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Apply for a bursary<span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​​How to apply for a bursary</h2> <div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​​​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>Please noTE</h4><p>Applications closed on Thursday, 19 September 2019. Applications received after this date will not be considered. <br></p></div></div></span> <p>When applying for a bursary, please note the following important considerations:</p><ul><li>External financial bursaries are only open to residents of South Africa, who live within the Cape Metropolitan Area.</li><li>Prospective applicants must not be in possession of any other form of financial assistance (e.g. National Student Financial Aid Scheme). </li><li>You must be completing Grade 12 and be registered to study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at either Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), the University of Cape Town (UCT), the University of the Western Cape (UWC) or Stellenbosch University. </li><li>Your degree must be in the field predetermined and advertised by the City as being a <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/Scarce_Skills_List.pdf" target="_blank">scarce skill</a>.</li><li>Submitted applications will not be acknowledged in writing and copies of supporting documents will not be returned. </li></ul><p>Please use the following guide when applying.</p><p> <strong>Step 1:</strong> <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/Bursary%20Application%20Form%202020.pdf" target="_blank">Download an application form</a> or collect one from your nearest <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Work%20and%20business/See-all-City-facilities/Our-service-facilities/Libraries" target="_blank">City library </a>or from the following Walk-in Centres:</p><ul><li> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Explore%20and%20enjoy/See-all-city-facilities/our-service-facilities/Walk-in%20centres/Bellville%20Municipal%20Office%20Walk-in%20Centre" target="_blank">Bellville Walk-in Centre </a></li><li> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Explore%20and%20enjoy/See-all-city-facilities/our-service-facilities/Walk-in%20centres/Brackenfell%20Walk-in%20Centre" target="_blank">Brackenfell Walk-in Centre </a></li><li> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Explore%20and%20enjoy/See-all-city-facilities/our-service-facilities/Walk-in%20centres/Cape%20Town%20Walk-in%20Centre" target="_blank">Cape Town Walk-in Centre</a></li><li> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Explore%20and%20enjoy/See-all-city-facilities/our-service-facilities/Walk-in%20centres/Parow%20Walk-in%20Centre" target="_blank">Parow Municipal Building</a></li><li> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Explore%20and%20enjoy/See-all-city-facilities/our-service-facilities/Walk-in%20centres/Plumstead%20Walk-in%20Centre" target="_blank">Plumstead Walk-in Centre </a></li><li> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Explore%20and%20enjoy/See-all-city-facilities/our-service-facilities/Walk-in%20centres/Strand%20Walk-in%20Centre" target="_blank">Strand Walk-in Centre </a></li></ul><p> <strong>Step 2:</strong> Once you have completed the form, you can submit it along with all the supporting documentation to any of the Walk-in Centres listed above.</p> <span> <div class="lrg-icon-content bordered"><div class="lrg-icon lrg-check"><p> <b>​​​​​​Supporting documentation to include:</b></p><ul><li>a registration letter or provisional acceptance letter from your approved tertiary institution </li><li>if you have matriculated, include a copy of your matric certificate</li><li>a certified copy of your June 2019, Grade 12 results</li><li>any recommendations from teachers, mentors and peers </li><li>awards and certificates you have won</li><li>the contact details of two people who can be called on as references</li><li>a certified copy of your ID and that of your parent / guardian </li><li>proof of residence </li><li>payslip / certified proof of Government grant (if applicable)</li><li>any work you have already done in the field in which you are planning to study</li></ul></div></div></span> <p> <strong>Step 3:</strong> If your application is successful, you will be contacted by the City. If you have not received a response by 28 November 2019, kindly accept that your application was unsuccessful.</p> <span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Contact us</h2></span><span> <div class="contact"><h4>​HR Service Desk</h4><address><ul><li>Email: <br> <a href="mailto:hrservicedesk@capetown.gov.za">hrservicedesk@capetown.gov.za</a> </li></ul></address><h4>City Call Centre</h4><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br> <a title="title" href="#">0860 103 089</a> (option 6)</li></ul></address></div></span>GP0|#97faa778-c7d5-4a13-9364-725a1383e00f;L0|#097faa778-c7d5-4a13-9364-725a1383e00f|Jobs and opportunities;GTSet|#a7cfb90d-44ad-4426-98ce-565f79932396;GPP|#54dbab3a-0b2f-4602-8af5-3d651c59a5f4Apply for a financial bursary to cover the costs of your studies.

 

 

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