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SITFE Brings Relief to Kids in Rural KwaZulu-Natal
Apr 9, 2024

The Sugar Industry Trust Fund for Education (SITFE) is putting smiles on the faces of children from impoverished villages in Pongola, north of KwaZulu-Natal. Above: SITFE Chairperson Nkonzo Mhlongo is all smiles and impressed with the artwork produced by the...

2023 Bursary Awards
Apr 24, 2023

SITFE awarded 14 new bursaries to exceptional youngsters, who are Children of farmworkers. That forms part of the missing middle (household income R350 000 – R600 000) and  From KZN Colleges of Agriculture Amanda Dikhali, Agricultural Science, UKZN Awande...

2022 SITFE Graduation Function
Jul 7, 2022

Cedric MboyisaThe Sugar Industry Trust Fund for Education (SITFE), which is administered by the South African Sugar Association (SASA), held a graduation ceremony on 1 July 2022 for its beneficiaries who recently completed their studies at various tertiary...

2021 Virtual Graduation Function
Apr 24, 2021

SITFE hosted a phenomenal virtual media briefing event in March 2021, where the SITFE Chairperson Tim Murray welcomed and congratulated all 8 new bursary recipients to the Sugar Industry and spoke on the significant contribution that SITFE has made to education over...

2021 Online Learning – Digital Device
Apr 24, 2021

The pandemic forced the entire education sector to rely on e-learning. Till this day, many students still have challenges and barriers to online learning. To manage some these difficult circumstances, SITFE purchased electronic devises for all new 8 SITFE recipients...

2022 Media Brief
Apr 24, 2021

Sugar Industry Trust Fund for Education (SITFE) hosted a memorable media brief at SASA Kwa-Shukela, welcoming the 22 new students to the Sugar Industry. The event was attended by 3 delightful Trustees, Lee Hlubi, Nkonzo Mhlongo, and Robbyn Richards.

2021 Media Briefing
Apr 23, 2021

The Sugar Industry Trust Fund for Education (SITFE) announced that eight bright youngsters who are this year’s bursary recipients. These SITFE beneficiaries will be studying at Cedara College of Agriculture and Owen Sitole College of Agriculture (OSCA) respectively....

2020 – SITFE Laptop Award
Apr 23, 2021

In June 2020, SITFE Management conducted a short online survey to understand the learning environment of the SITFE students during the COVID-19 pandemic, as requested by SITFE Trustees. Based on the responses, from the institutions that have launched online learning,...

2019 SITFE Graduation Function
Jul 11, 2019

In 2019, the function was held on the 02 July 2019. A total of 47 students (18 graduates and 29 new SITFE bursary recipients) attended the Graduation Function. All graduates were issued with certificates of achievements for completing their degrees and diplomas and 8...