Glen Douglas Dolomite and Afrimat Contracting International are offering exceptional bursary opportunities for students pursuing Mechanical and Mining Engineering. These Afrimat Bursaries aim to support students from the Midvaal and Mbombela Municipalities who are in their 3rd or final year of study. If you meet the eligibility criteria, this is a fantastic chance to receive financial aid and advance your academic journey.

Why Apply for Afrimat Bursaries?

Afrimat Bursaries offer a fantastic opportunity for students to receive financial support, helping you to focus on your studies and complete your degree without the added pressure of financial constraints. This bursary not only provides monetary assistance but also opens doors to potential career opportunities within the mining sector at Glen Douglas Dolomite and Afrimat Contracting International.

Bursary Details

Afrimat Bursaries are available for students studying towards the following qualifications:

  • Mechanical Engineering (NDip, BEng, BSc, or Diploma/Degree)
  • Mining Engineering (NDip, BEng, BSc, or Diploma/Degree)


To be eligible for the Afrimat Bursary, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Educational Qualification: Must have completed Grade 12 and be currently studying towards a National Diploma, BEng, BSc, or a Diploma/Degree in Mechanical or Mining Engineering.
  • Year of Study: Must be in the 3rd or final year of study.
  • Residency: Must be a resident of the Midvaal or Mbombela Municipality and able to provide proof of residence.
  • Documentation: Must submit a certified copy of their ID.

Skills and Attributes

Successful candidates should possess the following qualities:

  • Attention to Detail: Ability to focus on the finer points of tasks and projects.
  • Honesty and Reliability: Integrity and dependability in completing responsibilities.
  • Adaptability: Capability to adjust to changes and new conditions.
  • Work Under Pressure: Ability to maintain performance under stressful situations.

Application Process

Interested candidates must submit the following documents to apply for the bursary:

  1. CV: A detailed curriculum vitae outlining your academic and personal achievements.
  2. Certified ID Copy: A certified copy of your identification document.
  3. Proof of Residence: Document confirming your residence within the Midvaal or Mbombela Municipality.
  4. Academic Record: Latest academic record showing your performance in your studies.

Click on the following links to apply:

Email Application: Send your application to with the subject line: Bursary Application

Additional Notes

  • Health and Safety: Candidates must be medically fit as per the Mine Health and Safety Act and the Company’s medical fitness standards.
  • The Closing Date for the Bursary application is 15 July 2024

If you are a Mechanical or Mining Engineering student from the Midvaal or Mbombela Municipality in your 3rd or final year of study, don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to apply for Afrimat Bursaries. Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria and submit all required documents by the closing date of 15 July 2024. This bursary could be the key to unlocking your future career in the engineering and mining sectors. Apply today and take a significant step towards achieving your academic and professional aspirations.

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