Canyon Coal: Bursaries 2024

December 25, 2023

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Bursary Description

Canyon Coal invites qualifying students to apply for Bursary Programme 2024 academic year.

Bursary Application Closing Date: 28 December 2023.

The Canyon Coal Bursary Programme for the 2024 academic year offers financial support for students pursuing mining-related fields of study. The bursary covers tuition, accommodation, and book allowances.


  1. South African citizenship.
  2. Currently in Matric in 2023 or completed Matric.
  3. Intending to study a mining-related field listed (Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Geology (BSc), Mine Survey (BSc), Mining Engineering, Metallurgy, Safety Management) in 2024.
  4. Studying or provisionally accepted at a South African university.
  5. Interest in joining the Mining Industry.
  6. Minimum average of 65% for major subjects (if currently studying).
  7. Preference given to:
    • Previously disadvantaged students from the host community.
    • Students in financial need.
    • Local tertiary institution applicants.
    • Female students and students with disabilities.


  1. Download and complete the Canyon Coal Bursary Application Form 2024 (PDF).
  2. Specify “StudentRoom” as the referral source.
  3. Submit clear copies of the required documents:
    • ID document (certified copy)
    • Matric certificate or latest results (certified copy)
    • Tertiary academic records, if applicable (certified copy)
    • Proof of registration or application and fee statement (certified copy)
    • ID documents of parents/guardians/spouse (certified copies)
    • Proof of income of parents/guardians/spouse (certified copies)
    • Motivational letter supporting the application
    • Proof of residence


Email the completed application and supporting documents to with the subject line “Canyon Coal Bursary 2024.”


28 December 2023, 17:00 (Applications received after this deadline will not be considered).

It is important to carefully follow the application instructions, ensuring all required documents are included, certified, and submitted before the deadline for consideration.