AfriSam Bursary Scholarship Programme, Quality Construction

Aiming to open more chances for talented young generation to gain their educational dream, AfriSam offers AfriSam bursary opportunity for suitable bursars in need of financial assistance. To shorten your way, then ensure that you are listed undergraduate students from accredited SA higher institution. In addition, you need as well to be listed as, depending on the bursary that you apply, either first, second, or third year student of tertiary institution that takes one among as follow majors; Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mining, Civil Engineering, Environmental Science, Geology, Informatics and Computer Science.

AfriSam is a leading supplier of superior quality construction materials and technical solutions. Our cement, aggregate and readymix concrete construction materials have been contributing significantly to infrastructure development in Africa over the last 85 years. At AfriSam, we believe that our customers deserve the best service we can offer. Whoever you are, be it an architect, an engineer or a home builder, whether its call centre support, product information or a delivery that you require, you can depend on us for service excellence and to help you create concrete possibilities. With our strong and trusted history spanning 85 years, we’ve come to be known as a well-respected and admired African brand. We pioneer advanced retail support tools and are progressive in the field of composite cements with C-Tech. As the largest producer of aggregate materials and the largest supplier of construction materials by volume in south Africa, we are a reliable supplier for your building needs, big or small.

AfriSam is a proud Level 4 Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) contributor as declared by Empower Logic. Over the years we have made a concerted effort to improve our BBBEE status, through our initiatives on socio-economic development, enterprise development and equity ownership. As a responsible citizen, we view our active participation in the country’s economic development, as well as our contribution to the wellbeing of societies within which we operate, as critical. Our current shareholding consists of the following:

  1. The Public Investment Corporate (PIC), acting on behalf of the Government  Employees Pension Fund;
  2. Phembani Group (Pty) Ltd, a distinguished black-owned investment holding company;
  3. Holcim, a leading global supplier of construction materials; and
  4. Bunker Hills, a specialist investment company.

As well, you need to ensure that you gain about average 65%for academic result or above. Be aware that AfriSam bursary is not only very detail toward group of potential student who can apply for their bursary opportunity, they also strict toward year of completion. When it come to this, similar with certain student who is allowed only to apply certain bursary programme, that thing is also distinctive. If you then, consider yourself as potential bursar for this bursary opportunity here are some others things you should prepare. As for this, they are; comprehensive letter of application, certified document for ID alongside with result academic result.


First, you should download the AfriSam Application Form (.pdf)

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Full tertiary academic record (certified copy)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivational letter (explaining why you should be awarded the bursary, your selected field of study and why you need financial assistance)
  • Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies)

Second, please complete the application form and email it to: Application forms can also be dropped off with the on-site HR. Closing date for applications: 15 November 2019.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

Ensure also you write a well-structured CV which you attach together with those above previously mentioned certified document. For some time, self assure that you write down anything right, too you need to ascertain that the entire documents which are needed for AfriSam bursary, you wrap it altogether properly.