Eskom Bursary 2024 Opportunities for South Africans

Eskom Bursary 2024 Opportunities for South Africans

Eskom was established in the year 1923 by the South African government, as the countries Electricity Supply Commission (ESCOM). The South African electricity public utility is now known as Eskom and is the biggest electricity producer in Africa, as well as being in the top 7 global utilities according to generation capacity.

Eskom is responsible for the generation of around 95% of South Africa’s electricity, as well as 45% of Africa’s electricity usage. The company operates operates numerous power stations, including Koeberg nuclear power station and Kendal Power Station, is currently chaired by Hendrik Johannes van der Bijl and is divided into 3 divisions, namely Generation, Transmission and Distribution. Also Apply: THE NEDBANK External Bursary Programme 2024 for South Africans

ABOUT THE ESKOM BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

Eskom is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2024 academic year.

Bursaries will be awarded for studies within the following fields:
University studies:

  • Chemical Engineering (B Eng / BSc)
  • Civil Engineering (B Eng / BSc)
  • Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current) (B Eng / BSc)
  • Electrical Engineering (Light Current) (B Eng / BSc)
  • Mechanical Engineering (B Eng / BSc)
  • Mechatronics Engineering (B Eng / BSc)

University of Technology studies:

  • Chemical Engineering (Diploma)
  • Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current) (Diploma)
  • Electrical Engineering (Light Current) (Diploma)
  • Mechanical Engineering (Diploma)

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MORE ABOUT THE ESKOM BURSARY PROGRAMME – SELECTION

50 bursaries will be awarded to University students and 35 bursaries will be awarded to University of Technology students.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 28 days after the bursary closing date – if you do not receive any feedback by this time, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

The final decision of the awarding of the bursary will depend on 2023 Matric final results.

www.zabursaries.co.za is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all details about the Eskom Bursary.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ESKOM BURSARY

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):
University studies:

You must be a South African Citizen

You must be currently in Matric in 2023

You must have achieved a minimum of Level 4 for English, in Grade 11 finals

You must have achieved a minimum of Level 5 for Pure Mathematics, in Grade 11 finals

You must have achieved a minimum of Level 5 for Physical Science, in Grade 11 finals

You must intend on studying towards one of the qualifications listed above in 2024

You must have received conditional acceptance to study at a recognised and accredited University in South Africa

You must NOT be in receipt of any other bursary funding and must NOT be registered at any tertiary institution

Preference may be given to applicants from under-represented designated groups (in line with Eskom’s employment equity plan and its employment equity goals and targets)

University of Technology studies:

You must be a South African Citizen

You must be currently in Matric in 2023

You must have achieved a minimum of Level 4 for English, in Grade 11 finals

You must have achieved a minimum of Level 4 for Pure Mathematics, in Grade 11 finals

You must have achieved a minimum of Level 4 for Physical Science, in Grade 11 finals

You must intend on studying towards one of the qualifications listed above in 2024

You must have received conditional acceptance to study at a recognised and accredited University of Technology in South Africa

You must NOT be in receipt of any other bursary funding and must NOT be registered at any tertiary institution

Preference may be given to applicants from under-represented designated groups (in line with Eskom’s employment equity plan and its employment equity goals and targets)

APPLY FOR THE ESKOM BURSARY

Applications must be submitted online at:

University students: Eskom Bursary Application 2024

(Reference Number: 50804943GM)

University of Technology students: Eskom Bursary Application 2023

(Reference number: 50761722GM)

 

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