Taylors Halt Quarry Bursary 2023-2024

Now here’s a great opportunity for students with a passion in mining fields. Taylors Halt Quarry is now looking for eager and talented students to apply for its bursary program.

This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to further their studies in this field but lacks the financial means to do so.

The bursary program will require you to meet a few requirements to be considered an ideal applicant.

If you meet these requirements, then you need to apply right away.

Below is a breakdown of exactly how this bursary works and what you will need to do during the application process.

Closing Date

The Taylors Halt Quarry Bursary application period will end on 21 November 2022.

Please make sure to submit your application and any other supporting materials by this date.

Your application won’t be taken into account by the bursary provider if you don’t do this.

What Is This Bursary About?

Taylors Halt Quarry supplies high-quality stone aggregate for use in building, road construction, and other applications. The quarry is located in Taylors Halt, Pietermaritzburg.

Taylors Halt Quarry bursary applications are now available for the academic year 2023.

Who Can Apply

This bursary is available if you want to work in the quarrying or mining business, although it is not limited to the following disciplines of study:

  • Surface Blasting
  • Environmental Studies
  • Occupational Health
  • Mining Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mining Surveying

Before applying, candidates must meet the minimum entry requirements listed below (please note that if you do not meet all of the requirements, your application will not be considered):

  • You must be a South African citizen (and born in South Africa)
  • You must have a Matric diploma.
  • You must be studying or planning to study in one of the fields listed above.
  • You must be enrolled in a recognized and approved South African higher institution.
  • You must be interested in a career in mining or quarrying.
  • Students pursuing education in industries that require in-demand skills will be prioritized.

What Does This Bursary Cover?

The bursary will cover study-related expenses, and the extent of this will be disclosed to successful candidates.

How To Apply

Applying for this bursary is fairly easy, all you need to do is download and complete the following application form, which you can find here.

The application must be sent to compliance@midmargroup.co.za.

Please include the words “Taylor’s Halt Quarry Bursary Application” in the subject line.

Submit clear copies of the following supporting papers with your online application (submission of these documents are mandatory; if any elements are missing, your application may be disqualified):

  • Certified copies of valid identification documents The ID should be no more than three months old.
  • High school trial exam results and a certified copy of the final report.
  • If you’re still studying, the final report for 2021 (certified copy).
  • Evidence of enrolment or admission at a respected, accredited institution (on the letterhead of the institution).
  • Residential security.
  • A motivation letter in support of your application. It must be written in your own handwriting.
  • If you’re still in school, include two references: one from your current professor and one from your school.
  • Income documentation from parents or guardians
  • Paystubs certified copy (in case of working parents)
  • If self-employed, a certified copy of the latest two years’ financial statements
  • If you are unemployed, you must provide a written affidavit.
  • If the person is deceased, a certified copy of the death certificate is required.
  • If the parents are divorced, a certified copy of the divorce certificate and a maintenance order are required.
  • To apply for this award, minor students under the age of 18 must have written consent from their parents or legal guardians.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this bursary, then you can get in touch with Taylors Halt Quarry directly through the following means:

Telephone No.: 081 462 3682/ 033 940 1828

Good luck with your application!