Deloitte is committed to making an impact to 14 million African lives by 2030 and as part of living our purpose of making an impact to our people, clients and society, the Deloitte Executive Committee has approved a Volunteer policy that gives staff up to 40 hours per annum to volunteer at organisations in need. […]
ENGINEERING ACADEMY COHORTS COMPLETE THEIR FIRST DESIGN CHALLENGES FOR THE YEAR Our Engineering Academy learners have completed their first Design Challenges for 2023! Our Academy participants, both Cohort 1 and 2, can breathe a breath of relief as they have overcome their first milestone for 2023 as they finished Clean Stream and Spring Loaded, respectively. […]
If we are to inspire a new generation of career men and women, we need to start exposing and inspiring learners to the various career options available while they are still in their lower grades. This allows them to make informed decisions when choosing careers. The Next Engineers: Engineering Discovery programme boasts itself in inspiring […]
It is, once again, that time of the year! The Next Engineers Johannesburg team is recruiting learners for the Engineering Camp for 2023. We are looking for 200 learners across all Johannesburg districts. Engineering Camp Applications are open until the 19th of May 2023, after which the selection will take place and the selected applicants […]
Our fundraising events are nearing us and we would really like you to join us. Please complete the form below to register your attendance. https://acrobat.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:fd1d73e8-5cd9-3242-a45f-cdc05e037d6f
To all our Alumni – we would like to keep our records updated. Please would you be so kind to complete the attached form if you have a change in your contact details. https://protec.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/PROTEC-Alumni-contact-form-2-May-2023.pdf
2022 Matriculants say it like it is
PROTEC Tongaat Branch is in the process of equipping their excellent ICT Centre with 32 new computers and laptops – to date, Allan Gray donated 12 new PC towers
Leeron says she didn’t so much as choose a career in finance, as finance chose her – even so, it is a career that she is embracing with great success.
March 23, 2023 GE Volunteers are essential to everything we do in Next Engineers. Our volunteers turn dreams into reality. In sharing their personal career journeys with students, they help students imagine themselves as future engineers. In each of our three programs, volunteers guide students through design challenges, providing a real-world engineering perspective and giving […]
Next Engineers Global #NextEngineers Our 2022/23 Next Engineers Programme is well on its way. Share our successes and achievements with us.
My name is Sinethemba Masinga, and I’m a 23-year-old farmer based in Ndwedwe. My journey with PROTEC began in 2015 when I was in grade 11 at Verulam Secondary School. After high school, I enrolled at the University of KwaZulu Natal to do a BSc in Life and Earth Science, majoring in biochemistry and microbiology. […]
We are excited to invite you to our Golf Day to be held at Wanderers Golf Course and our Gala Dinner at the Protea Hotel, Illovo on the 9th of June 2023. Please see details below and we look forward to you joining us.
As we approach the first anniversary of the official launch of the Next Engineers programme in Johannesburg, we are excited to start the new year with more learners, more school and new activities! The Next Engineers programme has grown immensely since its launch in 2022, reaching a total of 1,718 learners across the Johannesburg education […]
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Fannie Matumba, GM Operations Fannie is a PROTEC stalwart who has added tremendous value, guidance, and support to the organisation and its people for nine eventful years, having joined in November 2013. Fannie says his passion for education support in STEM careers evolved with his recognition for the desperate need for youngsters with successful careers […]
August 26, 2022 An exciting taste of all things engineering was given to 208 Grade 9 learners – 122 girls and 86 boys – from schools around Johannesburg in July at PROTEC’s first GE (formerly General Electric) Next Engineers Camp at Wits University. The GE Next Engineers programme, designed to inspire the next generation of […]
To kickstart our #WomensDay month, we highlight the incredible role that our founder, the late Lente-Louise Louw played in making #ProtecStem what it is today. “She was a remarkable character, trained as a clinical psychologist. She was good friends with Cliff MacMillan, a civil engineer who was concerned about the lack of black engineers in […]