Bursaries: Undergraduate and Honours

Through research conducted within the sector, FoodBev SETA annually determines the skills needs of the sector and implements initiatives to address these needs.As a part of its skills development initiatives, FoodBev SETA awards bursaries annually for studies aligned to critical and scarce skills identified in the food and beverages manufacturing sector. These critical and scarce skills are identified through annual reports submitted by employers, as required by the Skills Development Act.

Bursary awards are categorised according to sector requirements, with due consideration of the National Skills Development Strategy III compiled by the Department of Higher Education and Training.

FoodBev SETA invites bursary application from students who are accepted to enroll or register at Higher Education Institutions(Universities and Universities of Technology for the 2016 academic year, in the following fields:

UNDERGRADUATE BURSARIES (BF2016U) – First Year Undergraduate or Honours Students Only

The following areas have been identified as scarce skills in the Food and Beverages Manufacturing sector:


Qualifying criteria: Undergraduate students

  • You must be an unemployed full time First year student (letter of acceptance as a student for the year 2016 to be submitted)
  • A strong academic record accompanied by a need for financial assistance
  • Special consideration shall be given to female applicants as well as applicants living with disabilities and applicants coming from previously disadvantage backgrounds.
  • Students should not have an existing bursary
  • Students are required to download and complete the application form that must submitted together with all supporting documents as required on the application form.Late or Incomplete applications will not be considered)
  • For enquiries, please contact Mxolisi or Maureen at bursariesenquiries@foodbev.co.za
    Closing date for applications: 19 February of 2016 and can be forwarded as follows:
  • Instructions for application DOWNLOAD
  • Application form DOWNLOAD

Source: FoodBev SETA




Bursary 1 & 2Bursary 3 & 4Bursary 3 & 4

Bursary: Accounting (CA Stream) 2016
Close Date: 11 December 2015 (10 Bursaries)

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Bursary: Information Technology 2016
Close Date: 11 December 2015 (10 Bursaries)

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Bursary: Logistics / Supply Chain 2016
Close Date: 11 December 2015 (20 Bursaries)

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Bursary: Marketing 2016
Close Date: 11 December 2015 (2 Bursaries)

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Bursary: BPharm 2016
Close Date: 11 December 2015 (30 Bursaries)

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Bursary: Retail Business / Hospitality Management 2016
Close Date: 11 December 2015 (20 Bursaries)

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2016 WORK/STUDY BURSARY Opportunities Available

2016 Work/Study Bursary Opportunities
Shared Wealth Africa – Johannesburg, Gauteng
2016 WORK/STUDY BURSARY Opportunities Available!!!

Limited Time and Space
Final Application Deadline: 23rd October

Minimum Requirement: Dependent on Course Selected – but minimum is Grade 10 for all

Age Range: 18 -35 years

Location: Gauteng (WEST RAND – Melville/Sophiatown) If you are able to travel in and out of the FET College then this is for you.

Bursary Award: R35 995.00 (ALL INCLUSIVE – Average per Learner, includes all books and learning material and college attire)

EE Requirement – NONE

Cost to Learner: R1100.00 – Psychometric and ABET (Basic Adult Based Education and Training) Assessment, R500.00 Admission Fee upon success

Please note that assessments will start taking place from the 05th October and will continue as CV’s are received

Fully Accredited Qualifications on Offer:

Professional Cookery
Early Childhood Development
End User Computing
Business Administration
Sports Coaching
Assistant Chef
Furniture and Cabinet Making
Fluid Power Hose Assembly
Installation and Floor Covering
Automotive Repair and Maintenance
Welding Application and Practice
Job Type: Learnership

Local candidates only:

Johannesburg, Gauteng
Required experience:

Minimum Grade 10: 1 year


AGSA: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2016

Closing Date: 18 September 2015


  • Must be studying or intending to study towards a qualification as a Chartered Accountant (i.e. BCom Accounting CA stream, Bachelor of Accounting CA stream and BCompt) at a University accredited by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).
  • Bursary holders are required to serve articles / enter into a training contract with the organisation on completion of their studies as per the bursary contract.
  • Bursaries are awarded to South African citizens only.

All candidates must be:

  • Proficient in English with strong communication skills
  • Have good interpersonal skills
  • Have a drive, determination and commitment to succeed
  • Have strong leadership potential

Qualification requirement for Grade 12 students:

  • Must obtain matric exemption and university acceptance
  • Must obtain at least 60% for English
  • Must obtain at least 60% for Mathematics (not Maths literacy)Please attach the following documents in your application: Copy of ID, Grade 11 year end results, University acceptance letter and Grade 12 mid year results

Qualification requirement for University students and documents required:

  • 1st year students:
    Obtain over 60% for Financial Accounting

Please attach copy of ID, 1st year mid year results and Grade 12 final results

  • 2nd year students:
    Obtain over 60% for Financial Accounting
    Obtain over 60% for Managerial Accounting
    Please attach copy of ID and full academic record with latest results
  • 3rd and Final year students:
    Obtain over 60% for Financial Accounting
    Obtain over 60% for Managerial Accounting
    Obtain over 60% for Taxation
    Obtain over 60% for Auditing
    Must obtain over 60% pass in all subjects.
    Please attach copy of ID, academic record with latest results and acceptance letter into the CTA programme

How To Apply

Apply Online for the AGSA: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2016