Digby Wells Environmental: Bursaries 2024

January 28, 2024

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Bursary Description

Digby Wells Environmental invites students for the Bursary Programme for the academic year 2024.

Bursary Application Closing Date: 31 January 2024

Digby Wells Bursary Program Overview:

Fields Covered:

  • Community Development (BA)
  • Environmental Sciences (BSc)
  • Geography
  • Hydrogeology
  • Hydrology
  • Research Psychology
  • Zoology


  • Tuition fees coverage
  • Book allowance
  • Laptop provision

Additional Benefits for Inducted Students:

  • Paid vacation employment with practical training and on-site exposure
  • Continuous mentorship from highly experienced staff
  • Full-time employment upon graduation

Eligibility Criteria:

  • South African citizenship
  • Completion of Matric
  • Full-time study intention in one of the specified fields in 2024
  • Enrollment in a recognized South African university
  • Minimum 60% for English and Mathematics in Matric
  • Minimum overall average of 65% in Matric
  • Strong academic potential
  • Intent to pursue a career in the Environmental and Social Services Industry
  • Passion for working outdoors
  • Motivation and commitment to studies

Application Process:

  1. Download and complete the Digby Wells Bursary Application Form 2024.
  2. Enter “www.zabursaries.co.za” in the field asking how you heard about the Digby Wells Bursary.
  3. Submit clear copies of required supporting documents via email to bursary@digbywells.com.
  4. Use the subject line “Digby Wells Bursary 2024.”

Required Documents:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • June/July 2023 academic results or latest results if not studying this year (certified copy)
  • Full academic record if currently studying (certified copy)
  • Proof of acceptance or provisional acceptance from University (on institution’s letterhead)
  • Recommendation letter (NOT from a relative or family member)
  • Testimonial from an education official
  • Essay on your life (topics provided on the application form)

Closing Date:

  • 31 January 2024

Note: Late applications will not be accepted. Ensure submission before the closing date for consideration.