Scholarships for full time study
Course(s) Offered: Several
Course Level: Tertiary education
Provider: Harmony Gold Mining
Country to Study in: South Africa
Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (also simply, Harmony Gold) is pleased to announce its 2011-2012 Harmony Bursary Scheme for South African students and permanent residents to pursue selected courses at accredited institutions of higher learning in South Africa.
Bursary from the scheme will only cover funding for approved courses, including Mining Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Geology, Finance.
The objective of the Harmony Bursary Scheme is to recruit and select bursars for full time study at accredited Tertiary Institutions. By educating, training and developing individuals who demonstrate the appropriate skills, knowledge and competence, value creation is sustained for the company and all it’s stakeholders.
Applicants must be South African citizens or legal permanent residents of South Africa.
Preference is given to the following fields, which are functional to the mining industry: Mining Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Geology, Finance.
Please visit the official website through the link below for complete listing of the eligibility criteria.
Citizens of South Africa
All accredited Tertiary Institutions in South Africa
Fields of study
Mining Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Geology, Finance
Number of awards
Not specified by the sponsor
The bursary scheme will be applied to the whole duration of the successful applicant's study period
The scheme contributes to the development of historically disadvantaged South Africans and covers tuition and residence fees, as well as prescribed textbooks and a personal allowance.
Method of Application
To apply, you must meet the criteria for eligibility. You must also submit all required documents as listed on the official scholarship website. It is important to read visit the official bursary website via the link that has been provided below for complete information on how to apply for this bursary scheme.
All applications must be submitted on or before 30th June 2011
Harmony Gold is the third largest gold mining company in South Africa, the 12th largest in the world (2009) and the 5th largest gold producer in the world. Harmony and its subsidiaries conduct underground and surface gold mining and related activities, including exploration, processing, smelting and refining. The company was incorporated 66 years ago and is a multi-listed company with its primary listing on the JSE Limited. Aside South Africa, it also has operations in Australia, Papua New Guinea and Canada.
Application Deadline: 30 June 2011
Open to International Students: Yes(MUST be permanent resident)
Further Scholarship Information and Application
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