Globeleq Scholarships South Africa 2022

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Globeleq Scholarships South Africa 2022 – 2023

ABOUT THE COMPANY – GLOBELEQ

Globeleq, founded in 2002, is a global operating power company, as well as a power industry leader within the emerging markets. The company develop energy projects in the Americas and within Africa, by way of electric power sectors development.

Globeleq South Africa, operating in the country since 2012, is a Globeleq subsidiary company. Globeleq South Africa Management Services are responsible for the management of 3 power producing utility projects within the renewable energy sector of South Africa – these include the Droogfontein Solar Power; De Aar Solar Power and the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm. The projects are owned to a partnership with Eskom, the South African government, as well as other private sector developers, local communities, constructors, lenders, investors and suppliers.

ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME

The Globeleq Scholarship Fund (GSF) has 3 focus streams, including:
1) Globeleq Engineering Scholarship: for Mechatronic Engineering and Electrical Engineering studies (BTech or National Diploma) at University of Johannesburg/ Walter Sisulu University/ Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University/ Vaal University of Technology/ Cape Peninsula University of Technology/ Durban University of Technology/ Mangosuthu University of Technology/ Central University of Technology/ Tshwane University of Technology.
2) Globeleq Scarce Skills Scholarship: for students residing within the Northern Cape or Eastern Cape and intend on studying Agriculture/ Education/ Nursing qualification (Degree or Certificate).
3) Globeleq Communities Scholarship: for students residing within a 50km radius in which Globeleq operates, including Aries Solar Power/ Boshof Solar Power/ De Aar Solar Power/ Droogfontein Solar Power/ Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm/ Klipheuwel Wind Farm/ Konkoonsies Solar Power/ Soutpan Solar Power, to study towards a Degree or Certificate qualification, in ANY field of study.

MORE ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE, OTHER OPPORTUNITIES, SELECTION & SERVICE CONTRACT

The coverage of the scholarship will be based on students needs and the scholarship budget, but generally covers the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, prescribed textbooks and learning materials, accommodation, meals and living expenses. The Scholarship includes a 12-month service obligation.

Scholarship recipients may be able to enter the paid internship programme which consists of a thorough induction of the organisation, technical and in-house training, as well as head office organisation.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview – if you do not receive any feedback, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):
1) Globeleq Engineering Scholarship:

  • South African citizen
  • Studying towards a Mechatronic Engineering or Electrical Engineering qualification (BTech or National Diploma)
  • Studying at one of the following institutes: University of Johannesburg/ Walter Sisulu University/ Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University/ Vaal University of Technology/ Cape Peninsula University of Technology/ Durban University of Technology/ Mangosuthu University of Technology/ Central University of Technology/ Tshwane University of Technology
  • Entering 2nd year of study or higher in 2021 (excluding bridging courses or extended programmes)
  • Interested in renewable energy

2) Globeleq Scarce Skills Scholarship:

  • South African citizen
  • Reside within the Northern Cape or Eastern Cape
  • Registered to study towards an Agriculture/ Education/ Nursing qualification (Degree or Certificate)
  • Registered to study at a recognised tertiary institute in South Africa
  • Entering 1st year or higher in 2021

3) Globeleq Communities Scholarship:

  • South African citizen
  • Reside within a 50km radius in which Globeleq operates, including Aries Solar Power/ Boshof Solar Power/ De Aar Solar Power/ Droogfontein Solar Power/ Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm/ Klipheuwel Wind Farm/ Konkoonsies Solar Power/ Soutpan Solar Power
  • Registered to study towards a Degree or Certificate qualification, in ANY field of study
  • Registered to study at a recognised tertiary institute in South Africa
  • Entering 1st year or higher in 2021

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP

Applications must be done online at: https://www.globeleqscholarship.excelatuni.com/applications/step1

Please note: select the correct programme when applying (Globeleq Engineering Scholarship/ Globeleq Scarce Skills Scholarship/ Globeleq Communities Scholarship).
All applicants will receive a confirmation email once your application has been received. Candidates will be advised whether their applications have been successful or unsuccessful.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 final results AND Matric latest results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Latest academic transcript, if currently studying (certified copy)
  • Proof of provisional acceptance, if applicable (on tertiary letterhead)
  • Proof of university registration, if currently studying (on tertiary letterhead)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • A statement explaining why you chose your particular field of study and how you plan to use your qualification after graduation (1 page)
  • Recommendation letter from someone who can attest to your personal character and/or your academic performance, with their contact details, NOT a family member or friend (1 page)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact [email protected] directly:
Tel: 081 593 4458 / 079 013 5203
Email: [email protected]

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