GWK Ben Scholtz Bursary Fund

By | January 9, 2020

GWK Ben Scholtz Bursary Fund

GWK Ben Scholtz Bursary Fund 2021 – 2022 - All Bursaries SA


GWK Ben Scholtz Bursary Fund

About GWK Ben Scholtz

GWK is a leading company in the agribusiness sector and is actually one of the largest and most diverse agribusinesses in the country. The sole objective of the company is to improve life; this includes the lives of employees, the lives of farmers, and the lives of consumers.

GWK is divided into 3 sub-sectors:

  • GWK Agri, which provides solutions to farmers by supporting farmers from beginning to end. GWK provides farmers with inputs, solutions and other services.
  • GWK Farm Foods connects consumers with their food sources (farmers). GWK considers the needs of consumers and produces the highest quality products.
  • GWK Trading focuses on creating the best domestic and international markets for the company’s products. GWK manages the trade of its farmers’ products and establishes a seamless trade channel for farmers to continue to produce.

The GWK Ben Scholtz Bursary Fund will be awarding bursaries to students who intend on studying towards a career options within GWK or scarce skills, such as:

  • Agricultural Economists
  • Agriculturists
  • Buyers
  • Grain Procurers
  • Programmers
  • Safex traders

The scholarship will include registration fees, tuition, and prescribed textbook fees.

Once students complete their qualifications, they will be eligible to fill openings within the GWK Group. If there are no vacancies, the scholarship will be turned into a loan and will be repaid.

GWK will provide feedback on the results of all successful grant applications by October 31st.


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):

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Good academic record
  • Studying or intend on studying in one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying or intend on studying at a recognised tertiary institution in SA


Applications must be done online at:
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Latest exam results (certified copy)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Course details
  • Fees involved in your selected course (including registration fees, tuition and prescribed books)


For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact GWK directly:
GWK Head Office
Tel: 053 298 8200

for more info visit

Very Useful Links




Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *