Gauteng Government Bursaries 2018 – 2019

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 2017 academic year. CoGTA is offering 20 bursaries.

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 2017 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.
How To Apply?
See details on bursary page http://www.cogta.gpg.gov.za/Pages/2017-bursary-programme-.aspx