NDMC Risk Management Bursary / Scholarship Programme

NDMC Risk Management Bursary / Scholarship Programme

Closing Date: 06 March

The national disaster management center hereby invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the external bursary programme for the academic year. The NDMC bursary seeks to  fund selected students enrolled for qualifications in disater risk science and management.


  • Preference will be given to disaadvantaged idividuals, and proof thereof must be provided
  • Applicants must have obtained adminission at a South African, public institution of higher learning of their choice
  • Applicants wo intend to study disaster risk science and management ata  public institution of higher learning from which admission is obtained
  • Students who are financially needy and academically deserving


Applicants should submit the following documents with the application forms: Brief CV. Motivation letter. A National Senior Certificate, having passed all subjects with 60% and above. Students already at institution of higher learning should have obtained an average of 60% and above in all major subjects and must attach the 2016 academic year results. Proof of enrollment or acceptance from recognized institution of higher learning. Certified copy of a valid South African Identity document. Proof of residence. Proof of income for parents / guardians in the cases where the student does not have one or both parents.

How To Apply

Application forms are available from the website address:www.ndmc.gov.za and provincial disaster management centres. Successful students are expected to enter in to a contractual agreement with the NDMC. The agreement contains all general provisions related to the bursary. The NDMC reserves the right to determine the total number of bursary allocations for the academic year.
Applications must be Submitted to: The Senior Manager Disaster Risk Management, Education, Training Awareness and Research, Private Bag X 804, Pretoria
All queries should be directed to: Ms. M Macheli: DRMETAR on (012) 848 4614 or by Email at maleratam@ndmc.gov.za
Ms Lekalakala by on (012) 848 4616 or by Email at jennifer@ndmc.gov.za