The JB Marks bursary provides financial support to individuals who do not have the means to fund their education. It is mainly targeted at funding individuals wishing to pursue a career in mining and related sectors. The bursary is largely aimed at funding South African citizens, but it also does help individuals from outside the region of South Africa.
The Board of Trustees chooses to fund programmes which it finds suitable.
The bursary programme usually funds 200 undergraduate students and 50 postgraduate students.
The Sasol Bursary Programme offers bursaries on the basis of a service-binding (work back obligation after graduation) contract.
Sasol Foundation Bursary Programme
The Sasol Foundation offers all-inclusive bursaries to talented individuals who are planning to study full-time towards an undergraduate or postgraduate Degree or Diploma to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and non-STEM careers. The bursary will be extended to students wishing to study towards health and social sciences professions, amongst others.
SAWISE - the Association of South African Women in Science and Engineering is offering a scholarship. The SAWISE scholarship is ONLY open to females ONLY pursuing their 4th year [e.g. BSc (Honours) or equivalent] of study at tertiary level.
The closing date for all applications is 15 November annually
The Upstream Training Trust is a non-profit organisation which aims to provide specialised human skills to contribute towards the search for oil and gas. The bursary awarded is to the maximum value of R65 000.
It is open to students studying in the following fields: