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Bursary Application Form 2024

Sugar Industry Trust Fund for Education

PO Box 700, Mount Edgecombe, 4300
Tel: 031 508 7034   Fax: 031 508 7191

  1. Applicants must have applied in the Faculties of Science, Engineering or Agriculture at a University, University of Technology or College of Agriculture.
  2. The children of a sugarcane farm worker can apply and/or be registered for any field of study at a University, University of Technology or College of Agriculture and need not be missing middle applicants.
  3. All applications must reach the South African Sugar Association before or on Friday, 12 January 2023.
  4. This application form must be completed in full. PLEASE REFER TO CHECKLIST.
  5. Do not attach any original certificates or testimonials, as these cannot be returned.
  6. We reserve the right to withdraw bursaries awarded to students who accept other full bursaries or loans.
  7. Shortlisting will be done in third week of January 2023. Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend interviews at the end of January 2023.
  8. Initial shortlisting will be based on your Grade 11 final results and Grade 12 June results.
  9. Final selection will be based on your final Matric results.
  10. If you do not hear from us by 31 January 2024, please consider your application unsuccessful.

A. Personal Details

Marital Status
Please tick the course that you wish to study or are studying
Home / Physical Address
Postal Address
Do you have any relative working for The Sugar Industry (Milling or Farming)

B. Child of a Sugarcane Farm Worker (if applicable)

Is your mother or father a sugarcane farm worker?

C. High School Information

Please include the name of the subject, percentage and symbol. e.g. Mathematics - 80% - B
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C. Tertiary Studies

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Are you Currently a Beneficiary of any Grant or Bursary or NSFAS

E. Family

Details of Parents

Are one or both of your parents deceased?

F. Additional Information

Have you ever visited a sugar cane farm or sugar mill?
Have you had a part time job?
Have you been involved with any of the SITFE projects partners

G. Your Application Will Not Be Considered Unless the Information Detailed Below is Attached

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