About the NMISA Bursary 2018-2019
NMISA bursaries are ideal for talented young Africans seeking to become technologists, engineers, or scientists. They look for mature, quality conscious driven individuals with a passion for their field to be part of their bursary program.
NMISA, National Metrology Institute of South Africa. The history of this company goes back to when it started in 1947. This company is accountable for upholding, developing and maintaining the primary scientific standards of South Africa and ensuring all is measuring up to global standards. They offer collaboration, testing and measurement services, as well as training and consultation services for new services, problem solving along with implementation in the metrology field. They also fund 16 research projects including energy, food, Nano metrology and environmental.
Bursaries offered by NMISA include the following for selected candidates:
- Full Registration fees
- Full Tuition fees
- Residence fees
- Prescribed Book
Students studying with a bursary from NMISA will also be able to work at the company during school holidays and gain valuable experience in their field.
NMISA Bursaries Available
If you are planning to study in to one of the following directions listed below, NMISA may have a bursary that will suit your needs.
Undergraduate and Postgraduate Degree Fields
- Electronics Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechatronics Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Organic Analysis
- Bio Analysis
- Material Characterization
NMISA Bursary Requirements
NMISA offers their bursary program to candidates who are in financial need and are based on academic merit. Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged candidates who meet the requirements and who will add to the cultural and gender diversity of the organisation.
To study for a degree in one of the fields mentioned, you will need to:
- Be a South African citizen
- Have a grade 12 exemption with satisfactory symbols or be registered at an Institute for Higher
- Learning in one of the fields mentioned
- Possess a South African ID
- Have an updated CV
- Have one or more motivational letters
How to Apply for NMISA Bursaries?
NMISA Bursary Online Application Form
NMISA bursaries application online can be done through the company’s Website. Applications can be found under the Opportunities Tab by selecting Internships & Bursaries. You will also have to complete the questionnaire supplied in full.
Only suitable candidates who meet all requirements will be considered. Please include your latest school results, certified copy of your ID, motivation letter, and fully completed application along with all other documentation. Applications missing any documentation will not be considered, as well as late or incomplete applications. Selected candidates will also be asked to work 1-year after completion of their education at NMISA for every year of study.
NMISA Bursary Closing Date
The closing date is 31 July 2018. The bursaries available for students interested in these directions are very limited. Indicate why you should be eligible for a bursary and what your interests are in the selected field.
The NMISA Human Capital Development programme, which this Master’s Studentship forms part of, is focused on recruiting the following candidates in order of preference: African, Coloured & Indian.