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Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary South Africa 2021

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Website Saldanha Bay Local Municipality

Saldanha Bay Municipality is a local municipality located within the West Coast District Municipality, in the Western Cape province of South Africa. As of 2011 it had a population of 99,193. Its municipality code is WC014

Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary South Africa 2021. The municipality is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the Swartland Municipality and the Bergrivier Municipality. The head office is based in Vredenburg, while satelite offices are located in Paternoster; Langebaan; St Helena Bay; Hopefield and Saldanha.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The Saldanha Bay Municipality will be awarding bursaries to 4 deserving students, within the following fields of study (undergraduate Degree or National Diploma):

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Internal Auditing
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Surveying
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE, SERVICE CONTRACT & SELECTION

Bursaries will be awarded to 2 students, to the approximate value of R70 000 per student. First year students may apply – the bursary will be extended to a maximum of 3 years, should students follow the bursary condition.

Once students have successfully completed their studies, they will be required to enroll in the Saldanha Bay Municipality internship program.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by 1 April 2021 – if you do not receive any feedback, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Parents/ guardians must reside within the Saldanha Bay Municipal Area
  • Completed Matric
  • Entering your first year of study in 2021
  • Studying or intend on studying full-time within one of the aforementioned fields of study (undergraduate Degree or National Diploma)
  • Accepted/ provisionally accepted to study at an accredited University or a University of Technology in South Africa
  • Achieved a minimum of 40% for Mathematics OR 50% for Mathematical Literacy in Matric
  • Achieved a minimum average of 60% in Matric OR a minimum average of 50% with a minimum average of 60% for Mathematics
  • From a previously disadvantaged group or have a disability
  • *Preference will be given to students whose parents live within the municipal area of the Municipality. Partial preference will also be given to students from previously disadvantaged backgrounds and those with disabilities

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Download and complete the Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary Application Form (.pdf)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 final results (certified copy)
  • Matric September results (certified copy)
  • Matric final results/ certificate if available (certified copy)
  • University acceptance/ provisional acceptance letter (on letterhead)
  • Parents/ guardians ID documents (certified copies)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (payslips if employed, bank statements if unemployed)
  • Parent/ guardian proof of address
  • ID documents of dependents on family income (certified copies)
  • Affidavit of guardianship if not living with parents
  • Motivational letter (one 2 topics: what motivates you to study in your chosen field, why do you think you should receive a bursary – max 1000 words)

Please note: applications will be marked “incomplete” until final Matric results and letter of provisional acceptance to university is received.
Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
1) Email: [email protected]

2) Post:
Human Resource Services
Private Bag X12
Vredenburg
7380

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the Saldanha Bay Municipality directly:
Contact Person: Athenkosi Gwanya
Tel: 022 701 6843
Email: [email protected]za

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