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Bursaries

PLEASE NOTE : Bursary applications for 2022 are now closed

Bursaries for 2022

The closing date for submission of applications and supporting documents is 3 December 2021

Pyrotechnical Marketing (Pty) Ltd endeavours to contribute to the growth and fulfilment of the youth in South Africa in as many ways as possible and hence intends to award bursary opportunities. Preference will be given to first year students with a minimum average of 70% overall grade.

• 100% of the prescribed university tuition fees and registration fees. Prescribed tuition fees and registration fees are paid directly to the university.

• An amount of not greater than R 5 000, 00 per annum towards textbooks which will be paid directly to the individual.

• An amount equal to the average rate will be paid for the accommodation in a single room at a university hostel at which the Pyrotec bursar is studying. This rate will be determined by Pyrotec. Should the accommodation be a private hostel or residence, the amount paid shall be determined by Pyrotec. You will be eligible to apply for accommodation funding if your permanent residence is outside the city, you are studying in.

• Students will be required to pay for any repeat subjects themselves.

• Monies for accommodation are paid directly to the university if the student is staying at university-administered accommodation.

• In cases where the student elects to stay in non-university administered accommodation, monies in lieu of accommodation will be paid directly to the property owner, provided a lease agreement and/or invoice is provided.

• Transport allowance will be paid directly to the individual. If applicants are applying for a transport allowance, proof of address must be submitted with their application.

• Payments in respect of the above are made once a year.

• Full details of the payment process and the requirements which must be met will be communicated to successful applicants once a bursary has been awarded.

• Successful applicants will be bound contractually to work at Pyrotec after graduation for a period equal to the tenure of the bursary, should Pyrotec require the applicant to.

  • Information Technology and communication
  • Engineering
  • Health Professionals and related Clinical services
  • Architects, Town Planners and Surveyors
  • Business, management and economics
  • Natural and Social Science Professionals
  • Quality and Regulatory Professionals
  • Media Professionals, Artistic, Literary, Design and Graphic Design/DTP
  • Sales, Marketing and related associate Professionals
  • Sports and Fitness
  • Finance
  • Human Resources

ALL THESE DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN ONE PDF DOCUMENT IN ORDER OF THE LIST BELOW.

1. Pyrotec bursary application form

2. One-page Letter of motivation suggesting why the applicant should be awarded a bursary

3. Certified copy of grade 12 or highest level of education

4. Certified copy of ID

5. Proof of address – should you require a transport allowance

6. University acceptance letter or proof of registration

7. Proof of estimated costs or actual invoices (Tuition, Accommodation, text books; previous years quotes will be accepted as well)

• No bursaries will be awarded for fields of study not listed above. Applicants should submit an application based on a real interest in the field.

• The closing date for submission of applications and supporting documents is 3 December 2021. No LATE applications will be accepted.

• Please forward completed applications in one pdf document to bursaries@pyrotec.co.za with BURS2022 as your subject line, due to COVID no hand delivered applications will be accepted. Applications will not be accepted in word or jpeg form.

• For any general enquiries, please contact the HR Department on 021 787 9600.

• Applicants should be a South African Resident and AA/EE candidates ONLY.

• Should you not hear from us 8 weeks after submitting your application, please consider your application unsuccessful..