PHCC Career Centre is calling for applications from Grade 12 Students who need financial assistance to pursue a qualification in one of the following:

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Business Management Studies
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Investments
  • Medicine
  • Law
  • Teaching


  • South African citizen
  • Currently in Matric or have completed Matric
  • Studying or intend on studying within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying or intend on studying full time within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Will be in your 1st or 2nd year of study in 2021
  • Studying or intend on studying at a recognised public University or University of Technology in South Africa
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 70% in Matric, if not yet at tertiary level
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 65% for the first semester, if currently at tertiary level
  • Proven financial need
  • Preference will be given to students from previously disadvantaged households
  • Motivational letter about why you deserve to be awarded the bursary
  • Students with disabilities are welcome to apply


Submit clear copies of the following documentation:

  • ID document (recently certified copy)
  • Passport sized colour photo (head to shoulder size)
  • If you are in Matric: Latest academic progress record & academic record for previous 2 years (certified copies)
  • If you have already completed Matric: Matric certificate (certified
  • If you are a tertiary student (first year): Matric certificate & latest tertiary academic report (certified copies)
  • If you are a tertiary student (second year onwards): Matric certificate & all tertiary academic records (certified copies)
  • Matric latest results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Proof of provisional admission to a tertiary institution
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Photo of you (head and shoulders only)
  • Testimonial from an Educational Official (Letter of reference from a high school teacher or university lecturer (signed and stamped))
  • Engineering students: must have achieved distinctions for Mathematics and Physical Science in Matric
  • Parents/ guardian’s proof of residence
  • Parents/ guardians/ household proof of income (salary or wage slips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed/ affidavit stating annual income if self-employed/ 3 months most recent bank statements or latest audited
  • financial statement if they own a business/ SASSA letter stating grants received if applicable/ death certificate if deceased/ letter from the court stating child support amount if parents are divorced or affidavit from parent stating the child support amount received if parents are separated)


For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the PHCC Career Centre Bursary Administrator:

Amal Ngorima

Tel: 011 5133228


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