RAND WATER BURSARY APPLICATION 2024/2025
Rand Water Bursary Application South Africa 2024 – Get details and directions to apply for Rand Water bursary for 2024 academic year.
ABOUT THE COMPANY – RAND WATER
Rand Water is a South African water utility company that supplies bulk potable water to approximately 14 million people in Gauteng, the most populous province in South Africa. It is the sole supplier of bulk potable water to the Johannesburg metropolitan area, as well as to the municipalities of Ekurhuleni, Tshwane and the West Rand.
The company is responsible for the abstraction, treatment, and distribution of water from various sources, including the Vaal River, Lesotho Highlands Water Project, and groundwater boreholes.
Rand Water has a strong track record of providing reliable and high-quality water to its customers, and is committed to playing a leading role in the sustainable development of the water sector in South Africa.
ABOUT RAND WATER BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS OF STUDY
Rand Water invites undergraduate students who are interested in joining the Water Sector an opportunity to apply for the 2022 External Bursary Scheme for following disciplines:
- Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Supply Chain Management :3rd Year: X2
- Records Management, Information Science: 2nd or 3rd Year: X1
- BTech or BSc IT in IT infrastructure, Cybersecurity & Operation: 2nd or 3rd Year: X2
- BCom IT, Informatics or information System: 2nd or 3rd Year: X1
- Diploma or Degree in Risk Management (Enterprise-wide risk management): 3rd Year: X1
- Diploma/Degree Risk Management (Business Continuity): 3rd Year: X1
- Masters/Honours in Cybersecurity, Computer Science: X3
- BCom/CIMA in Management Accounting: 2nd Year or 3rd Year: X1
- BCom in Financial Accounting: 2nd Year: X1
- BTech/BCom Internal Audit (Finance and Auditing): 1st or 2nd Year: X1
- Diploma in Accounting Finance: 2nd Year: X1
- Hospitality-Food and Beverage Management: 3rd Year: X 2
- BSc/ B Eng Electrical Engineering: 3rd or 4th Year: X2
- Diploma in Survey: 3rd Year: X1
- Property Valuation Expert: 3rd Year: X1
- BTech/BSc Civil Engineering: 3rd or 4th Year: X1
- BTech Water Care: 4th Year: X3
As a Bursar you are expected to complete qualification on Record time in line with Bursary Contract/Agreement.
RAND WATER BURSARY ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
To be eligible for the Rand Water bursary, you must:
- Be a South African citizen
- Be under 35 years old
- Have completed Matric or an equivalent qualification
- Be enrolled full-time in a qualifying degree program at a recognized and accredited tertiary institution in South Africa
- Maintain a minimum overall average of 65% and demonstrate strong academic performance in your major subject
- Express a genuine interest in pursuing a career in the water sector
- Come from a previously disadvantaged background
- Not be receiving any other bursary awards or funding
- Possess strong self-motivation and a results-oriented approach
- Exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Commit to completing your chosen qualification within the specified timeframe outlined in the bursary agreement
- Female students and students with disabilities will be given preferential consideration, aligning with Rand Water’s Employment Equity initiatives.
HOW TO APPLY FOR RAND WATER BURSARY?
The following documents must accompany your application: Certified copy of ID Document; Certified copy of Matric Certificate; and Latest Academic Record.
November 2023 (Exact date not specified yet)
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