Government Bursaries

Government Bursaries

Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD) Bursaries 2021

Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality Bursary 2021

Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) Bursary 2021

Compensation Fund Bursary 2021

Elsenburg Agricultural Training Institute (EATI) Bursary 2021

National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) Bursary 2021

Masakh’iSizwe (MiS) Bursary 2021

Elias Motsoaledi Local Municipality Bursary 2021

Bushbuckridge Local Municipality Bursary 2021

Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Bursary 2021

Department of Mineral Resources Bursary 2021

Vhembe District Municipality Mayoral Bursary 2021

KwaZulu-Natal Dept of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (EDTEA) Bursary 2021

Alfred Nzo District Municipality External Bursary 2021

Limpopo Department of Public Works, Roads & Infrastructure Bursary 2021

Western Cape Provincial Treasury Bursary 2021

NSFAS Funding 2021

PSA Stiglingh Memorial Bursary 2021

Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality Bursary 2021

SANDF Education Trust Bursary 2021

Gauteng City Region Academy Bursary 2021

Eastern Cape Department of Health Bursary 2021

Bitou Municipality Mayoral Bursary 2021

Eastern Cape Department of Roads and Public Works Bursary 2021

Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality Bursary 2021

Ephraim Mogale Local Municipality Matric Bursary 2021

O.R. Tambo District Municipality Bursary 2021

Limpopo Provincial Treasury Bursary 2021

Department of Rural Development and Land Reform Bursary 2021

TOTAL Bursary 2021

Ephraim Mogale Local Municipality Bursary 2021

Cape Winelands District Municipality Mayoral Bursary 2021

How to Apply for Bursaries in South Africa?

 Qualifying for a Bursary

Each bursary will often have a set of different requirements in order to qualify, often this will depend on what the organisation/company is looking for in its bursar. Eligibility requirements often found on application forms are:

  • You have to be a South African citizen (or South African permanent residents)
  • You have a strong academic history (some bursaries require good grades in certain subject – e.g. Maths/Science/Languages) 
  • You have currently been studying or intend to study within a specific field of study which is suitable for the bursary program
  • You have currently been studying or you have applied to study at a recognized institution in South Africa
  • You have a proven financial need (often by submitting proof of household income)

Applicants must ensure they meet all of the eligibility requirements for the Bursary to be considered.

 The Application Process

The application process is usually straightforward and well explained. Once you know which field of study it is you are looking for, then you can begin completing the online bursary application forms.

  • First, make sure you fulfill the bursary eligibility requirements
  • Ensure you have all the information and documentation to complete the application form
  • Use the bursary online application form (if available) or download a copy of the form to complete and submit

If you still have questions regarding the application process, please either provide a comment on the page itself or alternatively we have provided contact details where you can obtain further information or ask questions to the organisation or company directly.

List Of Latest Bursaries 2020 – 2021

All Bursaries South Africa has the latest online list of all available bursaries. You can find different bursary by looking at the different fields of study. Along with providing details on the organisation/company providing the bursary, we also provide links to the bursary online application form and tips on how to best complete the application forms.

You will be able to find all the available bursaries information listed here. Including- general, accounting, agricultural, commerce, construction, computer science, engineering, government sectors, journalism, law, music and performing arts, medical science, nursing, teaching & education, and many more field of studies. Please do ask any questions in the comments section of each bursary programme and we will look to get back to you as soon as possible.