For qualified and interested students in their 1st and 2nd-year of studies and live within 15-kilometers of DRDGOLD’s operations in Ekurhuleni and Johannesburg, the Ergo Mining company offers scholarships for study in certain fields at accredited tertiary institutions in South Africa for the Academic Year 2021. These fields of studies for which interested students may apply for bursaries include electrical engineering or instrumentation, occupational health and safety, and environmental sciences.
DRDGOLD Bursary for 2021
The Far West Gold Recoveries Proprietary Limited and Ergo Mining Proprietary Limited, which are DRDGOLD subsidiaries, are now accepting applications for the bursaries from students who want to start studying or are currently entering their second year of study towards a degree at one of the Tertiary institutions South Africa for any of the following:
Information Technology (IT)
This opportunity is only for Gauteng residents, preferably from the City of Johannesburg, Merafong, and Ekurhuleni.
DRDGOLD Bursary for 2021 Requirements and Eligibility
Interested applicants must have the following minimum criteria before applying:
For First Years students:
Must have a letter of provisional acceptance for the Academic Year from a South African tertiary institution
Must have their most recent Grade 11 or Grade 12 results
For Second Year students:
Must have the results of their previous year’s studies from a South African tertiary institution.
Candidates who qualify for the bursaries must work during holidays at any of the operations of DRDGOLD.
How to Apply and Application Details
Applicants to the bursaries must submit the following: