SAFCOL Bursary Scholarship Programme 2020

Applications are open for interested and suitably qualified candidates for the SAFCOL Bursary Scholarship Programme 2020. The full application details for the SAFCOL Bursary Scholarship Programme can be accessed below.

SAFCOL Bursary Scholarship Programme

The South African Forestry Company Limited (SAFCOL) is mandated by the SA Government to ensure the sustainable management of forests and other assets within the SAFCOL Group and to play a catalytic role in the realization of rural development and economic transformation.SAFCOL is dedicated to growing its business in the plantation forestry and forest products value chain(s) and maximize stakeholder value.

The SAFCOL Group hereby invites learners to apply for the following:


(To be awarded for 2020 academic year)

The study fields for which bursaries will be awarded are as follows:

  • Forestry
  • Wood Science / Wood Technology
  • Construction / Structural Engineering & Management
  • Human Settlement Development
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Agro-Forestry
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Management
  • Eco / Agro-Tourism
  • Project Management
  • Organisational Development


  • Construction / Structural Engineering & Management
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering


  • Business Management
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Human Resource Management
  • Tourism

Bursaries will be awarded in line with the SAFCOL Bursary Policy. Applicants must comply with theentry requirements of the institution at which they wish to study.

Please attach the following documents to allapplications: Letter of Motivation Matric Certificate / Statement of Results /  Latest Academic Transcript (certified copy) South African Identity Document (certified copy) Provisional Acceptance letter from an accredited recognized institution of Higher learning.

How to Apply for SAFCOL Bursary Scholarship Programme

Download Bursary application forms HERE should be submitted to:

Ms Portia Mavhungu
Bursary Administrator
Private Bag X526
Sabie, 1260

Or: Email:, Tel: 013754 2700

Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals and people living with a disability

If you do not hear from us within a period of 30 days after the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful. SAFCOL reserves the right not to award any bursaries.

Application Deadline: 24 NOVEMBER 2019


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