Environmental Affair Bursaries

Environmental Affairs Bursaries are now open. The Department of Environmental Affairs is inviting full-time students to apply for bursaries, to be awarded in the academic year, in the following fields of study.

Environmental Affairs Bursaries Available

  • B Tech Marine Pollution
  • B Tech Marine Pollution
  • MSc / PhD Marine Pollution
  • Honours / MSc Mechanical Engineering
  • Degree / ND Waste Management
  • Degree / ND Waste Management
  • Degree / ND Waste Management
  • Degree / ND Waste Management
  • Waste Management
  • MSc Nematology
  • Taxonomy(biology)
  • BSc Environmental Engineering

Environmental Affairs Bursaries Requirements

Interested students must submit the following documents:Motivation as to why the bursary should be awarded to you,A detailed comprehensive Curriculum Vitae,Certified copies of qualifications and recent academic records,Certified copy of Identity Document (Applicant and both the parents or guardian),Confirmation of proof of registration (if already enrolled with the institution of higher learning),Proof of parent’s or guardian’s income,Must be a South African citizen,Admission letter.

How To Apply

Download Department of Environmental Affairs Bursary Application Form https://www.environment.gov.za/sites/default/files/docs/forms/fulltimebursary_applicationform2015.doc

Department of Environmental Affairs,

Private Bag X447,




Learning and Development or hand-delivered to:

Environment House, 473 Steve Biko Street, Cnr Steve Biko and Soutpansberg Road, Arcadia, Pretoria

No faxed documents/applications will be allowed. Enquiries can be directed to:Busisiwe Stemele, Tel: 012 399 8685Nita Makgohlo, Tel: 012 399 8684Mokhobo Modiba, Tel: 012 399 9018Nkosikhona Zuma, Tel: 021 819 2407 Note: This bursary is now closed