NAACAM merSETA Bursary

NAACAM merSETA Bursary 2023 – Are you looking for NAACAM merSETA Bursary online application 2023? In this article, I will provide you with details on the NAACAM merSETA Bursary, how to submit your application online and other related information.

Application is currently open for NAACAM merSETA Bursary 2023. National Association of Automotive Component and Allied Manufacturers (NAACAM) invites student to apply for its merSETA Bursary Programme 2023 academic year.

  • Closing Date: 30 September 2022

Bursaries will be awarded for undergraduate studies in these fields:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Process Engineering
  • Quality Engineering
  • Supply Chain and Logistics

The NAACAM bursary is supported and funded by Manufacturing, Engineering and Related Services Sector Education and Training Authority (merSETA).


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):

  • You must be currently in Matric or must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying or intend on studying towards an undergraduate qualification, in one of the fields listed above
  • You must be entering your 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of study
  • You must be studying or intend on studying at a recognised and accredited tertiary institution in South Africa
  • Students with disabilities are encouraged to apply
  • Preference will be given to students from previously disadvantaged communities
  • Preference will be given to students who are immediate family members of employees of NAACAM manufacturing member companies (check which companies are NAACAM members here)

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online at: NAACAM Bursary Application 2023

Shortlisted applicants may be required to submit the following documents – these documents are not required for the intial bursary application stage:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric latest results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record/ transcripts, if currently studying (on institutions letterhead)