Bursaries and Internship Opportunities

Bursary Opportunities for 2017 are now closed 2018 Opportunities will be advertised when available. 


Please view more information regarding bursaries at the JRA below:

In line with the JRA’s talent management strategy, the Johannesburg Roads Agency offers comprehensive bursaries to students for full-time studies at accredited tertiary institutions. The bursary includes vacation work and experiential training. Johannesburg Roads Agency invites students/undergraduates who are interested in joining the Roads industry to apply for bursaries in the study fields mentioned below:

• Engineering (Civil/Electrical)• Financial Management/Accounting• Internal Audit
• Information Technology/Information Management
• Built Environment (Construction Management)

Criteria for selection:

• Selection of successful candidates will be based on academic merit and financial need 

• Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals, persons with disabilities and females 

• South African citizens 

• Preference will be given to applicants residing in the Johannesburg jurisdiction.


The bursary covers the following: 

• Tuition fees 

• Study material/tools 

• Residence fees.


Internship Programme 


The Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA) invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the Internship programme.
In line with the Company’s learning and development as well as talent acquisition and management initiatives, the JRA offers comprehensive learning opportunities to unemployed graduates to acquire skills and experience in various learning areas.

The JRA therefore invites applications for a 12-month Internship programme. This programme is aimed at enhancing the employability of the unemployed graduates who have graduated in various study fields. Successful candidates will be required to enter into a formal Internship Contract with the JRA. Successful candidates will be paid a monthly stipend for the duration of the programme.

Applicants must have completed a Bachelor’s degree/National Diploma in one of the following study fields:



JRA is an equal opportunity company and committed to EE principles.
Please note that should you not be contacted within 90 days of the closing date, consider your application unsuccessful. JRA reserves the right not to award. By submitting your application for a bursary/internship, you acknowledge that the information is required for the purpose of processing and adjudicating your bursary/internship application against the specified requirements to qualify for a bursary/internship and you consent to the processing and archiving of the said information. Note that only applicants who submitted the necessary supporting documents and who meet the minimum requirements will be considered.




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