Maize Trust Bursary Application 2025/2026

Maize Trust Bursary Application 2025/2026

The Maize Trust Bursary Application for 2025/2026. Find below How to Apply for Maize Trust Bursary 2025/2026.

Our Bursaries pages seek to provide readers (Students) and applicants with:

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About the Maize Trust: The Maize Trust, established in 1998, was formed after the Maize Board closure, with the main aim of promoting the maize industry of South Africa. The Trust provides the maize industry with financial support, to organisations and institutions that conduct a production and market-related research programmes.
The Trust also provides funding for assimilation and circulation of market information, as well as increases market access for the maize industry’s benefit.

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Details of Maize Trust Bursary

Field of Study

Masters and Doctoral studies only

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Meteorology
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agronomy
  • Plant Breeding
  • Plant Physiology
  • Plant Biochemistry
  • Plant Pathology
  • Plant Entomology
  • Plant Nematology
  • Pasture Science
  • Food Sciences (relevant to the crop industry)
  • Livestock Science
  • Weed Science
  • Soil Science
  • Soil Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biometry

Maize Trust Bursary Application Requirements

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Studying full time within one of the aforementioned fields of study (MSc or PhD only)
  • Studying at a recognised University in South Africa
  • Intend on conducting a thesis on a topic that has been approved by the Maize Trust
  • Willing to work within the South African maize industry after completing your studies
  • Have read and agreed to all terms of the Maize Trust Bursary Scheme Agreement (.pdf)

Maize Trust Bursary Application Procedures

  • ID document (certified copy of)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy of)
  • Other qualification certificates (certified copy of)
  • Full tertiary academic record
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Summary/ short description of your intended thesis

Closing Date: 31 January

Contact Maize Trust for more details about the Bursary and also check your status.

Please contact L&L Agricultural Services (the Maize Trust’s bursary administrators) directly:

Contact Person: Audra du Plessis

Tel: 012 807 3958/ 012 807 4191

Fax: 012 349 8707

Email: l-loperation@mweb.co.za

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