Category Archives: Available Bursaries

Government Bursary Programme

The Head of Department of the Gauteng Provincial Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs hereby invites registered/admitted under/post graduate students to apply for bursaries to undertake full-time studies in the academic year. CoGTA is offering 20 bursaries.

6 bursaries of which are earmarked for dependants of military veterans (confirmation of registration in this regards must be attached).

Applicants must pursue full-time under/post graduate studies in the following fields:

  • Corporate Communications,
  • Development Planning
  • Engineering and Town Planning Infrastructure Development related studies
  • Finance and Accounting and
  • Governance and Risk,
  • Human Resource Management,
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Inter-Governmental Relation,
  • Law,
  • Municipal Governance,
  • Office Management and
  • Policy and Research

The Bursary covers:

Tuition and registration fees, prescribed books and/or study material and is limited to the maximum value of R 30,000.00 per learner, for the academic year.

REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants must be South African citizens between the ages of 18 and 35, completed grade 12, applicants must reside in Gauteng, already registered or in possession of admission letter from an accredited institution within Gauteng Province.

INSTRUCTIONS:

Selection of successful candidates will be strictly based on academic merit.

Applicants are expected to study at an accredited South African tertiary institution within Gauteng.

It is the student’s responsibility to seek/obtain admission with a tertiary institution.

The bursary is for post/under graduate qualifications of no less than 360 NQF Credits.

Successful candidates will be required to enter into a Bursary Contract.

CoGTA has no obligation to employ the bursary holder on completion of the qualification.

Applicants should not hold concurrent bursaries or financial study assistance from other organisations/institutions.

The Department is committed to Employment Equity; therefore preference will be given to candidates from disadvantaged groups.

Candidates in the Affirmative Action categories are particularly encouraged to apply.

Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

Failure to provide any of the required documents in a manner that is prescribed will result in disqualification of the application and as such deemed non-responsive.

NOTES:

Applications must be in an envelope clearly marked APPLICATION FOR CoGTA EXTERNAL BURSARY PROGRAMME , indicate the field applying for.

Pre-selected applicants will be required to provide parents’/guardians proof of income.

Bursary application forms are available from: Reception Area, Ground Floor Bank of Lisbon Building, cnr Pixley Seme and Albertina Sisulu Street, Marshalltown (Opposite library gardens) or www.cogta.gpg.gov.za.

Certified copies of the following must accompany applications: Most recent academic record.

South African Identity Document.

Proof of residency in Gauteng (Statement of Water and Lights, Rates and Taxes).

Completed application forms can be hand delivered or posted to:

Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Human Capital Management, Sub-Directorate:

Human Capital Utilization and Development Private Bag X 79, Marshalltown, 2107 or Hand delivered to: Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs.

No 37 Cnr of Pixley Seme & Albertina Sisulu Street, Bank of Lisbon, Johannesburg, 2001.

Different applications must be submitted separately if applying for more than one bursary opportunity.

PEOPLE LIVING WITH DISABILITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

Closing Date: 24 April

Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, only successful applicants will be contacted.

HOW TO APPLY

Click Here to BURSARY PAGE

Available bursaries for April

Available bursaries for April – Bursaries closing in April

Available bursaries for April – Please note that the following bursaries will be closing within April .
Below you will find a link to each bursary with further information such as: eligibility requirements, details on how to apply, application forms where available or details on how to obtain an application form, supporting documents required, closing dates and contact details of the bursary holder if you have any further queries.
Please also find below the closing date of each bursary.

IAHET Bursary South Africa

IAHET Bursary South Africa

Imam Abdullah Haron Education Trust (IAHET) Bursary South Africa 2021

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

IAHET Bursary South Africa  : The Imam Abdullah Haron Education Trust (IAHET) was established in 2005 in memory of the late Imam Abdullah Haron, killed in police detention in 1969 after fighting against the Apartheid regime.
Since its inception, the IAHET has provided over R1.5 million of funding to deserving tertiary students.

ABOUT THE BURSARY – IAHET Bursary South Africa

The IAHET bursary is aimed at students of all races, genders and religious beliefs. Bursaries will be awarded to students enrolled at tertiary institution, in all fields of study.

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen or legal immigrant,
  • Enrolled at a tertiary institution in South Africa,
  • Studying towards a tertiary qualification,
  • In financial need.

