The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Republic of South Africa is offering 2014 bursary awards. About 16 fields of study are available in this bursaries.

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Republic of South Africa is offering 2014 bursary awards. About 16 fields of study are available in this bursaries.

The Fields covered:

  • B.Sc. Bioresource Engineering (Agricultural Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc.)
  • B.Sc. Viticulture and Oenology
  • B.Sc. Food Science
  • B.Sc. Plant Pathology
  • B.Sc. Agric Soil Science
  • B.Sc. Agric Agronomy
  • B.Sc. Forestry and Wood Science
  • B.Sc. Geo-informatics
  • B.Sc. Marine Biology
  • B.Sc. Oceanography and Marine Biology
  • B.Sc. Ichthyology specializing in Aquaculture
  • National Diploma: Food Technology
  • National Diploma: Forestry
  • National Diploma: Oceanography
  • Postgraduate studies (B.Tech, B.Sc. Hons, M. Tech., M.Sc., D.Tech. and Ph.D.) in different agriculture, forestry and fisheries study fields linked to DAFF priority research projects Fields of study are only available at certain institutions of higher learning:
  • B.Sc. Bioresource Engineering (Agricultural Engineering): University of KwaZulu-Natal
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science (B.V.Sc.): University of Pretoria
  • B.Sc. Viticulture and Oenology: University of Stellenbosch
  • B.Sc. Forestry and Wood Science: University of Stellenbosch
  • B.Sc. Oceanography and Marine Biology: University of Cape Town
  • B.Sc. Ichthyology specialising in Aquaculture: Rhodes University
  • National Diploma: Oceanography: Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Application and agreement forms

Bursary award agreement for B.V.Sc. studies

External bursary scheme policy and procedures 2013

Bursary application form for undergraduate studies

Bursary application form for full-time postgraduate studies

Bursary Award Agreement for High School Students

How to Apply

Submit your completed bursary application forms together with certified copies of ID and certificates/performance results to:

  • The Director: Ms Amanda Shokane
  • Directorate: Sector Education and Training
  • Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Private Bag X250
  • PRETORIA 0001


Closing Date: 30 September 2013