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Eastern Cape Office of the Premier: Bursaries 2024

Closing Date: 15 April 2024

Eastern Cape Office of the Premier: Bursaries 2024

The Eastern Cape Office of the Premier, partnered with MerSETA is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme , for the 2024 academic year. The programme is open to students residing within the Eastern Cape, engaging in studies that is relevant to MerSETA sector priority skills.

Fields of study:

The bursary award will cover studies within the following fields:

  • Actuarial Science
  • Engineering (Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy Engineering)
  • Finance
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing/ Advertising
  • Polymer Technology
  • Production and Operations Management
  • Supply Chain/ Logistics

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • You must be a South African citizen
  • You must reside within the Eastern Cape province
  • You must be between the ages of 18 and 35 years old
  • You must be studying towards a Degree or Diploma qualification, within one of the fields of study listed above
  • You must be studying at a recognised and accredited University or University of Technology in South Africa
  • You must be unemployed
  • You must be willing to work within the related service sectors
  • You must NOT be engaged in any other form of government funding
  • Preference will be given to students from a previously disadvantaged background

How to Apply

Required Documents:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate/ equivalent (certified copy)
  • Latest academic record
  • Proof of registration at a South African University/ University of Technology
  • Proof of any other form of financial assistance towards studies

NB: there is no application form to be completed for this bursary application – students need only submit the list of above documents to apply.

Applications must be submitted via email to either of the following addresses: youthsupportskills@ecotp.gov.za / amanda.zibi@ecotp.gov.za / ncumisa.bodio@ecotp.gov.za (Insert the words “ECOTP Bursary 2024” in the email subject line).

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