Gauteng Dept of Social Development: Bursaries 2023: The Gauteng Department of Social Development invites students to apply for Bursary Programme 2023 academic year.
The Gauteng Department of Social Development is offering bursary opportunities to deserving students who reside in Gauteng to promote skills development and quality education.
Students must excel academically and have a passion to pursue a career in the Social sector. Bursaries will be awarded within the following fields of study to students who are not currently benefiting from any other bursary scheme:
- Community Development
- Financial Management
- Demography and Population Studies
- Clinical Psychology
- Occupational Therapy
The bursary will cover the following expenses: registration, tuition, prescribed books, and study material successful.
The selection of candidates will be based on, but not limited to the following:
- Permanent residents within the Gauteng Province for at least one-year prior to application,
- South African citizen,
- Currently studying or intend on studying full-time in one of the listed fields,
- Accepted to study at a recognized tertiary institution
Youth from all race and gender groups, youth leaving child and youth care facilities as well as youth with disabilities who meet the minimum entry requirements are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply
The following documents should accompany applications: Certified ID document, certified Matric certificate, certified copies of all education qualifications, proof of tertiary acceptance / proof of registration, motivational letter, proof of residence, Parents / Guardians proof of income (pay slips or affidavit if unemployed
All successful applicants will be required to enter into contractual agreements with the Department.
Enquiries: Veli Ngobese Tel: (011) 227 0065
If you do not receive an response from the Department within 3 months, Please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Bursary Application Closing Date: 28 October 2022