You are here: Home > Scholarship/Bursary
All posts from

SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary 2024 : South African Association For Food Science

Organisation : The South African Association for Food Science and Technology (SAAFoST) Foundation
Scholarship Name : SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary 2024
Applicable For : Full-Time Undergraduate Food Science & Technology Students
Applicable Country : South Africa
Last Date : 31st January 2024
Website :

Sponsored Links:
Want to comment on this post?
Go to bottom of this page.

What is SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary?

The South African Association for Food Science and Technology (SAAFoST) Foundation is inviting interested students to apply for full term bursaries in the field of Food Science and Technology. SAAFoST Foundation is offering bursaries for full-time undergraduate food science and technology students, awarded on the basis of academic merit, employment equity, and demonstrated potential. Closing date for applications is 31st January 2024.

Related / Similar Bursary : Dear Food For Mzansi Bursary 2024

Sponsored Links:

Eligibility of SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary

** Preference will be given to students who excel academically and / or demonstrate potential.
** Applicants must be enrolled for full time undergraduate study for a first degree or diploma in the field of Food Science and Technology at a South African Tertiary Institution, and be in a position to complete his / her chosen study programme within the prescribed period of the relevant South AfricanTertiary institution or following period:
1. Undergraduate Degree (up to B.Sc (Hons) – 4 years
2. B. Degree – 4 years or Higher Diploma
3. B. Degree – 3 years
** Applicants must be South African or permanent resident citizens who have been resident in South Africa for at least 3 years prior to application.
** Applicants must have been a member of SAAFoST for at least 12 months preceding the application.
** Applicants will be required to provide a written personal statement of not more than 1 A4 page outlining how their education and training in the field of food science and technology will make a positive difference in their lives and in the scientific community.
** Applicants will be required to submit a reference that speaks of the applicant’s character. The reference letter will be written by someone at the Tertiary institution who has known the applicant in a learning capacity.
** Applications will be reviewed by the SAAFoST Foundation, whose decision is final and binding.

SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary Package

Actual tuition fees levied by the tertiary institution as per a statement of account issued by the institution in the name of the student up to a maximum of R40 000.00 per annum until graduation. The payment is made directly to the Tertiary institution yearly in two installments; the first installment being subject to a satisfactory final mark for the previous year of study and the second installment being subject to satisfactory results in the first semester.

How To Apply For SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary?

Download the application form in Adobe PDF format or MS Word format.

Download Application Form :

Ensure that you provide the following with your completed application form:
** A head and shoulders passport-size photograph of yourself
** A certified copy of your ID book or RSA passport
** A certified copy of your most recent academic results (Part C)
** Personal Statement (Part D)
** Reference Letter (Part D)
** Proof of registration at Tertiary Institution for 2024

Completed applications must be e-mailed to the SAAFoST Membership Development Officer:
SAAFoST Membership Development Officer
Tel: 071 870 2633
E-mail: irene [AT]

Bursary Conditions:
** The student will be required to sign a contract as acceptance of and agreement to the conditions outlined below:
** Granting of bursaries is not automatic and SAAFoST Foundation reserves the right not to award a bursary.
** Only students who apply within the specified date and have fully completed the required application forms and whose registrations have been accepted by a university will be considered.
** The student will be required to provide the SAAFoST Foundation with a six monthly report and exam results outlining the highlights of the year’s study including participation in SAAFoST activities.
** The bursary will at the sole discretion of the SAAFoST Foundation be converted into a loan repayable in equal instalments, as determined by the SAAFoST Foundation, at the prime rate of interest if, without formal permission of the SAAFoST Foundation:
** The student terminates or interrupts his / her studies, without formal permission for the interruption of studies
** The student does not complete his / her studies within the period stated above
** The student fails any year or semester of study.

What is the Last Date of SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary?

Last Date of SAAFoST Undergraduate Bursary is 31st January 2024.

Leave a Reply

How to add comment : 1) Type your comment below. 2) Type your name. 3) Post comment.

South Africa Jobs, Scholarship, Contest, Admit Card, Exam © 2021

Contact Us   Privacy Policy   SiteMap