 

HOW TO APPLY – IAHET Bursary South Africa

The latest application form can be downloaded from: http://www.iahet.com/bursary.php
Please include the following documents in your application pack:

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Foreigner must submit an Immigration Certification,
  • Matric certificate or latest results (certified copy),
  • Proof of registration at tertiary institution (on tertiary institution letterhead),
  • Academic transcripts (on tertiary institution letterhead) (from second and third year students),
  • Proof of parents/ household income,
  • Motivational letter written by student in support of bursary application.

 
Complete application forms and supporting documentation must be posted to:
The Secretary
Imam Abdullah Haron Education Trust
PO Box 44506
Claremont
7735

CLOSING DATE

18 March annually.

CONTACT

For any bursary queries, please contact:
Fatiema Haron Masoet
Tel: 083 367 8176

South African Society of Crop Production Bursary

South African Society of Crop Production Bursary

South African Society of Crop Production Bursary South Africa 2021 –

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

South African Society of Crop Production Bursary  : The South African Society of Crop Production (SASCP) was established in 1971 in Pretoria, South Africa. The organisations aim is to promote the study and contribution to crop production in the country.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY

The SASCP award 2 bursaries per year, to the value of R10 000 each to students studying within the Crop Production field of study.

ELIGIBILITY – South African Society of Crop Production Bursary

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen,
  • Studying in an area of study relating to Crop Production (Agronomy / Crop Science),
  • Studying towards a 4 year or postgraduate degree (full-time),
  • Studying at a recognised South African university,
  • Achieved a minimum average of 60% in the previous university academic year.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Download and complete the SASCP Bursary Application Form (pdf) in full.
Applicants must please include their most recent university academic records with their form.
Complete application forms must be posted to:
SASCP Secretariat
PostNet Unit 301
Private Bag X1288
Potchefstroom
2520

CLOSING DATE

15 March annually

CONTACT – South African Society of Crop Production Bursary

For any bursary queries, please contact:
Dr Maryke Craven (secretary)
Tel: 018 299 6346
E-mail: sascp.secretariat@gmail.com
Fax: 086 684 2292

Clover Bursary South Africa

Clover Bursary South Africa 2021 –

ABOUT THE BURSAR

Clover Bursary South Africa : Known and loved by many, Clover is a household brand across South Africa. Clover produces and distributes a variety of diary and other consumer products across the country and has come a long way since it originated over 110 years ago as a butter farm.
Some of the major products produced by Clover include: milk, butter and butter spread, cream, cheese, condensed milk, amasi, custard, yoghurt, diary fruit juice, fruit nectar, mineral water, iced tea and flavoured milk.

ABOUT THE BURSARY

Clover are seeking out individuals who are dynamic, have leadership qualities and lead a balance lifestyle. If you are determined to succeed, have a great academic record and have completed your first year of study, this bursary may just be for you.

Bursaries will be awarded to those studying within one of the following fields:

  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Food Science
  • Logistics/ Supply Chain
  • Marketing

 
The bursary programme covers R60 000 to R75 000 of tuition fees per annum until completion of studies, while students are responsible for covering the cost of
registration; classes; accommodation; travel and living expenses.
Students are also given the opportunity to gain knowledge and working experience through structured vacation work, and on completion of their studies, students may be offered career aspects within the Clover Young Professional Development Program.

ELIGIBILITY – Clover Bursary South Africa

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum criteria before applying to the bursary scheme:

  • Successfully completed first year of study in one of the aforementioned fields of study,
  • Studying full-time at a university that is on the list of Clover’s preferred HET institutions,
  • Strong academic performance record,
  • Preference will be given to healthy individuals who lead a balanced lifestyle.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: http://clover.gradx.net/user/register

CLOSING DATE – Clover Bursary South Africa

7 March annually
 

SAMRO Bursary South Africa

SAMRO Bursary South Africa 2021

ABOUT THE BURSAR

SAMRO Bursary South Africa: The Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) was founded in 1961 with the aim of protecting the intellectual property of musicians. Today SAMRO represents over 12 000 musicians in Southern Africa.

ABOUT THE BURSARY

Bursaries will be awarded to students currently studying towards a diploma or degree qualification, majoring in Music.
Bursaries will be awarded to the value of R10 000 per applicant, for the payment of tuition fees.

