Foskor Bursary South Africa 2024 – 2025
ABOUT THE COMPANY – FOSKOR
Foskor Bursary South Africa | Foskor was founded in 1951 by the Industrial Development Corporation. The company was founded with the aim of producing phosphates for the agricultural sector in South Africa. Today, Foskor is the country’s sole producer of phosphoric acid, phosphate ore and granular fertiliser.
Phosphate rock mining, phosphate-based fertiliser production and phosphoric acid production are the Group’s primary activities. Mining is done in Phalaborwa, Limpopo and processing takes place at the Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal facility.
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
Foskor is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2023/ 2024 academic year.
Bursaries will be awarded for bachelor’s Degree studies within the following fields:
- Accounting (BCom)
- Electrical Engineering
- Management Science (majoring in Business Analytics) (BCom)
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mining Engineering
- Quantity Surveying
MORE ABOUT THE FOSKOR BURSARY PROGRAMME – SELECTION
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by 21 April 2023 – if you do not receive any feedback by this date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
Zabusaries.com is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all details about the Foskor Bursary.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE FOSKOR 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 have completed Matric
- You must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for Mathematics and Science or Commercial subjects on a higher grade
- You must be studying full-time towards an undergraduate qualification, within one of the fields of study listed above
- You must be studying at a recognised and accredited University in South Africa
- You must NOT be receiving any other bursary funding
The bursary is open to talented and deserving students of any race and gender.
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE FOSKOR BURSARY
Students who meet the above eligibility requirements 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)
- Matric certificate (certified copy)
- Shortened Curriculum Vitae including your contact details (maximum 1 page)
- Proof of registration at a tertiary institution, indicating your field of study (on the institution’s letterhead)
Note: there is no application form to be completed for this bursary application – students need only submit the list of the above documents to apply.
Applications must be submitted via email to: email@example.com and marked for the attention of Ms K Modiba.
(Insert the following reference in the email subject line: “FOSB2023”).
CLOSING DATE FOR THE FOSKOR BURSARY
14 April 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 Foskor directly:
NSFAS National Student Financial Aid Schemes
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.