FMCSA Ford Bursary

Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) supports the youth of South Africa in realizing their aspirations for a brighter future by offering valuable workplace experience annually. FMCSA sponsors top final year students to complete their academic qualifications. Bursary recipients may also be considered for the Graduate Trainee Program upon successful completion of their studies. Deadline: Open.

To access the latest application form, visit the Ford website and download a copy.

Alternatively, click the “Apply Now” button located at the top right of this page.

Applications should be emailed to: The subject line of the email should read: “Bursary: Industrial Engineering” or “Bursary: Mechanical Engineering.”

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Study Fields:

  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering


  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate

Additional Information: Students must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • Must be a South African citizen
  • Must have completed Matric
  • Must be currently studying full-time towards an Engineering qualification at a recognized South African tertiary institute
  • Must be entering their final year of study
  • Must have an excellent academic record Visit for more information.