Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION

The Department of Basic Education deals with schools throughout South Africa, from Grade R to 12 and adult literacy programmes. The DBE was formerly part of the National Department of Education before it split into two: the DBE (Department of Basic Education) and DHE (Department of Higher Education)

The departments goal is to create a sustainable South African education system for the 21st century – one where all learners have access to learning, training and education. Their vision is that the education system will improve the quality of life for all South Africans and create a peaceful, prosperous and democratic country.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The Department of Education in South Africa, has a bursary programme for student teachers that require study funding – The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme. The aim of this bursary award is to help financially disadvantages students who intend on studying in the Education sector, who will ultimately give back to the community by teaching at public schools.
Bursaries will be awarded for the following qualifications: Bachelor of Education (BEd) / Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE).

  • Foundation Phase Teaching (Grades R-3): with preference for African Languages
  • Intermediate and Senior Phase Teaching (Grades 4-9): majoring in any of the following 2 subjects: Mathematics/ Languages/ Technology/ Natural Science
  • FET Phase Teaching (Grades 10-12): majoring in any of the following 2 subjects: Accounting/ Economics/ Mathematics/ Technical Mathematics/ Agricultural Sciences/ Physical Sciences/ Life Sciences/ Technical Science/ Geography/ Languages/ Agricultural Technology/ Civil Technology/ Information Technology/ Computer Applications Technology/ Electrical Technology/ Mechanical Technology/ Engineering Graphics and Design

 

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE & SERVICE CONTRACT

The bursary covers the following expenses: tuition fees, food and accommodation, textbooks and study materials and allowance for general living expenses.

Please note: on completion of the teaching qualification, bursary applicants will be required to teach at a public school for the equal duration of their bursary.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Be accepted into a suitable qualification, at one of the recognised tertiary institutions
  • Must be able to show satisfactory academic capability
  • Willing to teach at a school appointed to them by the Provincial Education Department
  • A keen interest in working with children
  • Clear criminal record
  • NOT have any charges of misconduct or dismissed from work
  • Preference will be given to applicants in rural areas and applicants who intend on teaching in rural areas

First time university entrants:

  • Matric exemption/ endorsement/ bachelor degree admission
  • Achieved a minimum of 60%/ level 4 (Standard Grade) OR 50% (Higher Grade) in Matric for subject you intend on specialising to teach
  • If intending on specialising in Foundation Phase – must have passed Matric Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy AND a minimum of 60%/ level 4 (Standard Grade) OR 50% (Higher Grade) for your Home Language
  • If intending on specialising in Technology subjects (including CAT) – must have passed Matric Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy
  • If completed Matric before 2008 when Mathematics was not a compulsory subject – must have achieved a minimum average of 50%

Students currently at university:

  • Passed all subjects in last year of tertiary study
  • Achieved a minimum average of 55% for all subjects studied in last year of tertiary study
  • Achieved a minimum average of 55% for subjects related to the teaching area of specialisation in last year of tertiary study

New students enrolling for PGCE:

  • Completed a qualification that allows admission into PGCE
  • For PGCE Foundation Phase Teaching – must have majored in an African Language and Psychology
  • For PGCE Intermediate Phase, Senior Phase, Further Education and Training Teaching – must have majored in chosen area of specialisation from the B. degree
  • Have a minimum of 2 selected priority subjects at 2nd year of study
  • Have enough subjects in the selected priority subjects to qualify to teach at school

Current bursars:

  • Achieved a minimum average of 50% across all subjects
  • Passed a minimum of two-thirds of subjects studied in the most recent year of university study
  • Passed a minimum of two-thirds of priority subjects in the most recent year of Higher Education study
  • If doing 1 priority subject – must have passed the subject
  • Progressing to the next year of study

Note: if the university requirements are higher than the Funza Lushaka Bursary requirements, the higher requirement will apply.

