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Dept of Rural Development: Scholarship / Bursary Opportunities 2019

The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform invites students to apply for Scholarship / Bursary Programme 2019 academic year.

Closing Date: 31 October 2018
Location: South Africa

The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform is currently offering bursaries to qualifying applicants who are South African citizens and wish to undertake tertiary academic studies during the 2019 academic year in one of the following fields of study:

FIELD OF STUDY MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS (NATIONAL SENIOR CERTIFICATE)
BSc in Land Surveying /  Geomatrics Mathematics and Physical Science
BSc in Town, and Regional Planning / Urban Design Mathematics, Geography and/or Physical Science
BSc / BA in Geo-Informatics / Geographic / Information Science Mathematics and Physical Science
National diploma in Surveying / Cartography Mathematics and Physical Science
National Diploma in Town and Regional Planning Mathematics, and/or Physical Science and Geography

It is the Student’s responsibility to seek admission with the tertiary institution and accommodation within University or University of Technology residence. Applicants will be expected to enter into a contract with the Department. The Bursary is for a full-time programme and will be renewed annually based on academic performance or results.

The Bursary covers: Tuition Registration; Accommodation; Meals; Living Allowance; and Book Fees.

How to apply

Applications should include the following information: Curriculum Vitae; Contract Details; Certified Copy of Identity Document; Letter of Acceptance from Tertiary Institution; Certified Copy of Matric / Grade 12 results (if currently still in March, Certified Copy of Matric / Grade 12 to be forwarded as soon as available); Certified copy of academic record if already enrolled at University / University of Technology.

Applications to be forwarded to: The Bursary Officer, Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, Office of the Chief Surveyor General, Private Bag X954, Pretoria, 0001 or hand deliver to: The Bursary Officer, Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, Office of the Chief Surveyor General, 2nd Floor Rentmeester Building, Bosman Street, Pretoria, 0001.

Enquiries: 012 326 8050