Are you passionate about making a career in the mining industry? Do you want to contribute to the success of your nation through your profession but need financial help? If yes, then a bursary program can come to your aid.
A bursary program contributes towards the study-related expenditure of the students and assists them to pursue their careers. The Cullinan Diamond bursary is one such program initiated by Petra Diamond to assist and encourage the youth of the nation.
About Petra Diamonds
Founded in the year 1997 by Adonis Pouroulis, Petra Diamonds is one of the leading mining companies in South Africa. Despite its short history, the company has achieved great success and has been a game-changer in the diamond industry.
Petra Diamonds has its operations based in Cullinan, Finsch, Koffiefontein, and Kimberly Underground. The Cullinan Diamond Mine is renowned for producing the largest polished and rough diamond in the world. Petra Diamonds also has 8 massive mining operations that are conducted in different parts of South Africa and Tanzania. In addition to its mining operations, the company also conducts an exploration program in Botswana.
Cullinan Diamond Mine Bursary 2022
Petra Diamonds is committed to enhancing and expanding South Africa’s skill base and to achieve this goal it has started the Cullinan Diamond Mine bursary for students. The Cullinan Diamond Mine is located in the town of Cullinan. Through this bursary program, students can achieve the qualifications and skills required to make a career in the mining industry.
The presence of a young and skilled population in such sectors will help the nation to achieve success. The Cullinan Diamond bursary is being offered for the academic year 2022 for Degree studies in tertiary institutions towards mining-related fields.
The following fields of study are covered under this bursary program: