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AgriSETA Bursary South Africa

ABOUT THE COMPANY – AGRISETA

The Agricultural Sector Education and Training Authority (AgriSETA) create opportunities within agri-enterprises via education, training and development. They are responsible for the agricultural workforce’s skills development, by facilitating Skills Programmes; Learnerships; Adult Education and Training; in-service training; grants and bursaries.

The AgriSETA are also responsible for accrediting training providers and monitoring their training standards, to ensure a high level of quality education and training.
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

The AgriSETA Bursary was founded to financially assist students within the Agricultural industry to pursue their tertiary studies. Each year, bursaries are awarded to student within the Agriculturalsector, specifically the following fields of study:

  • Agricultural Farm Manager
  • Agricultural Scientist
  • Veterinary

The bursary will be to a maximum value of R37 500 per annum for undergraduate students and R60 000 for postgraduate students, and should be used to pay for tuition fees and textbooks.

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted and candidates will receive an update on the outcome of their application by January 2018 at the latest.
ELIGIBILITY 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):

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Studying full time or part time towards an Agriculture related Diploma or Degree
  • Wish to pursue a career in agriculture
  • Preference will be given to students studying with a scarce or critical skills sector within the agricultural sector
  • Excellent academic results
  • In financial need

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the AgriSETA Bursary Application Form (.doc)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Latest statement of results or progress report
  • Full academic record to date
  • Tax Clearance Certificate
  • Tax Compliance Status Verification PIN

 

Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email to: 2018bursariesapplications@agriseta.co.za
(Insert the words “AgriSETA Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line)

2) Post:
AgriSETA House
529 Belvedere Road
Arcadia
0083
CLOSING DATE

29 March 2022 (2023 TBA)

( Please contact to enquire about update date)
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact AgriSETA directly:
Contact Person: Mr Gerard Mamabolo
Tel: 012 301 5607
Email: 2018bursariesapplications@agriseta.co.za