SAPPI Bursary Scholarship Programme 2020

Sappi Southern Africa 

Head Office – Rosebank Johannesburg 

2020 Bursary Application ( 84 ) 

Bursary opportunity: 

2020 Applications are now open! 

Sappi invites Matriculants or current undergraduate students who are interested in the Sappi bursary scheme to apply for the following study fields: 

Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Science – Mechanical Engineering 

Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Science – Electrical Engineering 

Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Science – Chemical Engineering 

Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Science – Industrial Engineering 

Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Science – Civil Engineering 

Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Science – Mechatronics 

Bachelor of Science – Forestry and Wood sciences 

National Diploma – Pulp and Paper 

Sappi offers bursaries covering tuition, registration, books, residence and living allowances. 

The total value of the bursary depends on the household income situation of the bursar. 

Who may apply 

South African citizens studying or intending to study full time at South African accredited universities. 

The bursary is for school leavers and current university students aged between 18 and 25 years. 


Matric results: 

Mathematics 70% (no Maths Literacy), Physical Science 70%, English 60%.

University results for current undergraduate students: 

Average of 70%. 

Please attach the following documentation:

A copy of your matric certificate and any other academic qualifications you may have 

Proof of your registration or provisional registration at an academic institution 

A copy of your academic record to date 

A recent curriculum vitae (CV) 

A copy of your South African identity document 

Proof of income or an affidavit stating your total household income. 

Please note that preference will be given to applicants who live in areas adjacent to our main business operations. 

Important note: Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed and asked to complete psychometric assessments. Please complete all fields on this application to the best of your ability before submitting as the information will guide our decision. 

Only shortlisted applicants will receive feedback. 

Closing date for the 2020 academic year: 

30 September 2019 


Feel free to visit our website for further information 

Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration 

without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 

Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful. 


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *