The Trudon bursary application is now closed.
- students must already have passed their first year of study at University
- students must be at specified accredited South African universities (no bursaries for the 2017 academic year will be awarded to students for studies at a university of technology or college)
- students must be a South African citizen
- Student must have a valid ID book or card
- Student must meet the standard for entry in your chosen field at the institute
- Student must provide complete academic records
- Candidates must provide proof of need for financial aid
- Trudon is committed to the principles of Employment Equity – bursaries will be awarded to deserving students from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Who can apply?
Second or third year undergraduates studying in the fields of Engineering and Built Environment
- Engineering Industrial – BSc / BEng
- Engineering Electrical – BEng / BSc
- Computer Engineering– BEng / BSc
- Engineering Electronic – BEng / BSc
Applicants must have taken Maths (not Maths Literacy) and Science in their matric year and achieved a minimum of a level 6 for both subjects
Applicants must also be able to show that they have made good academic progress during their First and Second year of their tertiary education while studying towards obtaining a degree.
Applicants must have passed all courses for which they have registered while at university. Majors and overall average minimum 60%
Trudon does not award bursaries towards post-graduate studies.
What does the bursary cover?
- Registration and Tuition fees
- Book Allowance
- Residence fees (where applicable)
How will my progress be monitored?
- Bursaries are reviewed after each examination based on the student’s academic performance and renewed annually
- All bursaries are granted on merit but preference is given to black (Africans, Coloureds and Indian) applicants.
What happens after graduation?
- After graduation, the student may be required to work 12 to 18 months for Trudon
- Should the bursary recipient not accept the contract of employment, repayment will become due of all monies owed to the Company
- In-Service training periods are excluded from this period. The obligation period for tertiary students will only commence after successful completion of the graduation programme.
What is the application and selection process?
- Phase 1 – Apply online (www.trudon.co.za) every year in July
- Phase 2 – Should you be successful in the first phase, you will be invited via email for psychometric assessments. The sessions will be held at Trudon Head office.
- Phase 3 – Should you be shortlisted after Phase 2, you will be invited via email to attend a panel interview.
- Phase 4 – Offers will be made to the successful candidates.
** All communication will be sent via email, please make sure that you check your emails regularly.