SAPPI Bursaries 2017: Bursary Application Form

The SAPPI is offering the Engineering Bursary Programme 2017 in South Africa. The SAPPI Bursaries 2017 are available in various fields including Electrical, Chemical, Forestry and Mechanical Engineering. If you are looking for Engineering Bursaries for 2017, you have come to the right place, as SAPPI Bursary Application Form is available for hard working and talented students.

SAPPI Careers and Jobs mostly remain available, and you may also apply online for the SAPPI Jobs after having some good and valuable experience. SAPPI Vacancies have been announced in the shape of Latest Bursaries, so you should forward your Bursary Application Form to avail these Online Bursaries in South Africa. The Engineering Bursary Programme 2017 should be availed by interested candidates after having a look on the details as appended below.

SAPPI Bursary 2017: Available Bursaries in South Africa

Sappi invites students/undergraduates who are interested in studying through Sappi’s bursary scheme to apply for our bursary programme in the following study fields:

  • BSc Electrical Engineering
  • BSc Chemical Engineering
  • BSc Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Forestry National Diploma in Forestry

Sappi’s bursary programme is intended to cater for talented, high flyers and innovative young South African citizens; it is a talent-based approached where applicants who meet the minimum criteria may be invited to a selection interview. Sappi awards a number of bursaries each year based on our annual skills audit and business needs.

The company is an integrated forest products company meeting the needs of domestic as well as international customers through a wide range of products.

Who may apply?

South African citizens studying or intending to study full time at any South African accredited niversities. Bursaries are for school leavers and current university students aged between 18 and 25 years.

Required minimum qualifications criteria

  • South African citizen
  • An average of 70-80% in Mathematics (Not Maths Literacy); 70-80% in Physical Science and 65% in English
  • Must have qualifying points for entrance at the university or acceptance confirmation
  • Current university results would be considered for undergraduates students.

Please note: Preference would be given to learners with an average of 75% and above in Mathematics and Physical Science.

In specific fields of study, Sappi have agreements with the following educational institutions: 

  • University of KwaZulu-Natal – (B.Sc. Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical)
  • University of Pretoria – (B.Sc. Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical)
  • University of Stellenbosch – (B.Sc. Forestry and Wood Sciences)
  • University of Witwatersrand – (B.Sc. Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical)
  • University of Cape Town – (B.Sc. Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical)
  • Durban University of Technology (DUT) – (N4- N6)
  • Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) – (N4- N6)
  • Umfolozi College – (National Certificate Vocational – 2, 3, 4 (Pulp and paper making technology / Process Plant Operations)
  • Ekurhuleni College – (National Certificate Vocational  – 2, 3, 4 (Pulp and paper making technology / Process Plant Operations)
  • Nelspruit College – (National Certificate Vocational  – 2, 3, 4 (Pulp and paper making technology / Process Plant Operations)
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) – (National Diploma in Forestry)
  • University of Port Elizabeth (Forestry – Saasfield) – (National Diploma in Forestry

How to Apply for SAPPI Bursary Programme 2017: Bursaries for Engineers

You need to submit the following documents:

  • Submit or forward your CV
  • Motivation letter/Covering letter
  • Grade 12  (Mid-year results)
  • Academic transcripts if already at the university.

How to Apply for Bursaries at SAPPI South Africa: Engineering Bursary Programme

Closing Date: 30 September 2016

If you meet the minimum eligibility criteria as mentioned above, you should Click Here to apply online for the latest engineering bursary 2017. The SAPPI Bursary Scheme for 2017 is available for Engineering students, so they should avail these opportunities.

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  1. Sidney Ravhutendele

    I am interesting to

  2. Bailey Williamson

    I would like to apply for a bursary in wood science, I have been accepted at Stellenbosch for 2018. Please send me requirements and application forms. thank you very much.

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