Management
- Process Engineering
- Production Engineering
- Production Management
- Property Studies
- Supply Chain Management
Shortlisted students will be contacted and required to attend a panel interview assessment, thereafter final selection will be made by Astron Energy.
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):
- Must be a South African citizen
- Must have completed Matric
- Must be enrolled to study at a DHET registered tertiary institution within South Africa
- Must be enrolled to study within one of the fields listed above
- Must be studying towards your 1st undergraduate degree qualification or postgraduate qualification
- Must have a strong academic record
- Students with disabilities are encouraged to apply
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY
Applications must be submitted in either of the following ways:
1) Online at https://careerwise.co.za/bursaries/online-application/
You will be required to first Register an Account before you can Login and apply.
(Please use the promotional code “ASTRON21BURSARY” when registering your profile).
2) By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Please use the word “ASTRON21BURSARY” in the email subject line).
3) By fax: 086 609 7183
(Please use the reference “ASTRON21BURSARY” on the fax).
You will be required to submit copies of the following supporting documentation – if you are applying online: these documents must be uploaded to your online profile if you are applying via email/ fax: you must attach copies of the documents and not originals (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):
- ID document (certified copy)
- Proof of registration at a DHET registered tertiary institution in South Africa
- Full academic record (certified copy)
- Curriculum Vitae
14 April 2021.
(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 CareerWise directly:
Tel: 086 100 7787 / 011 258 4464