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Please follow these instructions to apply:
1) Visit the e-Government Portal website at: www.eservices.gov.za
2) Register an account by filling in your personal information
3) Login using your selected username and password
4) Select the “Funza Lushaka Bursary Scheme” on the e-Services Menu
5) Insert the OTP you received
6) Read and accept the Terms and Conditions
7) Click on the 2019 application button on the dashboard
8) Fill in the required information
9) Read and accept the declaration to confirm your information
Please ensure that you have read the Funza Lushaka Bursary Information (.pdf) before applying.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Latest Matric results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Academic transcript, if currently at university (certified copy)
  • Proof of acceptance/ registration at university

 

CLOSING DATE

New applications – 11 January 2019.
Re-applications – 16 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

BBD Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – BBD

BBD was formed by 3 developers – Tom Budge, Sandra Barone and Ralf Dominick, in 1984. The companies services and expertise include the following areas – systems integration, user experience design, mobile app services, software development, IT & development consulting, as well as maintenance and support.

The company also has an in-house research and development team who provide guidance, training and insight regarding the newest technology tools, trends and framework.

BBD has been a market leader in providing custom application design and software development solutions for the past 30 plus years. The company has assisted major banks, insurance firms, telecommunication companies and government institutes to get their systems online. Some of the companies top clients include: Alexander Forbes, Absa, Nedbank, Standard Bank, African Bank, Discovery, Momentum, Old Mutual, Liberty, Vodacom and MultiChoice.

The IT company currently employs a workforce of 700 staff members, which include application designers, system architects, software engineers, tech-trend enthusiasts and digital strategists. BBD are headquartered in Johannesburg but also have offices in Cape Town, Pretoria, India and Bulgaria.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED, COVERAGE & OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

The BBD bursary is aimed at students who wish to study and pursue a career within the software development field. Financial need and academic merit will be considered during selection of the correct candidate.

Bursaries will covers the following IT-related degrees (BCom/ BEng/ BIS/ BSc):

  • Computer and Software Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Informatics
  • Information Technology

 

The bursary will provide coverage of university tuition fees and a monthly allowance for living expenses and incidentals.

Over and above the financial award, students will receive mentorship and have exposure to project work. Once students have graduated, they will also be able to take up permanent employment at BBD.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Studying or intend on studying towards an IT degree qualification in one of the aforementioned fields of study (Bachelors, Honours, Masters or Doctorate)
  • Studying or intend on studying at a recognised University in South Africa
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 70%
  • Passionate about creating and building software
  • Good level of written and verbal communication

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Applications must be done online at: APPLY HERE
(Job reference number: BBD00397)

Alternatively, you can apply here: APPLY HERE
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Latest Matric results (if currently in Matric)
  • Matric certificate (if completed Matric)
  • Latest university transcripts (if at tertiary level)
  • Curriculum Vitae

 

CLOSING DATE

1 December 2018.

Afrimat: Mechanical Engineering Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2019

Closing Date: 27 November 2018Afrimat will fund the following qualifications:

  • BSc / BEng Degree: Mechanical Engineering

Requirements for applicants: 

  • Currently busy with the second year of study.
  • Must originally be from the Bronkhorstspruit area.
  • Grade 12 with Mathematics & Science 60%
  • Proof of Registration from a South African recognized training institution
  • Latest academic results
  • Copy of South African ID
  • Proof of address
  • Copy of CV

 How To Apply

Please forward your application to shadi.mnisi@afrimat.co.za

 

 

Kimberley Ekapa Mining Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – KEM-JV

Kimberley Ekapa Mining JV (KEM-JV), located in Kimberley, Northern Cape is a joint venture between Ekapa Mining and Petra. KEM-JV includes the Kimberley Underground mine, the high volume Central Treatment Plant and tailings retreatment programmes.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

Kimberley Ekapa Mining will be awarding bursaries within the following fields of study:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Metallurgy

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE, CONTRACTUAL OBLIGATION & SELECTION

The bursary will provide coverage for the following expenses: tuition fees, accommodation and meals or an allowance and a travel allowance. Bursary recipients will also receive life skills training if required and partake in compulsory practical vacation work at Kimberley Ekapa Mining over the December/ January holidays.