ELIGIBILITY – SAMRO Bursary South Africa

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South Africa/ Swaziland/ Botswana/ Lesotho citizen,
  • Studying at a recognised South African University,
  • Studying full-time (in second/ third/ fourth year/ honours/ doctoral/ masters degree) towards a diploma or degree majoring in music.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Applications must be done online at: http://www.samrofoundation.org.za/samro-musicBursaries.php by selecting the “Application Form” tab on the left side of the screen.
Please ensure that you have the following supporting documentation ready to upload to your online application:

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Proof of tertiary registration for the current year (on tertiary letterhead),
  • Most recent tertiary exam results/ academic record/ transcript (on tertiary letterhead),
  • Two reference letters (please ensure that your references read the reference letter guidelines),
  • Masters and Doctoral must add: synopsis of your dissertation/ thesis (max 5 to 8 pages).

 

CLOSING DATE

31 March annually.

CONTACT – SAMRO Bursary South Africa

For any bursary queries, please contact:
Tel: 011 712 8417 / 8444
Email: anriette.chorn@samro.org.za / naseema.yusuf@samro.org.za

Available bursaries for February 2021

Available bursaries for February 2021

Available bursaries for February 2021 – Please note that the following bursaries will be closing within February 2021.
Below you will find a link to each bursary with further information such as: eligibility requirements, details on how to apply, application forms where available or details on how to obtain an application form, supporting documents required, closing dates and contact details of the bursary holder if you have any further queries.
Please also find below the closing date of each bursary.

Kaplan Centre Bursaries

Kaplan Centre Bursaries South Africa 2021

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

Kaplan Centre Bursaries – The Isaac and Jessie Kaplan Centre for Jewish Studies and Research was a gift to the University of Cape Town (UCT), named in the honour of Robert and Mendel Kaplan’s parents. The Kaplan Centre was founded in 1980 and is currently situated in the Rachel Bloch House.

ABOUT THE BURSARY

The Kaplan Centre Bursaries are intended for undergraduate and postgraduate students, to take up studies and research.
Undergraduate studies: Bursaries will be awarded to students whose studies focus on Jewish, Hebrew Language and Literature. Bursary grants must be used to cover the cost of tuition fees at UCT.

Postgraduate studies: Bursaries will also be awarded to postgraduate/ research students focused on Jewish studies. Bursary grants must be used to cover the cost of tuition fees at UCT OR travel costs OR running costs OR other research related expenses at UCT.

ELIGIBILITY – Kaplan Centre Bursaries

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen
  • Undergraduate students:
    • studying towards a Jewish focused qualification/ Hebrew Language/ Literature
    • studying or intend on studying at UCT
  • Postgraduate students:
    • studying towards a Jewish focused qualification
    • studying or intend on studying at UCT

 

HOW TO APPLY – Kaplan Centre Bursaries

Download and complete the following application form:
Undergraduate students: Kaplan Centre Bursary Application Form (undergraduate) (word doc) version OR Kaplan Centre Bursary Application Form (undergraduate) (pdf) version.
Postgraduate students: Kaplan Centre Bursary Application Form (postgraduate) (word doc) version OR Kaplan Centre Bursary Application Form (postgraduate) (pdf) version.
Please include the following items in your application pack:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Tertiary academic transcript
  • Proof of acceptance at UCT into a relevant research/ study programme
  • 2 testimonials from someone who knows the students work (school principal/ teacher/ lecturer etc) (to be sent to the Kaplan Centre directly by the reference, under confidential cover)
  • Full CV
  • Itemised budget (postgraduate students only)
  • Motivational letter (new applicants only)
  • 2 page research proposal and a timeline of the proposed research (postgraduate research grant applicants only)

 
Complete application forms and supporting documentation must be submitted via email to: Kaplan-Centre@uct.ac.za (in PDF format)

CLOSING DATE

15 February annually.

CONTACT

For any bursary queries, please contact:
The Kaplan Centre
Janine Blumberg: Admin Assistant – Tel: 021 650 3062
Assoc Prof Adam Mendelsohn: Director – Tel: 021 650 4730
Email: kaplan-centre@uct.ac.za

Johannesburg Water Bursary

 

Johannesburg Water Bursary South Africa 2021 –

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

Johannesburg Water Bursary – Johannesburg Water (SOC) Ltd was founded in 2001, owned by the City of Johannesburg. The main purpose is to provide clean and safe water and sanitation for its some 3.8 million residents.

ABOUT THE BURSARY

Bursaries will be awarded within the following Water industry-related fields of study:

  • Civil Engineering (BSc)
  • Electrical Engineering (National Diploma)
  • Mechanical Engineering (National Diploma)
  • Communications/ Journalism/ Marketing/ Public Relations (Degree)

The bursary award will cover the following study expenses: tuition fees, accommodation at university residence and a cash allowance. Bursary recipients will also be given the opportunity to undertake paid vacation work.

