Macadamias South Africa NPC (better known as SAMAC) is inviting students to apply for bursaries. The bursaries are open to students who intend to pursue or are pursuing their studies in the field of Agriculture.
SAMAC’s bursary scheme aims to help previously disadvantaged people who are academically deserving. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The South African Avocado Growers’ Association (SAAGA) makes bursaries available to individuals from historically disadvantaged groups for studies to towards a BSc (Agric) or equivalent degrees majoring in Horticultural Science or Agricultural Economics / Agribusiness.
Aim of bursary is to ensure that appropriately trained graduates of colour enter the South African avocado industry to enable continued growth of the sector.
The Potato Industry Development Trust, through Potatoes South Africa, provides bursaries to diploma, undergraduate and post graduate students studying agriculture at a tertiary institution in South Africa.
Applications from students who have an interest in pursuing a research in a potato related field will receive priority.
The primary goals for providing these bursaries are as follows:
The Santam bursary is for students who will be in their second, third or final year of undergraduate studies. It is also for students who will be doing an Honours degree next year in the study programmes listed below.
Postgraduate Diploma, Bachelor’s degree, Honours degree in
• Insurance / Risk Management / Law
• Mathematics / Statistics
• Finance / Accounting / Economics
• Chemical / Civil Engineering
• Computer Science / Information Technology
The Citrus Academy is a non-profit company that was established by the Citrus Growers' Association of Southern Africa to enable human resource development in the Southern African citrus industry.
The Academy is tasked with addressing specific challenges faced by the industry, being low production skills levels, employment equity, scarce and critical skills, black economic empowerment, and the quality of skills delivery.