Once students have graduated, they will be required to Kimberley Ekapa Mining – the duration of employment will be equal to the period of bursary funding received

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted and required to undergo the recruitment and selection process, which includes a panel interview, pre-screening, profile testing, various assessments, medical clearance and security clearance. If you do not receive any feedback within 30 days of the application deadline, please accept that your application was not successful.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Currently in Matric OR completed Matric
  • Achieved a minimum of level 6 for Mathematics (NOT Mathematical Literacy) in mid-year exams
  • Achieved a minimum of level 6 for Science in mid-year exams
  • Studying or intend on studying within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying or have been accepted to study at a University or University of Technology in South Africa
  • Good academic record if currently studying
  • *Preference will be granted to: students who are children of Kimberley Ekapa Mining permanent employees, students who reside within the Frances Baard Municipality with the required qualifications and children on Company scholarship programmes

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Students who meet the above eligibility criteria, must apply by submitting clear copies of the following supporting documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric mid-year results, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record, if at tertiary level (certified copy)
  • Proof of acceptance to study at a University or University of Technology
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Proof of residence (if residing within the Frances Baard Municipality)

 

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: kemjv-recruitment1@kemjv.com
(Insert the words “KEM-JV Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line and quote the reference number “KEM166” in your application).

CLOSING DATE

21 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

Institute for Landscape Architecture in South Africa (ILASA) Bursary 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – ILASA

The Institute for Landscape Architecture in South Africa (ILASA) mission is to advance and represent the Landscape Architecture profession within the country. The ILASA is made up of 3 bodies that represent members nationwide: ILASA Gauteng, ILASA KZN and ILASA Cape.

The Institute aims to create demand for the Landscape Architecture service, both within the private and public sector of the country. They are registered with the South African Council for the Landscape Architectural Profession.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The ILASA Bursary Scheme is aimed at assisting previously disadvantaged students, and to promote diversity in Landscape Architecture. Bursaries will be awarded to students pursuing a qualification in the Landscape Architectural profession (undergraduate or postgraduate Diploma/ Degree).

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen OR South African naturalized citizen
  • Studying or plan to study towards an approved Landscape Architectural qualification (undergraduate/ postgraduate)
  • Studying or plan to study at a recognised South African tertiary institution (registered and accredited with SACLAP (South African Council of the Landscape Architectural Profession) and the Council for Higher Education))
  • Achieved a minimum average of 60% in previous year of study
  • Proven financial need
  • *Students with disabilities are encouraged to apply

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the ILASA Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
Bursary recipients will be required to agree to and sign the
ILASA Bursary Agreement (.pdf) and the ILASA Bursary Policy (.pdf)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies)
  • Parents/ guardians (breadwinner) proof of income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed/ financial balance sheet if self-employed: certified copies)
  • Full academic record from tertiary institution (certified copy)

 

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: ilasa@ilasa.co.za AND nadia@citygreenla.co.za
(Insert the words “ILASA Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).

CLOSING DATE

12 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

KZN Provincial Treasury Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – KZN PROVINCIAL TREASURY

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Provincial Treasury is responsible for ensuring that the provinces resource are correctly allocated, government revenue and expenditure is accounted for, as well as good governance and financial management.

The Departments core values include: Efficiency, Integrity, Professionalism, Service Excellence, Responsibility, Financial Discipline, Loyalty and Respect.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Treasury will be awarding bursaries to those studying towards a Bachelor’s degree, within the following fields of study:

  • Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Economics
  • Law

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Between 18 and 35 years old
  • Reside in the KwaZulu-Natal Province
  • Willing to study within the KwaZulu-Natal Province
  • Currently in Matric OR have completed Matric
  • Plan on studying towards a Bachelor’s degree in one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Have been provisionally accepted to study at a public tertiary institution

