Agribusiness Centenary Bursaries 2018

By | November 2, 2017

Agribusiness Centenary Bursary Fund was setup as a celebration of numerous Agbiz members celebrating their century existence. Every year one postgraduate applicant is chosen to receive a bursary worth R34 000.

Bursary Application Information

Bursaries will be awarded to postgraduate (Masters or PhD degree) students the following fields of study:

Agricultural Economics
Agribusiness Management related fields

Who Can Apply?

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

South African citizen
Completed a related undergraduate qualification
Registered OR have qualified to apply for postgraduate studies in one of the aforementioned fields of study
Study at a recognised South African university
Excellent academic results
*Preference will be given to students pursuing the most relevant field of study, as well as students who agree to be guided by Agbiz in selecting a research topic.

Direction To Apply

Please also download and thoroughly read the Agribusiness Centenary Bursary T&C’
Please include the following items in your application pack:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Full academic record (on tertiary letterhead) stating completion of an undergraduate degree
  • Proof of acceptance/ registration (on tertiary letterhead)
  • Letter of recommendation from head of department or academic supervisor (max 1 page)
  • Motivational letter explaining why you deserve the bursary and how the bursary will be used (max 1 page)

Complete application forms and supporting documentation must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email:
2) Post:
PO Box 76297
Lynnwood Ridge