sappi bursaries

Sappi Bursaries

Sappi Bursaries Available

Sappi bursaries scheme is intended to cater for talented, high flyers and innovative young South African citizens; it is a talent-based approached where applicants who meet the minimum criteria may be invited to a selection interview. Sappi awards a number of bursaries each year based on our annual skills audit and business needs.

Sappi Bursaries Available

  • BSc Electrical Engineering
  • BSc Chemical Engineering
  • BSc Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Forestry

Application Directions

The application dates for Sappi engineering bursaries are open yearly to accommodate new applicants who are studying for the first time. Applications open from August to September every year. We encourage students to submit their application before the closing date. Late applications are not considered.

Sappi Bursaries Candidate Requirements

The Sappi bursaries are intended for South African citizens studying or intending to study full time at any South African accredited universities.
Bursaries are for school leavers and current university students aged between 18 and 25 years.
An average of 70-80% in Mathematics (Not Maths Literacy); 70-80% in Physical Science and 65% in English
Must have qualifying points for entrance at the university or acceptance confirmation
Current university results would be considered for undergraduates students.

Application Directions

Interested persons, who meet the above requirements, are invited to:

eMail their CV, motivational letter and results to:
Post your applications to:
The ETQA Manager, Human Resources, Sappi Southern Africa Ltd, PO Box 31560, Braamfontein, 2001
Hand in their applications at their local HR Department.


Bursary Enquiries

For more information visit Sappi

Conditions of Bursary:
Service binding contract after graduation for a period equal to the tenure of the bursary

Bursary Inclusion:
University tuition fees
Registration fees
Exam fees
Book and pocket money

In order to submit your application for Sappi bursaries, please visit the company’s website and look under careers section.