South African Table Grape Industry (SATI) Bursary South Africa 2024
South African Table Grape Industry (SATI) Bursary South Africa
ABOUT THE COMPANY – SATI
The South African Table Grape Industry (SATI), founded in 2004, is the association for the table grape industry and the only representative of producers and producer-exporters. SATI aims to maintain South Africa’s position as the top choice for global retailers.
ABOUT THE SATI BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED | COVERAGE VALUE
The South African Table Grape Industry (SATI) is inviting students to apply for bursary funding, for the 2024 academic year.
Bursaries will be awarded for Undergraduate (certificate, diploma, degree) and Postgraduate studies, in fields relevant to the table grape industry and its value chain, which include (but are not limited to) the following fields:
- Agricultural Economics
- Agricultural Management (with the intention to specialise in viticulture)
- Chemistry/ Biochemistry
- Food Science
- Horticultural Science
- Plant Pathology
- Soil Science
- and other fields
Zabusaries.com is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all the details about the SATI Bursary.
MORE ABOUT THE SATI BURSARY PROGRAMME – EXPENSES COVERED, RENEWAL & SELECTION
The bursary will provide partial or full cover for the following expenses: tuition fees, study materials, accommodation, food and living expenses, as well as any other expenses which students can motivate. Bursary funding will be dependent on the available budget and SATI CEO approval.
Bursaries are awarded for 1 year at a time and students must reapply for funding each year, which will be granted based on satisfactory academic performance.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by mid-January 2024 – if you do not receive any feedback by this date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE SATI 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 a Black student
- You must be studying within a field of study relevant to the table grape industry (including but not limited to the fields listed above)
- You must be studying towards an Undergraduate or Postgraduate qualification
- You must be studying on a part-time or full-time basis
- You must have achieved a minimum overall average “D” symbol
- You must be studying at a registered tertiary academic institution in South Africa
- You must be interested in pursuing a career within the table grape industry (or supporting industries)
- Preference will be given to students entering their second or higher year of study
- Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged students, candidates in financial need and those already involved in the table grape industry and/ or form part of a table grape empowerment business/ initiative
- Preference will be given to land reform beneficiaries and their children
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE SATI BURSARY
Applications must be submitted online at; SATI Bursary Application 2024
Enter “Zabusaries.com” in the field asking how you heard about the SATI Bursary.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):
- ID document (certified copy)
- Proof of highest qualification/s (certified copy)
- Most recent academic results (certified copy)
- Proof of registration and/or acceptance at an accredited tertiary institution
- Parents or guardians proof of household income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed) (certified copy)
- Proof of your disability, if disabled (certified copy)
- Postgraduate candidates: research proposal and acceptance thereof by researchers
- A signed declaration of commitment from the career or study mentor
CLOSING DATE FOR THE SATI BURSARY
15 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 SATI directly:
Tel: 021 863 0366
Please do NOT contact Canon Collins if this scholarship has already closed. View our other bursaries open for application here
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