Mercedes-Benz Bursaries 2024: Financial Aid from World’s Most Successful Automotive Companies

About Mercedes-Benz South Africa
If you’re a fan of fast, sleek, elegant cars, then you’ll probably love Mercedes-Benz South Africa. Commonly referred to as the MBSA, the company is a branch of the Mercedes-Benz AG. Despite its young age, with just 60 years of history in the country of South Africa, MBSA has grown into an automotive company that has proven to be one of the most developing establishments in the nation.

MBSA and Mercedes-Benz AG have revolutionized the art of getting from one place to another. It has made society change its way of thinking what a travel experience should be like. It’s not merely just heading towards your destination, but it is also enjoying the trip to your destination as well. With this kind of idealism, Mercedes-Benz AG is always pushing forward to providing the best travel experience through their well-crafted vehicles.

About the Mercedes-Benz South Africa Bursary Programme
Mercedes-Benz is currently offering financial funding for well-deserving students under the Mercedes-Benz South Africa Bursary Programme. Through this bursary programme, the company hopes that they are able to dig out potential students that might be useful towards the good of their company. By providing all the necessary means of economic support to these students, hopefully, they will be able to unlock their full potential.

Candidates are able to sign up for the bursary programme, provided they are currently pursuing in any of these mentioned fields, which includes:

  • Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Computer, Industrial, & IT)
  • Information Technology/Software Development etc
  • Procurement and Logistics
  • Business Studies (Sales, Aftersales, Communications, Marketing, etc)
  • Law (Legal and Compliance)
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Supply Chain/Logistics

There are plentiful of benefits that are entailed towards the Mercedes-Benz South Africa Bursary. Should you be awarded with the bursary, you will be entitled to study at the university of your dreams, an all expenses paid tuition, paid-for meals and study materials, the chance to work in the East London branch of Mercedes-Benz during your holidays, and lastly, take part in the MBSA Graduate programme once you have finished your tertiary studies.

The Mercedes-Benz South Africa Bursary Programme Requirements
The Mercedes-Benz South Africa Bursary Programme seeks out for well-deserving individuals based on a list of tight criteria that they have established before hand. Each of these requirements plays a crucial role in whether your application will be considered as a success or not. Therefore, all candidates should fully adhere to these requirements.

The Mercedes-Benz South Africa Bursary Programme requirements are as follows:

  • Proof a South African nationality or permanent residency
  • Students who have pursued a Grade 12 education
  • Has Grade 12 results of an average of 65%, with key subjects of Mathematics and Physical Science (Engineering stream)
  • Currently admitted into a tertiary institution (preference will be given to 1st and 2nd year students)
  • Has an average score of 65% during the first semester of their tertiary education.

In an effort to become a company that is diverse and inclusive, the bursary programme also welcomes its arms to people who come from disadvantageous backgrounds, such as financially-assisted individuals, people with disabilities, females, and many more types of minorities as well.

How to Apply
To sign up for the Mercedes-Benz Bursary Programme, all you have to do is access the online application portal by clicking the link below.

Apply online: Mercedes-Benz Bursaries 2024.

Like most other online application systems, you will need to create an account beforehand to store in your application forms and supporting documentations. Create your account first, and then we can move on to the rest of the application procedure.

Moving on, once you have engaged yourself within the application system, you will be asked to upload scans of these following items, which includes:

  • An attachment of your most recent Curriculum Vitae (preferably in PDF format)
  • A valid copy of your Grade 11/12 academic scores/an academic transcript of your tertiary studies
  • A valid copy of your identification.

As a friendly reminder, all applications are to be sent through the online application portal only. Any other forms of applications that are submitted through e-mail shall not be acknowledged by the committee and will therefore be automatically disqualified from the application procedure.

Please also take note that all application forms must be complete, along with the necessary documents. If any candidate’s application forms are to be found incomplete or submitted late, they will not be considered for the programme as well.

Closing date this bursary registration is 26 January 2024.

All announcements will be made within 50 days after the closing date. If you have not been notified after those 50 days are up, we regret to inform you that your application has been deemed unsuccessful.

Kayleigh Anne Pretorius
Email: [email protected]
MBSA Place, 210 Aramist Place, 0181, Pretoria


  1. Good day my name is Chris Mbenga I’d love to learn more and this opportunity seem to be one of the best, I am 27 years old and willing to prove myself

  2. I am punctual dependable, hardworking, reliable, helpful and self-motivated am so interested for this job….I believe in team work and also I can work well individually.

  3. I’m 22years old women I’m very confident, dedicated and ambitious work well with people

  4. Hi there I’m interested in Engineering courses Millwright which is a double trade (fitting and machine and electrical) I’m already a student but the In private college..

  5. Good Evening

    I can log in because I was previously rejected. How can I access the application?

  6. Hey i am a 18 year old Candidate and i am interested in this learnership and i promise that you’ll not regret it when offering me this learnership

  7. Hy i am really interested in this learnship you won’t regret by giving me this opportunity i am ready to work with you

  8. Hi my name is blessed Makhubedu I’m from mpumalanga Piet retief I’m really interested on getting a job I have code 10 driver’s license etc… I am a confident guy who knows what he want so I’m willing to learn more about the company and I’m willing to work as hard as I can

  9. Kindly would like to request the link or the main email to this job application . Most certainly your best chosen candidate by business and sales experience both in Automotive and retail departments

  10. I ‘m lindani mzimela at ntuzuma am looking a job i have a driver’s license code 10 an pdp

  11. I am Reynold looking for job learnership I have matric,I am hard worker who is always eager to learn new things

  12. Dear Sir/ Lesedi Bontle Monareng,29 years old I’m interested in your post of learneship, it’s been awhile searching for apprenticeship or learnership,I am person who works hard and never disappoint. So I whish if you can give me an opportunity to work at your company.

  13. Good day

    Am a young adult always willing for developments that are on my disposal also fast cars.

    Being part of this company development would be also my achievement.

  14. I am ambitious, motivated,I thrive on challenge and constantly set goal for my self

    NANUSHCA B BOOYSEN .35yrs of age.Single hard working individual whom strives for quality and persistent productivity . Ability to absorb and nurture hand coordinate skills as second nature . I’m a proud South African woman who no matter my age want to set an example of never giving up.
    Hope to hear from you soon.

  16. Good day sir or madam

    My name is Edgar Phasha and would like to apply for a learnership program posted by your company.

    I have a grade 12 certificate as well as a national diploma in marketing. I am willing to learn and grow with the company. Always open to new challenges.

    If given opportunity to join your team will be ready to start with immediate effect. Hoping to hear from you soon.

    Phasha ME

  17. I’ve been studying automotive for the past 2 years and my levels are very good,i am very passionate about auto,I just finished my matric and I’ve always got an A when comes to Auto, ihope to become one of your team members as I will work hard and perform wonders

  18. M a young vibrant full of energy male person , I have passion into auto work shops especially Mercedes , I will put my effort if I am given a chance to be a part of the tean

    1. I’m a 20 years old woman who is ambitious and confident also dedicated. I would love to work with you

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