Armscor Bursary Program in South Africa

The The Armaments Corporation of South Africa (Armscor) is currently accepting applications for the Armscor Bursary Program. Only South African students are invited to apply this program. The bursary is eligible for either Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree in one of the fields listed below. The closing date of application is 31 October 2017.

Program Description
The aim of the bursaries is to support qualified South African students who are registered full time for Honours, Masters or Doctoral level. The Armaments Corporation of South Africa (Armscor) is the arms procurement agency of the South African Department of Defence.

Award Value
The winning student will receive benefits of bursaries covering:

  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Prescribed books
  • In addition, our bursary-holders may apply for funding which can be used to attend local conferences, workshops, and a visit to a laboratory or any other activity that supports the beneficiaries’ current research progression.

Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate or postgraduate programmes in one of the following fields:

  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Naval/Marine Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Chemistry
  • Human Movement Sciences

Place of Study
The study will be taken in South Africa.

Eligibility and Criteria

  1. Candidates must have an interest in working in the South African Defence Industry.
  2. Good academic record.
  3. Candidates must be registered or intending to register at an SA public university.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only the citizens of South Africa may apply this bursary program.

Application Instruction
To apply, please send your CV, matric results and a full academic results report or transcript to bursaries-at-armscor.co.za.

Submission Deadline
October 31, 2017.

Website and Application Link