In the year 2006, the Afrimat Group was formed from the merger of Prima and Lancaster companies.
The Afrimat Group is a prominent, mid-tier mining and Materials Company listed on the JSE Main Board in 2006 and is presently listed in the Basic Materials: General Mining Sector. The history of Afrimat is quite impressive as it sets its footprint of excellence in the fields of mining and materials supply industry. It is a reputable name in the market, known for consistently delivering high-quality products and services.
The core competence of the company lies in mid-tier mining. Moreover, it also supplies a wide range of products- right from Bulk Commodities like anthracite, iron ore, and manganese, Construction Materials like bricks, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and Industrial Minerals such as lime and lime products. Apart from this, Afrimat also supplies Future Materials and Metals such as rare earth elements, vermiculite, phosphate, and green construction materials.
All across South Africa, Afrimat Mining Services offer complete pit-to-port solutions to their clients that include mining, quarry, and construction industries. These services include bulk drilling, blasting, mine planning, load and haul, rehabilitation, beneficiation of products, crushing and screening, logistics, and rail load-out management.
Today, the company has over 50+ years of experience and an impressive record of delivering excellent products and services throughout.
Afrimat keeps leveraging the latest technology, equipment, and innovative approaches to ensure the best operational efficiency and save costs.
Afrimat Nkomati Anthracite Bursary 2023
Afrimat, Nkomati Anthracite, Mpumalanga invites applications from students for their bursary program for the academic year 2023. The bursaries are applicable to students registered to study for the upcoming academic year in any one of the fields listed below:
- Mining Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
Afrimat will give preference to candidates belonging to Matsamo, Mawewe, and Lugedlane communities. For the selection process, shortlisted applicants must submit stamped proof of residence from their respective Tribal Office.
To apply for the Afrimat Nkomati Anthracite Bursary, students must abide by the following criteria:
- Must be a citizen of South Africa
- Must be registered to study at any of the accredited and recognized Universities or TVET colleges in South Africa
- Submit the proof of registration for the current academic year
- Only HDI’s applicants
- Must submit the academic record and have at least a 60% average
- Candidate must be medically fit according to the company standards for medical fitness and Mine Health and Safety Act standards.
- Female candidates will get more preference.
Note: Applications from students belonging to historically underprivileged backgrounds and designated groups will be prioritized. This is to comply with the company’s commitment to diversify its workforce and Employment Equity.
How to Apply?
Go to the following link and complete the application form provided on the right side:
Make sure to upload all required documents in ONE FILE with a size not larger than 3 MB.
Note: Afrimat Group will only contact the shortlisted candidates. The company reserves the right not to schedule an appointment.
Students willing to apply for the Afrimat Nkomati Anthracite Bursary 2023 must attach the following documents along with a completed application form:
- Certified copy of ID
- Proof of registration
- Academic records
Students must upload all documents in one file along with the application form provided on the right side. Maximum file size should be up to 3 MB.
The application closing date is 31 August 2023.
For any queries related to the Afrimat Nkomati Anthracite Bursary 2023, contact the Afrimat Head Office:
Tel: +27 21 917 8840
Please do not send any questions after the closing date. View our other bursaries/scholarships open for application here: https://allbursaries.co.za/notice/