Safripol Bursary Scheme 2021

Closing Date:

Bursary Details

The Safripol is offering bursaries to current students at university (2nd year) studying Maths and Science related courses. The bursary will be awarded to the maximum value of R25 000 per year (per student).

The bursary is awarded to students studying in the following fields:
Engineering and Built Environment
BEng or BSc Engineering (Chemical)
BEng or BSc Engineering (Mechanical)
BEng or BSc Engineering (Electrical),

Applications close 30 September

Candidate Requirements

  • Eligible Candidates must be Current students at university (2nd year) Maths and Science
  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Studying full-time within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying at a recognised university in South Africa
  • Good academic results
  • Intend on pursuing a career within the Engineering sector


Bursary Enquiries 011-575-4549

Conditions of Bursary

Service binding contract after graduation for a period equal to the tenure of the bursary.

How to Apply

Applications available at Head: Public Relations P O Box 700, 9570 Sasolburg

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.