Concor: Bursary Programme 2020
Concor, previously known as Murray & Roberts Construction, was formed in 1902 in the Western Cape province of South Africa. After the acquisition of Murray & Roberts Construction and Public Investment Corporation (PIC), the company re-branded and renamed to Concor.
Today, Concor is one of the top black-owned infrastructure and buildings service companies in the country, as well as one of the biggest in the construction sector of South Africa and the sub-Saharan Africa. It consists of 7 business units namely: Concor Buildings; Concor Developments; Concor Power; Concor Plant; Concor Infrastructure; Concor Opencast Mining and Concor Western Cape.
The company employs over 3400 staff members and has its main delivery centres within South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. Concor Construction has been involved in numerous large projects across the country, including the Huguenot Tunnel; Hugo’s River Viaduct; Bloukrans Bridge; the Ingula power station reservoir; Menlyn Shopping Centre; Carlton Centre; Melrose Arch and the Absa Towers.
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME:
Concor will be awarding bursaries to Mining Engineering degree students, who reside in communities around Mogalakwena Mine and have completed their 1st year of study.
The bursary will provide full cover for tuition fees.
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):
- South African citizen
- Reside within the immediate communities around Mogalakwena Mine
- Under the age of 30 years
- Completed Matric
- Studying full time towards a Mining Engineering Degree qualification
- Completed your first year of study
- Studying at a recognised University in South Africa
- NOT currently in receipt of any other bursary funding
CLOSING DATE: 12 January 2020
HOW TO APPLY:
Students who meet the eligibility criteria, can request a copy of the application form by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org