1. Cut-off date for all applications: End of October. Application form must be accompanied by an initial quote from the accredited tertiary institution. Application form to be submitted to the General Manager’s Office. Thereafter the Branch to approve application and forward to Natex Education Committee soon after approval during last Branch meeting. Branch to ensure that the previous results and general performance of the applicants were to the satisfaction of the approving branch;
2. Conditional or provisional approval by NATEX Education Committee: During November.
Provisional letter of approval to student/applicant must stipulate that the approval is subject to
(a) results being submitted, indicating pass marks and
(b) availability of funds by the Institute;
3. Examination marks must be faxed or emailed through to the Branch:
Examination marks to be forwarded to NATEX Education Committee, by not later than the second Friday of January;
4. NATEX Educational Committee to finalise application by not later than the third Friday of January.
A letter to be written to the tertiary institution, indicating that bursary has been approved to the amount of RXX. Amount will be paid on receipt of final account from institution. Also that receiving a bursary for that academic year, does not imply that student/applicant will receive bursaries for subsequent years and needs to re-apply for further bursaries.