About Digby Wells
Digby Wells, also known as Digby Wells Environmental, is a consulting firm specializing in environmental and natural resources consulting. Founded in 1995 by individuals who were concerned about the impact of mining on the environment and local communities, the company offers a range of consulting services related to compliance, renewable energy, social issues, and heritage.
Digby Wells Bursary 2024-2025
The Digby Wells Environmental Education Trust, established by the company, offers bursaries to provide financial support to students pursuing studies in fields related to the environment. These bursaries are available for both undergraduate and postgraduate students in the following fields for the 2024-2025 academic year:
- Environmental Mining
- Environmental Science
- Social Science
The bursary’s value will be determined on a case-by-case basis, covering tuition fees and textbook expenses. Bursary recipients will also receive a textbook allowance and a laptop. Practical benefits include on-site exposure, paid vacation work, practical training, mentorship from experts in the field, and potential employment opportunities after completing studies.
To be eligible for the Digby Wells Bursary 2024-2025, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Be a South African citizen
- Have completed Matriculation (Grade 12)
- Achieved a minimum of 60% in English, Mathematics, and Physical Science in Matric
- Possess a strong academic record and potential
- Be studying or intending to pursue a full-time BSc qualification in one of the specified fields (undergraduate or postgraduate)
- Plan to study at a recognized and accredited South African university
- Have an interest in joining the Environmental and Social Services Industry after completing studies
- Demonstrate motivation and commitment to their studies
Preference may be given to applicants from previously disadvantaged groups.
How To Apply
To apply for the Digby Wells Bursary 2024-2025, follow these steps:
- Download the Digby Wells Bursary Application Form.
- Complete the form accurately, providing personal details, contact information, and academic performance.
- Gather the required documents, including certified copies of your ID document, Matric certificate or results, June/July 2022 academic results (or latest results), full academic results (if applicable), proof of acceptance or provisional acceptance, recommendation letter, and educator testimonial.
- Scan all documents and save them in PDF format.
- Email the completed application form and required documents to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Digby Wells Bursary Application 2024-2025.”
The closing date for the Digby Wells Bursary application is 28 February 2024-2025. Applications submitted after this date will not be considered.
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