Tiger Brands: Bursary Programme 2022

Tiger Brands invites suitable applicants for Bursary programme for 2022,

Location: South Africa
Closing Date: 22nd October 2021

Tiger Brands is a South African food and beverage company based out of Johannesburg. Founded by Jacob Frankel and Joffe Marks in 1921 as Tiger Oats Limited, the company is now in the top 40 of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, making it one of the largest companies in the country. Tiger Brands offers financial assistance to a certain number of students every year in the form of bursaries. These are graduate bursaries and are meant for students who are pursuing their graduation.

Fields of study

For the academic session 2022, here are the fields of study the bursaries will be awarded in:

  • Chemical engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electronic engineering
  • Industrial engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Marketing

Bursary coverage

  • Full tuition fees
  • Registration fees
  • Exam fees
  • Prescribed books


  • Must be a South African citizen
  • Must have successfully completed Matric
  • Must be studying in the first year of the degree at the time of applying
  • Must be entering the 2nd year of the degree in 2022
  • Must be studying at a recognised tertiary institution for at least six months at the time of applying
  • Must have scored no less than 65% overall average in Matric
  • Must have scored at least 65% overall average in the first semester of tertiary education
  • Must hold a strong academic record
  • Must be in need of financial assistance
  • Must demonstrate strong skills in Mathematics, Accounting, and Science

How to apply

Upload the scanned documents to a composed email and send them to graduatebursaries@tigerbrands.com. For the subject line, insert Tiger Brands Graduate Bursary Application.”

Required documents

  • ID documents (certified copies only)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Academic transcripts or records of the first semester in 1st year of study (certified copies only)
  • Proof of income of your parents or guardians (submit latest payslips if employed, or else submit an affidavit if unemployed) (certified copies only)


It’s recommended to resolve your queries about the bursary before applying. To get in touch with the bursary provider, use these contact details:

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