All Eskom bursaries are awarded to students who are deserving and can prove that they are working hard. Education is one of Eskom’s most important investments. We firmly believe that by educating people, we develop them to compete on an equal basis thus ensuring a better and more productive workforce. Therefore, if you believe that you have what it takes, and then being part of the Eskom team is just for you.
Types of Eskom Bursaries Awarded
University bursaries – the are offered to students pursuing their studies in any South African university. Bursaries are packaged and awarded as follows:
Civil engineering bursaries
Electrical engineering bursaries
Electronic engineering bursaries
Environmental sciences bursaries
Industrial engineering bursaries
Mechanical engineering bursaries
Supply Chain bursaries
University of technology – for students who want to further their studies in any university of technology in South Africa. These Eskom bursaries are for these fields:
Saftey and Risk
FET Eskom Bursaries
Control & Instrumentation
Fitters & Turners
Power Plant Operators
Eskom Bursaries Selection Process
Applications should be submitted to Eskom by no later than 31 July 2012, for the 2013 academic year.
Applications should preferably be submitted online by using this website. Applicants who do not have internet access can also post their application or hand-deliver them to the nearest Eskom offices.
All applicants short listed to attend an interview will be notified before mid August. Notification is done telephonically as well as per written correspondence.
Selection interviews normally take place during August to to October each year. Applicants will be required to attend an interview and sometimes a medical declaration/examination might be done.
Final selection and award is subjected to a successful interview, satisfactory academic results and medical fitness.
Applicants will be told of the outcome from/between October to December of that year. Please note that no correspondence will be entered into prior to this date.
Successful candidates will then be provided with comprehensive documentation relating to the Eskom bursary scheme as well as a written contract and other documentation for completion to be returned back to Eskom.
Send your Eskom Bursaries application form to:
Student Development Department
PO BOX 1091