Transport Education Training Authority (TETA) Bursary South Africa 2017 – 2018

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

The Transport Education and Training Authority (TETA) is responsible for the transport sectors education, training and skills development. Each year, TETA offers bursaries to students within the transport industry, which is a scarce and critical skills sector.

TETA are seeking students who excel academically, are talented and are studying full-time within the sector.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY

Bursaries will be awarded within the following fields of study:

  • Accounting & IT (BCOM/ National Diploma)
  • Air Traffic Support
  • Aviation (BCOM)
  • Business Management (BCOM/ National Diploma)
  • Commercial Divers
  • Commercial Pilot License
  • Cost and Management Accounting (BCOM)
  • Electrical Engineering (BSC/ National Diploma: N2- N6)
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Engineering Technicians
  • Financial Management (Diploma: N4-N6)
  • Fitter & Turner (Diploma: N2-N6)
  • Logistics Management
  • Maritime Studies (National Diploma)
  • Mechanical Engineering (BSC/ National Diploma: N2-N6)
  • Mechanical Engineering (Maritime)
  • Millwrights (National Diploma: N2-N6)
  • ND Operations Management
  • ND Safety Management/Environmental
  • Private Pilot Licence
  • Road Transport Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Transport Economics
  • Transport Management
  • Weather Forecasting
  • Weather Observation

The following expenses will be covered by the bursary award: tuition fees, prescribed books, accommodation and meals.
 

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen,
  • Under 35 years old,
  • Studying full-time in one of the aforementioned fields of study.

*Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals from urban and rural areas, as well as disabled and female students.
 

HOW TO APPLY

The latest application forms (undergraduate and postgraduate) can be downloaded directly from the website www.teta.org.za (under the “Documents” tab).

The following documents must accompany your application form:
Undergraduate Students:

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Matric certificate OR complete academic record if not a first year student (certified copy),
  • Proof of tertiary registration/ acceptance,
  • Parents/ Guardians ID documents (certified copies),
  • Parents/ Guardians proof of financial need (payslips/ affidavit),
  • Full course fees (proforma quote from tertiary institution),
  • Accommodation in res/ accredited accommodation (quote).

Postgraduate Students:

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Previous qualification (Degree/ Diploma) (certified copy),
  • Proof of tertiary enrolment (acceptance letter),
  • Parents/ Guardians ID documents (certified copies),
  • Parents/ Guardians proof of financial need (payslips/ affidavit),
  • Full course fees (proforma quote from tertiary institution),
  • Accommodation in res/ accredited accommodation (quote).

 

Complete application forms and supporting documents must then be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Post:
Private Bag X10016
Randburg
2125
(Attention: TETA 2016/17 Bursary Award)

2) Hand delivered:

  • Kwazulu-Natal Office:
  • 2nd Floor, No. 67 K E Masinga Road, Durban, 4001
    (Attention: Mike Mzolo)
    Tel: 031 301 9614

  • Western Cape Office:
  • WBHO House, Ground Floor, Corner Glen Roy Rd & Sheldon Way, Pinelands, Cape Town, 7405
    (Attention: Desmond Baardtman)
    Tel: 021 531 3064

  • Randburg Office:
  • Bram Fischer Drive & Bond Street, Kensington B, Bridge on Bond building, Randburg, Gauteng
    (Attention: Cledwyn Mutonhora)
    Tel: 011 577 7000/ 7040

* No emailed applications please.
 

CLOSING DATE

15 August annually.
 

CONTACT

For any bursary queries, please contact:
The Skills Development and Learning Programmes Unit
Tel: 011 577 7089/ 011 577 7018

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