Eskom: Bursaries 2019 in South Africa

Eskom is inviting interested students to apply for full term bursary programme for 2019 academic year.

Bursary Application Closing Date: 31 July 2018

Bursary Provider: Eskom

Bursary Location: South Africa

Type of bursaries

Our ever-expanding industrial, commercial, and mining activities as well as the increased demand on the existing infrastructure have already created an insatiable need for competent people, particularly in the fields of engineering, research, development, design, construction and production functions.
Therefore a number of Eskom bursary schemes are available to assist capable students to acquire good education which is essential for a better future.

Eskom bursary schemes offered are:-


                Full Eskom Bursary                     Scholarships

Offered mainly based on business needs of the business, given to the following individuals:

  • Academic deserving students
  • South African citizen
  • After completion of studies, to work-back obligation equal to contract duration

Offered exclusively to Eskom employees children/dependence based on the following:

  • Academic deserving students
  • Years of service by employee (minimum of 5years in service)

Field of studies

                     Universities                         Technikons      Further Education & Training (FET)

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Accounting
  • Supply Chain
  • IT
  • Computer Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering




  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy
  • Safety and Risk
  • Environmental Science

  • Boiler Makers
  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electricians
  • Fitters & Turners
  • Mechanical
  • Millwrights
  • Welders
  • Plumbers
  • Bricklayers
  • Carpenters
  • Power Plant Operators

How to apply



   All scholarship bursaries should be sent    to the below address and also be sent to    the nearest Eskom office’s post box:

Student Development Department
PO BOX 1091


Hand deliver


   Could be delivered to the nearest Eskom    offices and also to the below address:

Maxwell Drive



Scholarship application forms


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