2021/2022 ArcelorMittal Bursaries Opened

ArcelorMittal has opened its 2021/2022 Bursary program and is inviting all interested applicants to apply ASAP.

CLOSING DATE: 01 October 2021


  • You must have completed Matric OR be currently in Matric
  • You must be studying OR intend on studying towards a 4 year Engineering degree (only Electrical, Mechanical or Metallurgical Engineering)
  • You must be studying at a recognised University in South Africa
  • You must have achieved a minimum result of 70% for Mathematics in Matric (NOT Mathematics Literacy or Functional Mathematics)
  • You must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for Physical Science in Matric
  • You must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for the rest of your subjects in Matric


Bursaries will be awarded for students within the following fields:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering

The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, textbooks, accommodation in residence, meals, and a cash payment for a personal computer.


Students who meet all of the criteria, may apply by submitting clear copies of the following supporting documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric latest results, if currently in Matric
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record/ transcripts, including most recent results, if currently studying (on institutions letterhead)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Covering letter, including: your selected field of study, your university of choice and why you should be awarded the bursary

Note: there is no application form to be completed for this bursary – students need only submit the above documents to apply.

Applications must be submitted via email to the ArcelorMittal Science Centre at: jacqueline@amsasciencecentre.co.za
(Insert the words “ArcelorMittal Science Centre Bursary Application” in the email subject line).


For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact ArcelorMittal South Africa directly:
Contact person: Amanda
Tel: 022 719 1058

ArcelorMittal Science Centres Executive Manager
Tel: 016 988 0509
Email: thami.mphokela@mssc.co.za

ArcelorMittal Science Centre Sebokeng (Gauteng)
Tel: 016 988 0509
Physical Address: 4 Samuel Street, Sebokeng, 1983

ArcelorMittal Science Centre Saldanha (Western Cape)
Tel: 022 719 1058 / 022 719 1479
Physical Address: Esperanza Hostel, 8 Main Road, Vredenburg, 7380
Email: jacqueline@amsasciencecentre.co.za

ArcelorMittal Science Centre Newcastle (Kwazulu Natal)
Tel: 034 314 1247
Physical Address: Police Station Road, Section 2, Madadeni