The Academy for Facility Management is pleased to announce that any 2017 HEFMA conference delegates who currently have no formal FM qualification is eligible for a bursary from the Academy for  FM to enable him/her to study towards a formal FM qualification.

The bursary is to the value of R17 500 and can be used for studies towards the Higher Certificate in FM (HCFM – NQF 5) or the Advanced Certificate in Facility Maintenance Management (ACFMM – NQF Level 6). The bursary represents 50% of the full fees.

A random draw will be used to select the winner.

To be in the running for the bursary, please complete the following information:


Your Name and Surname (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Telephone Number (required)

Employer (required)

Why should you receive this bursary? (required)


Applications close at 16:00 on Wednesday 18 October  2017 at 5pm. The winner will be announced during  HEFMA’s Conference on 19 October. 

Terms & conditions apply:

Please note that:

  1. The bursary covers 50% of the study fee and any applicant who accepts the bursary will have to come to an agreement with the Academy for the rest of the study fees.

  2. No money will be paid to any successful applicant as the bursary will cover registration and tuition fees per module / subject as per the amount specified above.

  3. Application for the HCFM bursary is open to anyone who:

    • Has a valid matric / Grd 12 certificate.

    • Is employed in the field of Facilities Management.

  4. Application for the ACFMM bursary is open to anyone who:

    • Has a valid NQF5 qualification relevant to FM.

  5. Also note that:

    1. The bursary requires that a student will pass all subjects in every semester in order to continue receiving the bursary in the next semester.

    2. The bursary will be terminated if a student fails any subject outright or ceases to participate without written communication with the Academy

    3. The bursary holder does not have the right to cede the bursary to any other person.

    4. The Academy reserves the right to terminate the bursary / agreement with any student at any time.

    5. The decision by the Academy in bursary decisions are final. The Academy will not provide reasons for the award or otherwise of a bursary to anyone and will not engage in any correspondence with anyone regarding this matter.