Transport Education Training Authority (TETA) Bursary 2021

Transport Education Training Authority (TETA) Bursary 2021

The Transport Education Training Authority (TETA) awards bursaries to students who specialize in Transport related fields of study.

  • Accounting (BCom)
  • Aeronautical Engineering (B Degree)
  • ATPL (Hour Building)
  • ATPL Subjects
  • Business Administration (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Commercial Divers (Class II/ Class III/ Class IV)
  • Commercial Pilot License
  • Electrical Engineering (N4-N6/ National Diploma/ B Tech/ B Degree)
  • Electronic Engineering (N4-N6/ National Diploma/ B degree)
  • Financial Management (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Health and Safety Management (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Information and Communication Technology (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ Instructor’s Rating
  • Instrument Rating
  • National Diploma
  • Law (B Degree)
  • Logistics Management (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Marine Engineering (B Degree)
  • Maritime Law (B Degree)
  • Maritime Studies (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Masters Degree in Transport-Related themes
  • Mechanical Engineering (N4-N6/ National Diploma/ B degree)
  • Nautical Studies (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Operations Management (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Risk Management (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Road Transportation Management (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Road Transport Management (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Supply Chain Management including Storage and Distribution, Warehouse (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)
  • Transport Economics (Advanced Diploma/ B Tech/ B degree/ National Diploma)

It provides coverage for the following costs:

  • Prescribed textbooks
  • Tuition fees
  • Approved on- or off-campus accommodation
  • Meals
  • Transport

The shortlisted applicants will get contacted. Those who don’t receive feedback by January 30, 2021, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

About Transport Education Training Authority (TETA)

TETA collaborates with South Africa’s Department of Transport to ensure that trained professionals can work in the country’s sizable transport industry. Every year, TETA offers hundreds of students access to funding they need to pursue their tertiary studies. Covered fields of study include engineering, transport, business administration, law, and accounting.

TETA also funds student pilots as they acquire their licences. Applicants should check the covered fields as they change according to TETA’s needs analysis. Applicants must be full-time students at a registered higher learning institution and between the ages of 18 and 35. Applicants from previously disadvantaged groups receive bursary preference.

Transport Education Training Authority (TETA) Bursary 2021 Requirements and Eligibility

Before applying for the bursary, applicants must first satisfy the minimum criteria. Failure to do so will result in their applications getting disregarded:

  • Must be a citizen of South Africa.
  • Must be between 18 and 35 years of age.
  • Must be currently unemployed
  • Must have completed Matric or is currently enrolled in Matric (or an equivalent)
  • Must be currently studying or intends to study full-time in one of the fields of study mentioned above.
  • Must be currently studying or has registered to study at one of the accredited tertiary institutes including HETs, Accredited Aviation Schools or Accredited Diving Schools.
  • For applicants of Commercial Pilot Training, must possess a valid Private Pilot License.
  • For applicants of Instrument or Instructor’s Rating, must possess a valid Commercial Pilot License.
  • Must have a good academic record with an average of at least 50%.
  • Students with disabilities or those who come from disadvantaged backgrounds are highly encouraged to send their applications.
  • Must not be currently funded by any other sponsor or TETA programme.
  • For Commercial Diving students, must be 18 years old and above, can swim, and can fluently read, write, and understand English.

How to Apply and Application Details

Interested applicants may send their applications in the following ways:

Download the TETA Bursary Application Form online and print it out. Then, fillup it up and send the applications through:

Private Bag X 10016
Randburg
2125

Also, applicants must download the Bursary Guidelines before they apply. Applicants must also submit clear copies of the following documents together with their accomplished application form. Failure to submit all of these documents will lead to the application getting disregarded.

  • A certified copy of an ID document.
  • A certified copy of the applicant’s most recent Matric results, if currently in Matric.
  • A certified copy of the applicant’s Matric certificate, if completed.
  • A certified copy of the applicant’s most recent academic results or records.
  • Certified copies of the applicant’s qualifications or certificates.
  • Certified copies of the ID documents of the applicant’s parents or guardians.
  • Certified copies of the death certificates of the applicant’s parents or guardians if deceased.
  • If employed, proof of household income in the form of the most recent payslips
  • If unemployed, an affidavit.
  • A quote from a tertiary institute that includes textbooks, tuition fees, accommodation, and other relevant financial details.
  • If currently registered, proof of registration from a tertiary institute.
  • If not currently registered, an admission letter.
  • An acceptance letter from a tertiary institute
  • If the acceptance letter isn’t available yet, proof of application.
  • For Pilots, a certified copy of their Private Pilot License.
  • If currently studying at any Private Institute, valid accreditation proof by the relevant body or authority for the study applied.

Closing Date

17 August 2020

Contact Details

Address: 344 Pretoria Ave, Ferndale, Randburg, 2194, South Africa

Telephone Number: +27 11 577 7000