ICMEESA Bursary Application Information
ICMEESA bursary is allocation of financial assistance from the Institution, whether at branch or council level, to any person must be shown and accounted for in the financial statements of the Institution.
ICMEES bursaries will be awarded annually to students who have been recommended to, and approved by Council.
The ICMEESA bursary may be granted to the same person consecutively, provided that the student shows progress with his studies by passing all the required examinations.
Bursary applicants are to be selected and reviewed annually by the ICMEESA education and training sub-committee.
The selected students must be approved by the ICMEESA executive committee with the final approval of the ICMEESA council.
The ICMEESA Branch where the successful bursar is normally domiciled or studying will be informed, to enable the branch to mentor and assist the student where possible.
Bursary grants will be paid by the treasurer directly to the educational institution at which the bursar is studying. The bursary will cover the payment of tuition fees and text books, in part or whole, as decided by Council.
Payment to intermediaries or directly to bursars will not be entertained.
Present ICMEESA bursary holders, who have passed the necessary subjects to further their studies will be favourably considered for continued support.
Preference will be given to children who are direct descendants of members of ICMEESA, with preference to those with membership the longest standing.
Candidates must have South African citizenship.
The bursary will include studies at Technical College, Technicon or University. The educational institution must have accreditation from ECSA. Only second year student applications will be considered. Closing date for applications: 31st of August of each year.
The prime membership criteria of this institution is possession of a Government Certificate of Competency, Mechanical or Electrical, Factories or Mines. Bursaries will be restricted to studies in either Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current) which is required by a student to eventually obtain the Certificate of Competency.
The bursary will include studies at Technical College, Technicon or University. The educational institution must have accreditation from ECSA.
Applications for ICMEESA bursary must be completed before the closing date as stipulated. Bursary applicants are advised to submit certified copies and not originals when applying.