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Engineering Bursaries

WSP in Africa is looking for Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers for our 2019 bursary programme. 

WSP in Africa offers bursaries for engineering and environmental students at recognised universities in South Africa. We support our bursary candidates through vacation work and employment opportunities after studies where possible, giving them the opportunity to not only make their mark on the world, but to build a legacy.

Qualifications and Experience Required
If you are an Engineering student, currently enrolled for a Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical engineering and meet the following further requirements, please send us your application.

  • A minimum average of 65%. 
  • Please note that students should not be in receipt of another bursary or scholarship to be eligible.
  • Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals, but all South African Citizens are welcome to apply.

Key Competencies and Generic Skills:

  • Demonstrate a sense of community
  • Work constructively as part of a team
  • Enthusiastic
  • Self-motivated
  • Willingness to learn and accept constructive feedback
  • Work well under pressure, managing stress and maintaining resilience as necessary
  • Great written and verbal communication skills
  • Accuracy & attention to detail
  • Time and priority management skills
  • Take ownership and initiative 
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Solution seeking
  • Innovative thinking skills
  • Entry level demonstration of leadership skills

Environmental Sciences Bursary

WSP is looking for motivated, resilient, and innovative Environmental Science 3rd year and Honours students.

WSP in Africa offers bursaries for engineering and environmental students at recognised universities in South Africa. We support our bursary candidates through vacation work and employment opportunities after studies where possible, giving them the opportunity to not only make their mark on the world, but to build a legacy.

Qualifications and Experience Required
If you are an Environmental Sciences student, currently enrolled for a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science (Honours) and meet the following further requirements, please send us your application.

  • A minimum average of 75%.
  • Please note that students should not be in receipt of another bursary or scholarship to be eligible.
  • Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals, but all South African Citizens are welcome to apply

Key Competencies and Generic Skills:

  •  Demonstrate a sense of community
  • Work constructively as part of a team
  • Enthusiastic
  • Self-motivated
  • Willingness to learn and accept constructive feedback
  • Work well under pressure, managing stress and maintaining resilience as necessary
  • Great written and verbal communication skills
  • Accuracy & attention to detail
  • Time and priority management skills
  • Take ownership and initiative 
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Solution seeking
  • Innovative thinking skills
  • Entry level demonstration of leadership skills
Please contact za.bursaryadministration@wsp.com if you have any questions.