Government Bursary Programme offers bursaries for study towards a degree or higher diploma in the following disciplines:
Town and Regional Planning.
3. What does the bursary cover?
During term time the bursaries cover:
all prescribed books and materials.
accommodation and meals (or transport costs).
Bursaries are renewed each year for the duration of the degree, subject to academic performance and fulfilment of the bursary conditions.
Will I have to pay anything back?
The bursaries are offered on a work-back basis. In other words, you will have to work for the public service for every year of the bursary. During your studies you will also need to:
Attend workshops, learning events and meetings organised by the Programme.
Undertake academic vacation placements at sites determined by the Programme.
Participate in service learning and/or volunteer programmes organised by the Programme.
5. Where can the bursaries be taken up?
University of Cape Town.
University of Stellenbosch.
Cape Peninsula University of Technology.
6. Who can apply for a bursary?
To apply for one of these bursaries you must be:
A South African citizen.
Be accepted at the relevant tertiary institution.
Preference will be given to financially disadvantaged female learners from rural areas of South Africa.
How Do I Apply?
Download Bursary Application Form. Applications can be faxed or delivered to:
Masakh’iSizwe Bursary Programme
Department of Transport and Public Works
Private Bag X 9185
Fax: 021 483 2615