Samancor Bursary Scheme

Closing Date:

Bursary Details

Samancor Chrome invites suitable candidates to apply for Bursary Programme 2022.

Samancor Chrome is inviting students to apply for bursary funding, for the 2022 academic year, at its Western Chrome Mines and Eastern Chrome Mines.

Bursaries will be awarded to current and future students, for studies within the following fields:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy Engineering
  • Mining Survey
  • Mining Engineering

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by no later than 30 November 2021 – if you do not receive any feedback by this date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Candidate Requirements

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 have completed Matric OR you must be currently in Matric
  • You must be studying OR have been provisionally accepted to study within one of the fields listed above (1st, 2nd, 3rd or final year of study)
  • You must be studying OR have been provisionally accepted to study at a recognised University in South Africa
  • You must have a strong academic record


Bursary Enquiries


Bursary Inclusion

University tuition fees Registration fees Exam fees Book and pocket money,

How to Apply

  1. Applications must be done online at: Samancor Chrome Bursary Applications 2022

    Or candidates can apply here for a specific bursary opportunity:

    Samancor Chrome Bursary Application: Electrical Engineering

    (Reference number: SCRBURSARS)

    Samancor Chrome Bursary Application: Geology

    (Reference number: SCRGEOBURSAR)

    Samancor Chrome Bursary Application: Mechanical Engineering

    (Reference number: SCRBURSAR)

    Samancor Chrome Bursary Application: Metallurgy Engineering

    (Reference number: SCR/METBURSAR)

    Samancor Chrome Bursary Application: Mining Survey

    (Reference number: SCRMININGSURV)

    Samancor Chrome Bursary Application: Mining Engineering

    (Reference number: SCR/MINING.ENG)

    Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

  2. ID document (certified copy)
  3. Grade 10 results (certified copy)
  4. Grade 11 results (certified copy)
  5. Matric latest results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  6. Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  7. Full tertiary academic record, if at tertiary level (on institutions letterhead)
  8. Proof of provisional university acceptance, if applicable
  9. Curriculum Vitae (must include the following details: Personal information, School or University contact details, Extracurricular Activities at School or University within the last 4 years, Special Achievements at School and/or University within the last 4 years)
  10. Motivational letter explaining why chose your field of study and career path (maximum 100 words)
Field of Study: Geosciences

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