APPLY FOR A 2018 LOAN FOR YOUR STUDIES

Department of Tourism Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

 

ABOUT THE BURSAR

The Department of Tourism is one of the many departments of the government in South Africa. The department is lead by Derek Hanekom, Minister of Tourism. The aim of the Department of Tourism is to develop and promote tourism, both within South Africa and from other countries to South Africa.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY

Bursaries will be awarded to students studying within one of the following fields:

  • Accounting/ Finance
  • Economics
  • Internal Auditing
  • Statistics
  • Risk Management
  • Computer Science
  • Communications (Website Design/ Graphic Design)
  • LLB
  • Tourism Management
  • Construction Project Management (Management of Tourism Infrastructure: Monitoring, Procedures and Regulations)
  • Environmental Management
  • Quantity Surveyor
  • Social Science (specialising in Evaluation and Monitoring)
  • Heritage, Tourism and Culture (Creative Industries)
  • Enterprise Development

 

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must satisfy the below minimum criteria before applying:

  • South African citizen
  • Studying full-time in one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying at a recognised South African tertiary institution
  • NOT currently employed
  • NOT a staff member of The National Department of Tourism

 

HOW TO APPLY

Download and complete the Dept of Tourism Bursary Application Form (pdf format).

The following documents must accompany the application form:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Other qualification certificates, if applicable (certified copies)
  • Recent academic records (certified copy)
  • Confirmation of registration (if currently registered to study at a tertiary institution)
  • Proof of household income (latest payslips if parents/ guardians are employed OR affidavit if parents/ guardians are unemployed)
  • Admission letter
  • Research proposal (Honours and Masters degree students only)
  • Motivational letter

 

Complete application forms must then be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Post:
Director-General
Private Bag X424
Pretoria
0001
(Attn: Mr Lucky Shiviti/ Ms Kgomotso Taunyane/ Ms Rudzani Ramulongo)

2) Hand-delivered:
Tourism House
17 Trevena Street
Sunnyside
(Attn: Mr Lucky Shiviti/ Ms Kgomotso Taunyane/ Ms Rudzani Ramulongo)
 

CLOSING DATE

24 November 2017.
 

CONTACT

For any bursary queries, please contact:
The National Department of Tourism
Mr Lucky Shiviti, Tel: 012 444 6172
Ms Kgomotso Taunyane, Tel: 012 444 6164
Ms Rudzani Ramulongo, Tel: 012 444 6187



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