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the KZN Provincial Treasury Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 final results (certified copy)
  • Matric mid-year and trial results (certified copies)
  • Matric certificate if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Proof of application on the CAO
  • Curriculum from the tertiary institute
  • Fee structure/ detailed quote from the tertiary institute (including registration fee and tuition fees)
  • Motivational letter (stating your chosen field of study, your contact details and why you deserve to be awarded a bursary)
  • Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (payslips if employed/ proof of unemployment from department of labour if unemployed/ pension receipt if applicable)

 

Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Post:
KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Treasury
Directorate: Resources
PO Box 3613
Pietermaritzburg
3200
(Attention: Ms CP Sibisi, the Head of Department)

2) Hand delivered:
Treasury Hou​​​se
145 Chief Albert Luthuli Street
Pietermaritzburg

(Please note that faxed and emailed applications will NOT be accepted).

CLOSING DATE

16 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the KZN Provincial Treasury directly:
Contact Person: Ms T Suleman
Tel: 033 897 4372

NHFC: Bursary / Scholarship Programme 2019

Closing Date: 31 November 2019The NHFC has set-up a tertiary bursary fund to bolster capacity, expertise and work opportunities related to the housing finance sector. It is intended for tertiary students in the second year and postgraduate levels, in fields of study listed here-below:

  • Finance
  • Economic Development
  • Risk Management
  • Real Estate,
  •  Property Markets
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Human Settlements
  • Housing,
  • Construction Economics
  • Housing Construction
  • Developmental Studies
  • Built Environment

The Bursary Applicants must:

  • be a financially disadvantaged South Africa n Citizen
  • prove high academic performance and achievement

Although awarding of the full bursary quantum shall, as a rule be honoured, the NHFC reserves the right to prioritise tuition fees, prescribed books and course material. Student accommodation and other requirements will be given less priority. The NHFC Bursary is renewable each year, depending on academic performance.

Required Documents

  • Grade 12 and past Academic results
  • RSA Bar Coded ID
  • Proof of admission by the University
  • Academic record on the official letterhead of the University
  • ID of Parent/Guardian
  • IDs/Birth Certificates of all persons listed as part of household
  • Proof of Monthly Income of Parent / Guardian

How To Apply

Download Bursary Fund Application Form

If the required documentation is not attached to the NHFC Bursary Application Form, it will not be considered further. The closing date for applications is 31 November 2019 late applications will not be considered. Only short – listed applicants will be contacted. All applications should be forward to: bursary@nhfc.co.za

Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust (CRET) Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – CYRIL RAMAPHOSA FOUNDATION

The Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation, previously known as the Shanduka Foundation, was founded by Cyril Ramaphosa and the Shanduka Group in 2004. However, in 2015, the Foundation underwent a name change and is currently known as the Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation. The Foundation’s mission is to create opportunities for students by way of education and enterprise development.

In 1996, Cyril Ramaphosa started assisting students from disadvantaged backgrounds with bursaries to attend university. The funding was earned from his public speaking engagements and in 2000, the Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust (CRET) was established. Today, the CRET is an independent non-profit organisation of the Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

The Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation founded the Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust (CRET) Bursary Programme in order to assist students from financially disadvantaged backgrounds, who demonstrate strong academic results and would otherwise not be able to afford to study further.

The bursary is open to students in any field of study (provided that the studies are no longer than 5 years).
The bursary coverage will be based on students needs, but may include the following: tuition fees, prescribed books and other study materials, meals, accommodation and a living expense allowance (if motivated).

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Between 16 and 30 years old
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Studying or have applied to study towards an undergraduate qualification (NOT postgraduate)
  • Studying or have applied to study at a recognised and accredited institution in South Africa
  • Strong academic record
  • Leadership skills
  • Empathetic ability
  • Strong developmental communication skills
  • Proven financial need
  • *Preference will be given to those studying towards essential and scarce skills (per the Department of Labour, SETAs and labour and economic advisors)

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the CRET Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric mid-year, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric mid-year AND final results, if completed Matric (certified copies)
  • Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (payslips if employed certified copies/ proof of pension or grant if applicable)
  • Testimonial from an educator or community official
  • Motivational essay (explaining why you deserve to be awarded the bursary, the support you expect to receive from the bursary and life values)

 

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: cretbursary@cyrilramaphosa.org
(Insert the words “CRET Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).

