2021/2022 VGI Consulting Bursaries Opened

The VGI Consulting group has opened its 2021/2022 bursary program and is inviting all interested applicants to apply now. In order to apply to this Bursary program, read carefully through the details below.

Application closing date  is 31 August 2021

VGI Consulting are inviting students to apply for a bursary award, for the 2022 academic year. Students who have completed their first year of study towards a Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering degree, may apply.

The bursary will cover the cost of university tuition fees. Bursaries are awarded for 1 academic year at a time and students should reapply for funding each year. The bursary will be renewable each year based on satisfactory academic performance.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by 10 September 2021 at the latest, and invited to attend an interview. If you do not receive any feedback by this date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.


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):

  • You must be a South African citizen
  • You must be under 30 years old
  • You must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying full-time towards a Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering degree qualification
  • You must have completed your 1st year of study
  • You must be entering your 2nd or later year of study in 2022
  • You must be studying at a recognised University in South Africa
  • You must NOT currently be in receipt of any other bursary awards

How to apply

Download and complete the VGI Consulting Bursary Application Form 2022 (.pdf)

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

  • South African ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Most recent academic record (on university letterhead)
  • Proof of university enrollment (on university letterhead)
  • Motivational Letter to support your application

Applications must be submitted via email to Zinhle Mtsweni at: zinhlem@vgi.co.za
(Insert the words “VGI Consulting Bursary Application – Your Initials and Surname” in the email subject line).