EASTERN CAPE DEPT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS AND TOURISM BURSARY

By | October 22, 2019

EASTERN CAPE DEPT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS AND TOURISM BURSARY

ABOUT THE BURSARY
Bursaries will be awarded to students within the following fields of study: Economics (BCom), Environment (BSc) and Tourism, more specifically, the following:
Bachelor of Commerce:
Animal, Plant and Environmental Studies
Coastal Management
Economic and Development Geography
Environmental and Geographic Studies
Environmental Law
Environmental Science and Management
Geography of Tourism
Marine Management
Tourism Development
Consumer Law Protection
Development Economics
Development Studies
Economics and Econometrics
Economics and Law
Economics and Politics
Economics and Public Finance
Economics and Statistics
Economics of TOther:
Applied Social Sciences
Communication
Monitoring and Evaluation
Psychology
Public Administration and Management
The bursary will cover the following expenses: tuition, prescribed study material, accommodation and meals (up to a certain amount).
Once students have graduated, they will be required to intern for the department for one year.
ELIGIBILITY
Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:
South African citizen,
35 years old or younger,
Reside in the Eastern Cape,
Proven financial need (earning no more than R5000/annum),
Students that have completed Matric must have achieved a minimum overall ā€œCā€ symbol,
*Preference will be given to students from rural and impoverished areas.
HOW TO APPLY
Application forms can be collected at your nearest DEDEAT regional office or the DEDEAT Head office (addresses below), between June and September annually.
Amathole Regional Office

Alderwood House
Palm Square Business Park
Beacon Bay
East London
Alfred Nzo Regional Office
100 Main Street
Kokstad
Cacadu Regional Office
C/O Belmont Terrace & Castle Hill
Central
Port Elizabeth
Chris Hani Regional Office
Block E, Komani Park Offices
Queenstown
O.R. Tambo Regional Office
Cnr Owen & Leeds Street
Botha Sigcau Building
5th Floor
Mthatha
Joe Gqabi Regional Office
10 Smith Street
Aliwal North
The following supporting documents must accompany your application form:
ID document (certified copy),
Passport size photo,
Matric final results certificate/ June results,
Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies),
If you are currently in Matric: confidential report from the school principal and acceptance letter from a recognised tertiary institution,
If you are unemployed: Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips),
If parents/ guardians are unemployed or retired: a certified affidavit confirming this.
CONTACT
For any bursary queries, please contact:
Amathole Regional Office
Mr. Zola Hewu
Email: zola.hewu@deaet.ecape.gov.za
Tel: 043 707 4000
Fax: 043 748 2060
Alfred Nzo Regional Office
Mrs Tembakazi Tshefu
Email: thembakazi.tshefu@deaet.ecape.gov.za
Tel: 039 256 0229/ 0234/ 0259
Fax: 039 256 0249/ 0665
Cacadu Regional Office
Mr. Leon Els
Email: leon.els@deaet.ecape.gov.za
Tel: 041 508 5808/00
Fax: 041 508 5867
Chris Hani Regional Office
Mr. Cira Ngetu
Email: cira.ngetu@deaet.ecape.gov.za
Tel: 045 808 4000
Fax: 045 838 3981
O.R. Tambo Regional Office
Mr. Sizakele Gabula
Email: sizakele.gabula@deaet.ecape.gov.za
Tel: 047 531 1191
Fax: 047 531 887
Joe Gqabi Regional Office
Mr. Mzukisi Mboto
Email: mzukisi.mboto@dedea.gov.za
Tel: 051 633 2901
Fax: 051 633 3117