Bigen Africa Services (Pty) Ltd Bursary Scheme 2021

Applications Open
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Bursary Details

Bigen offers bursaries to students studying Civil and Electrical Engineering degrees.

Bursaries are offered from first to final year deserving young people.

Bursary students are Bigenites from the day they become Bigen Bursars.

The benefits of becoming a Bigen Bursar are:

  • Regularly receiving communication
  • Invitations to various functions
  • Inclusion in the Bigen Young Professionals Forum;
  • and Paid vacation work
  • Employment on successful completion of degree
  • Bigen offers bursaries to students studying towards degrees correlating to our service delivery at any of the acknowledged South African universities offering these qualifications

Candidate Requirements

Grade 12 learners, Maths and Science,



Conditions of Bursary

Rules for completing the bursary application:

  • Application forms that are incomplete will be disqualified
  • Invalid or incorrect contact details automatically disqualify the applicant

Bursary Inclusion

Our bursary amount is a fixed amount, sufficient for covering the tuition fees, book fees and other necessary expenses. It does not cover residential fees. The successful Bursary Student will be exposed to the practical applications of his/her studies by four weeks paid vacation work per year.

How to Apply

In order to complete the busary application form you will need to following:

  • Personal information
  • Educational qualification
  • Documentation for upload [Copy of Identity Document, Secondary School Results, Tertiary education results (if applicable), CV]

Applications available from: CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Field of Study: Engineering


NSFAS Articles

Once you have submitted your NSFAS application, you may have tracked your application status via your myNSFAS portal. Well, if you received a ‘Funding Eligibility’ status, here is what it means.

Students who have submitted their NSFAS bursary applications are reminded to check their application status regularly. Their application status may show ‘Application Submitted’, here is what it means.

Are you tracking your NSFAS application and notice that your application status says that it is on the ‘Filtering’ stage? Well, here is what it means.

When submitting your NSFAS application, you are required to attach certain documents to it in order for your application to be processed. Here is how you can submit your documents.

As soon as students submit their applications, they are able to view their application status. They may see that they are on the ‘Validation’ step, here is what it means.