CLOSING DATE

30 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

PSG Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – PSG

PSG is a top independent financial services group, who provide services such as financial planning, investments, unit trusts, stockbroking, life insurance, healthcare, estate and trust services, personal and commercial short term insurance. The company has been operating since 1998, and are present not only in South Africa, but also in Mauritius and Namibia.

The companies services are split into 3 major categories: “PSG Insure” for commercial and personal short-term insurance; “PSG Wealth” for individual, family and business wealth management services; and “PSG Asset Management” for global funds, segregated portfolios and local unit trusts for individuals and institutions.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

The PSG Bursary is for students who are studying towards an Engineering or IT Degree qualification and are wanting to further their career in the financial services industry.

Bursaries will be awarded within the following fields of study:

  • Actuarial Science
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Investments Management (CFP will be an advantage)
  • Informatics
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Software Development
  • Computer Science
  • Data Analytics
  • Project Management
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering

 

The bursary will provide coverage of the following expenses: tuition fees, prescribed textbooks etc.

Apart from the financial support, students will also receive the following:

  • mentoring, coaching and hands-on training
  • entrance into the graduate programme
  • working experience within the financial services industry

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Studying towards a degree qualification within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 65%
  • Able to keep calm and work well under pressure
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Pay close attention to detail
  • Resilient
  • Energetic
  • Solution oriented
  • Ambitious
  • Self-motivated

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Applications must be done online at: CLICK HERE
(Reference number: #PSG-51343)

Before you can apply, you will be required to Register an account here: CLICK HERE – thereafter you must Login here: CLICK HERE
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Degree qualification certificate (certified copy)
  • Academic transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae

 

CLOSING DATE

30 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact PSG directly:
Head Office
Tel: 0800 551 552
Email: info@psg.co.za

KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – KZN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport, established in 1994, aims to provide a safe, accessible and regulated road transportation system for its residents.

The Department is responsible for managing the provinces transportation system, as well as: implementing Road Safety Campaigns and Awareness Programmes; constructing, repairing and maintaining the provincial road network; regulating traffic; registering and licensing drivers and vehicles; managing and controlling public and freight transport operations, as well as provincial vehicle fleet.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport will be awarding bursaries within the following fields of study:

  • Civil Engineering (BSc)
  • Transportation Economics (National Diploma)
  • Transportation Management (Diploma)
  • Logistics Management (Diploma)

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Between 18 and 35 years old
  • Reside within the KwaZulu-Natal province
  • Currently in Matric OR have completed Matric
  • Studying or intend on studying within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Accepted/ provisionally accepted to study OR have a CAO receipt
  • Good academic record
  • From a previously disadvantaged background/ vulnerable group

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport Bursary Application Form(.pdf)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 report, if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record, if currently studying (certified copy)
  • Proof of acceptance or registration from a tertiary institution
  • Degree/ diploma syllabus from the tertiary institution (including number of modules and number of years of study)
  • Outline of tuition fees from the tertiary institution
  • Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies)
  • Parents/ guardians death certificate if deceased (certified copies)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income/ affidavit or proof of unemployment from Department of Labour
  • Parents/ guardians income and expense statement
  • Motivational letter about why you deserve to be awarded a bursary

 

Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Hand delivery:
The Bursary Unit
Department of Transport
172 Burger Street
Pietermaritzburg
3201

2) Post:
The Bursary Unit
Department of Transport
Private Bag X9043
Pietermaritzburg
3200

CLOSING DATE

9 November 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the KZN Department of Transport directly:
Contact Person: N Khanyile
Tel: 033 355 8828 / 033 355 8794