Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Bursary Application 2023-2024

By | December 29, 2021

Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Bursary Application 2023-2024

Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Bursary Application 2023-2024

Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Bursary Application

About Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Bursary

  • The Industrial Development Corporation of SA Ltd (IDC) is involved in a number of human resource development, capacity building, and human capital development initiatives in order to address the country’s acute skills shortages, as well as using it as a recruitment and development mechanism for professional employees.
  • One of these initiatives is the offer of bursaries or study aid to qualified students.

The bursary covers the following study-related costs:

 

  • University fees
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Books
  • Laptop

Timelines for new applications for the bursary

November 30 is the deadline for the submission of fresh applications.

Sectors the bursary funds

  • AGRO-PROCESSING & AGRICULTURE

Developing a competitive industry in the food, beverage, fibre, forestry and agro-derivative industries; that utilises and develops local and regional resources to supply domestic demand and increase participation in international trade.

  • AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORT EQUIPMENT

Offering funding as well as industry and project development support to businesses involved in developing the automotive, rail, aerospace and ship industries.

  • CHEMICALS, MEDICAL & INDUSTRIAL MINERAL PRODUCTS

Our Chemicals, Medical & Industrial Mineral Products Strategic Business Unit (SBU) supports and promotes entrepreneurship, industrial development and strategic partnerships by building competitive industries and enterprises in South Africa and the rest of Africa.

  • ENERGY

The Energy Sector is undergoing a major transformation from traditional fossil fuel power sources to modern environmentally sustainable technologies and business models such as Renewable Energy, Energy Storage Technologies, Hydrogen Fuel/Power, Fuel Cells, Distributed Generation, Mini and Micro Grids, Energy Efficiency and Management, etc.

  • INFRASTRUCTURE

Funding from the infrastructure SBU will enable our clients to pursue growth opportunities in water and sanitation, telecommunications, logistics, and transport.

  • MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT & ELECTRONICS

Offering finance, and where relevant, technical assistance to a range of manufacturers, with the aim of seeing a competitive and diversified local machinery and capital equipment industry.

  • MEDIA & AUDIO-VISUAL

To be a driving force in the development of a sustainable media and audio-visual value chain in South Africa.

  • MINING & METALS

Since 1940, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has helped facilitate South Africa’s industrial capacity by financing viable businesses within key sectors to stimulate the country’s economic growth.

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  • TEXTILES & WOOD PRODUCTS

Offering support to a variety of enterprises across the sector, ranging from creators of home décor to leather goods producers to manufacturers of natural synthetic fabric

  • TOURISM & SERVICES

Primarily investing in the accommodation sub-sector, with a particular focus on business hotels in fast-growing areas – high impact, a sustainable, tourist attraction that provide niche products offerings.

How to apply

  • Interested and qualified individuals can apply for the scholarship online.
  • To apply online, kindly click here

Contact details

Head Office
19 Fredman Drive, Sandown

PO Box 784055
Sandton, 2146

Tel: 011 269 3000

Call Centre
Tel: 0860 693 888

Email: callcentre@idc.co.za

Service Feedback
Share your service experience.
Email: service@idc.co.za

Media Enquiries
Tel: 011 269 3922

Email: media@idc.co.za

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