ABOUT THE COMPANY – MERCEDES-BENZ
Mercedes-Benz, founded by Karl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler in 1926 as “Daimler-Benz”, is a division of Daimler AG, a German company. The global automobile manufacturing company is well-known for its luxurious vehicles, coaches, buses and lorries.
Headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, the companies history actually dates back to 1886 when Karl Benz’s “Benz Patent-Motorwagen” was considered the first gasoline-powered automobile.
The Mercedes-Benz Learning Academy (previously known as the Mercedes-Benz Technical Training Centre), was formed with the aim of developing local skills and artisans in the Eastern Cape province and was the first fully-integrated non-racial institution in the industry.
ABOUT THE MERCEDES-BENZ BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
Mercedes-Benz South Africa is inviting students to apply for bursary funding, for the 2022 academic year. Bursaries will be awarded for studies within these fields:
- Business Studies (Business Economics, Marketing, Sales and Aftersales)
- Engineering (Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, etc)
- Finance and Controlling
- Human Resources
- Information Technology and Communication
- Law (Legal and Compliance)
- Procurement and Logistics
- Funza Lushaka Teaching Bursary 2019/2020 (1)
- City of Polokwane Bursary Opportunity 2020 (1)
- PSG BURSARY OPPORTUNITY 2022 (1)
- Clicks Foundation Bursary Programme 2021 (1)
MORE ABOUT THE MERCEDES-BENZ BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE & SELECTION
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and may be required to partake in psychometric assessments before final selection is made. If you do not receive any feedback, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: tuition fees, textbooks, and meals. Bursary recipients may also have the opportunity to partake in vacation work at the Mercedes-Benz, East London plant, during holidays, and the chance to join the MBSA Graduate Development programme after graduation. (conditions apply)
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MERCEDES-BENZ BURSARY
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):