Johannesburg Water External Bursaries 2016

Johannesburg Water offers comprehensive bursaries to students for full time studies at accredited tertiary institutions.

The bursary includes vacation work and experiential training.

Johannesburg Water invites students/undergraduates who are interested in joining the Water industry to apply for bursaries in the study fields mentioned below:

  • BSc Engineering (Civil) with 1 st year completed or Matric with 70% in Mathematics and Science.
  • Electrical Engineering (National Diploma) with S1 completed.
  • Mechanical Engineering (National Diploma) with S1 completed.
  • Communications (Degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing or Journalism) with 1 st year completed.

Criteria for selection

  • Selection of successful candidates will be based on academic merit and financial need
  • Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals, persons with disabilities and females
  • South African Citizens

The Bursary Covers:

The bursary amount will consist of full tuition, residence fees, cash allowance and paid vacation work.

Contractual requirements:

The bursar will be required to enter into a contractual employment agreement with Johannesburg Water (SOC) Ltd.

Applications forms are obtained at

Completed application forms to be emailed to

Closing Date: 15 February 2016

Please note: Only short-listed applicants will be contacted