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The Afrisam Bursary Requirements

The Afrisam Bursary is a financial support program which supports historically disadvantaged South African citizens who are interested in acquiring higher education. The bursary is also available to permanent residents who meet all the requirements below:

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  • You must be a South African citizen or a permanent resident. You will have to submit documents to support your claim of citizenship or permanent residency.
    Demonstrate Good Academic Record:
  • You must have a strong academic record, typically with a minimum overall average of 65%. You will submit academic documents to support your application.

Field of study:

  • The applicant must be studying or intending to study in a field related to the construction industry, such as:
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Mining Engineering

Apart from the above-mentioned fields, other related fields to the construction industry may also be considered.

Recognized University:

The applicant must be studying at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa.

Other requirements:

Depending on the specific bursary program, there may be additional requirements such as:

  • Financial need. The applicant must demonstrate financial need and specify why the bursary should be supported.
  • Geographical location

Application process:

  • You can download the application form from the AfriSam website or from bursary information websites like All Bursaries or Bursaries South Africa.
  • You will need to submit certified copies of your ID document, academic results, and curriculum vitae.
  • The application deadline varies depending on the specific bursary program.

In case you want to read more information about the bursary, you can review the information below:

AfriSam website:

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