On completion of their studies, students will be required to undertake employment with Johannesburg Water (SOC) Ltd.

ELIGIBILITY – Johannesburg Water Bursary

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen,
  • Students who are studying or intend on study full-time in one of the aforementioned fields of study at a recognised tertiary institution,
  • Strong academic performance,
  • Proven financial need.

*Preference will be given to female students, those with disabilities and those who have been previously disadvantaged.

HOW TO APPLY

Application forms can be downloaded from www.johannesburgwater.co.za or www.joziwater.co.za (by copying and pasting the link into your web browser).
(NB: Please complete the application form in your own handwriting).
The following documents must accompany your complete application form:

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Matric certificate (certified copy),
  • Proof of registration at tertiary institution (certified copies),
  • Latest academic record official transcript from tertiary institution (original or certified copy),
  • Parent/ Guardians ID documents (certified copies),
  • Parent/ Guardians proof of income (certified copies of payslips or affidavit if unemployed).

 
Completed application forms and supporting documents must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email: jw.humanresources@jwater.co.za
2) Post:
The Assessment & Career Development Section
Johannesburg Water
P.O Box 61542
Johannesburg
2107

CLOSING DATE – Johannesburg Water Bursary

15 February annually.

CONTACT

For any bursary queries, please contact:
Tel: 011 688 1400
Email: jw.humanresources@jwater.co.za

FoodBev SETA Bursary

FoodBev SETA Bursary South Africa 2021

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

Sector Education and Training Authority or SETA is an industry bodies established in 2000 by the Minister of Labour. SETA is made up of employers, government departments, trade unions and bargaining councils from each industrial sector. There are 23 SETA’s across South Africa, FoodBev SETA being one of them.
FoodBev SETA aims to facilitate and award skills development in the Food and Beverage Manufacturing industry by way of bursary programmes.

ABOUT THE BURSARY FoodBev SETA Bursary

FoodBev SETA are offering bursary awards to full time students who are enrolled in University, studying towards a Master’s degree or PhD within the Food and Beverage Manufacturing industry. The bursary value is up to a maximum of R50 000 and will be awarded to studies in line with critical and scarce skills.
The bursary will cover students studying within the following fields:
UNDERGRADUATE

  • BSc Mechanical Engineering/ Electrical Engineering/ Electronics Engineering
  • BSc Food Science/ Chemistry/Biochemistry/Biotechnology/ Microbiology
  • BCom/ BCompt in Accounting/Finance
  • B Bus Sc Marketing
  • BSc Oneology
  • Degree in Consumer Science/ Environmental health Science
  • Diploma in Electronics/ Electrical Engineering/ Food Technology/ Mechanical Engineering/ Operation Management/ Packaging Management/ Production Management

 
POST-GRADUATE

  • Advanced Diploma: Labour Relations
  • BCom/ BCompt Hons. in Accounting/Finance (CTA)
  • BSc Hons. Electrical Engineering/ Electronics Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Hons. – Food Science and Technology/ Food Science/ Chemistry/Biochemistry/Biotechnology/ Microbiology
  • BTech in Electronics Engineering/ Electrical Engineering/ Electronics/ Food Technology/ Mechanical Engineering/ Operation Management/ Packaging Management/ Production Management
  • B Bus Sc Hons. Marketing
  • BSc Hons. Oenology
  • Honours Degree in Environmental health Science/ Consumer Science/ Industrial Psychology

 
RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

  • Master’s degree (Research based and Scarce skills based)
  • PhD

 

ELIGIBILITY

The following criteria apply to undergraduate students:

  • Only first year students may apply (proof of registration is required),
  • Must show a strong academic record, as well as a need for financial assistance,
  • Preference will be given to female students, disabled students and students with a previously disadvantage background,

 

HOW TO APPLY FoodBev SETA Bursary

Application forms can be downloaded online at: http://www.foodbev.co.za/bursaries-unepmloyed
Alternatively, you can request an application form via email: bursariesenquiries@foodbev.co.za
Complete application forms and all supporting documents can either be submitted via:
E-mail: bursariesenquiries@foodbev.co.za
Post: PO Box 245, Gallo Manor 2052 or
Hand deliver: 13 Autumn Rd, Rivonia 2128

CLOSING DATE

19 February annually

CONTACT FoodBev SETA Bursary

Maureen Mumbashi or Mxolisi
Tel: 011 253 7314 / 011 253 7370
Email: maureenm@foodbev.co.za / bursariesenquiries@foodbev.co.za