Canyon Coal is a coal exploration and mining company founded in 2006. It has operations and projects in Mpumalanga and Gauteng provinces of South Africa.

Canyon Coal invites students from South Africa who are interested in joining the Mining Industry to apply for External Bursary Scheme in the study fields of Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, Mine Survey, Geology and Analytical Chemistry.

The aim of the bursaries is to assist excellent students from South Africa.

Course Level: These bursaries are available to pursue the undergraduate degree.

Study Subject: These bursaries are awarded in the following fields:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mine Survey
  • Geology
  • Analytical Chemistry

Scholarship Award: These bursaries will cover the following:

  • The bursary covers full tuition, accommodations and book allowances.

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known

Scholarship can be taken in South Africa

Eligibility Criteria: 

Applicants must meet the following area for these bursaries:

  • Bursaries are available to South African citizens who already studying with a 65% average at a tertiary institution.

Nationality: South African applicants can apply for these bursaries.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.

Method of Application: 

Applicants can apply via email.

  • Applications forms are available from Nomfundo Mkhwebani at
  • The following documentation must accompany the application form: Certified ID Copy, Certified matric results, certified copies of tertiary academic records including most recent results, certified copies of 2016 Proof of registration and fee statement. Completed forms with certified copies of attachments should be e-mailed back to

Scholarship Application Deadline: October 30, 2017.

For more info, visit Scholarship Link