Department of Public Works Bursaries Available 2018 – 2019

By | January 10, 2018

Department of Public Works Bursaries Available 

Department of Public Works Bursaries – The Department of Transport and Public Works invites applications for the Masakh’iSizwe Bursary Programme for 2018 – 2019.
The Western Cape Province Department of Transport and Public Works established the Masakh’iSizwe (“Let’s Build the Nation”) Centre of Excellence at the beginning of 2006. The Centre offers a bursary programme and works with higher education institutions to develop supplementary programmes that emphasise the values and attitudes needed to develop the economy, as well as social justice, environmental sustainability and lifelong learning.

Available Bursaries 2018

•Civil Engineering
•Mechanical Engineering
•Electrical Engineering (Electro- Mech, Mechatronics)
•Architecture Building Construction
•Management Quantity Surveying Transport Economics
•Town and Regional Planning
at the following HEI’s
•University of Stellenbosch
•University of Cape Town
•Cape Peninsula University of Technology

The Masakh’iSizwe Bursary Programme:

•Prioritises financially disadvantaged learners when awarding bursaries, especially women and learners from rural communities .
•Provides support services programmes.
•Secures learning opportunities for Masakh’iSizwe bursars (i.e. interns).
•Secures employment opportunities for graduates.

How to apply

This bursary is now closed. Here are other bursary application forms available here
About Department of Public Works
The Department of Public Works is one of the ministries of the South African government. It is responsible for providing accommodation and property management services to all the other ministries of the South African government. It is also responsible for promoting the national Expanded Public Works Programme and for encouraging the transformation of the construction and property industries in South Africa