From the Bursary provider:
The minimum criteria required include a strong academic record accompanied by a need for financial assistance. Applicants must also have genuine interest in and knowledge of the mining and minerals sector.
The MQA bursary supports the following core mining disciplines:
- Mining Engineering
- Mine Survey
- Metallurgical Engineering (Extractive only)
- Environmental Health and Management
Students studying the following disciplines will also be considered, although there are limited bursaries availalble:
- Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current only)
- Mechanical Engineering
- Chemical Engineering( Mineral Processing)
- Electro-Mechanical Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
- Analytical Chemistry
- Jewellery Design and Manufacturing
Special consideration will be given to female applicants as well as applicants living with disabilities.
How to Apply:
Closing Date: 29 March 2013
The MQA carries a service obligation and successful applicants will be obligated to secure employment within the South African mining and minerals sector for the same amount of years as the sponsored bursary.
Please note: due to the popularity of this bursary and the number of applications received, only successful applicants will be contacted.