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A 29-year-old Chemistry Masters graduate and former bursary holder from the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) has taken it upon himself to become a torchbearer for young professionals who want to join the sector to help find lasting solutions to the country’s water challenges. Soft-spoken Kagiso Komane from... Read more
Bursaries for Built Environment students
The Department of Public Works and Infrastructure (DPWI) will in the 2023/24 financial year award bursaries – valued at R16 million – to youth who will study towards Built Environment qualifications. Through the department’s Young Professional Programme, 79 candidates will be recruited for the 2023/24 financial year. Public Works... Read more
Success as three Noupoort beneficiaries set to graduate
Three students from Noupoort, who are the direct recipients of a localised bursary programme, have successfully completed their studies and are due to graduate this year, a success that will be shared by their families and the greater community. “The bursary fund enabled me to focus on my studies... Read more
Local student reaps the benefits of hard work and dedication
Seven years of hard work, resilience and dedication have paid off for Somerset East’s ShakeilahWilliams is on track to complete her Degree in Medicine (MB, ChB) at Stellenbosch Universitythis year. This Cookhouse Wind Farm’s bursary programme recipient, who comes from this historica small town in the Eastern Cape plans... Read more
ITHUBA bursary programme empowers students with the gift of education
South African Lottery Operator, ITHUBA, has recently awarded over 40 bursaries for the 2023 academic year to students from around the country studying in the fields of Marketing, Information Technology, and Commerce. The ITHUBA Bursary Programme aims to bridge the social and economic divides in the education sector by... Read more
Bursary programme opens up possibilities for students
Together with the District Municipality and other stakeholders, Kangnas Wind Farm, funders of a local bursary programme gathered for a meet and greet event with a cohort of 11 beneficiary students. Together with the District Municipality and other stakeholders, Kangnas Windfarm aims to extend the programme beyond the initially... Read more
Education trust assists young South Africans to access the economy
The Nordex Education Trust, which has been operating for almost a decade, continues toaward bursaries to students, across the green energy landscape, with a particular focus onengineering or related disciplines. Most recently, this Trust has appointed two trustees to further, strengthen its resolve to drive education within the beneficiary... Read more
Tertiary study opportunities for John Taolo Gaetsewe communities
Access to tertiary education has been enabled for young people living within the John TaoloGaetsewe municipal area, owing to the launch of Kathu Solar Park’s Bursary Programmeearlier this year. It is hoped that due to the holistic nature of the programme, coupled with the advantage of only being available... Read more
Call for applications for post-doctoral research fellowship
SAIMI calls for application for a post-doctoral research fellowship (PDRF) for 2022. The aim of the fellowship is to support SAIMI’s strategic initiatives to support the participation and contribution of South Africans in the maritime industry through research, innovation and knowledge production as part of supporting the growth and development... Read more
R20-million in bursaries available at The Knowledge Trust WhatsApp Expo
South African matriculants, school leavers and students can register now to attend The Knowledge Trust Career Expo, hosted for the first time entirely on the WhatsApp platform. Expo visitors who have completed the expo’s career guidance journey, unlock access to apply for the more than 140 bursaries, valued at... Read more

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