Closing Date: 09  November 2012

The National Department of Tourism invites applications for bursaries from unemployed South African undergraduate and postgraduate students for the 2013 academic year in the following fields of study: • Econometrics • Economics • International Tourism Relations
• Political Studies • Social Science (specialising with Monitoring and Evaluation) • Sustainable Tourism Development.

Requirements: • Be South African citizens • Be studying at an accredited South African Educational Institution in one of the above-mentioned fields of study • Be prepared to enter into an agreement with the Department • Do counter-service in the Department upon completion of the qualification and not have any other bursary funding.

How to Apply

Application forms (to fill in using a computer) or Application forms (to fill in by hand)are available on www.tourism.gov.za or at the reception of National Department of Tourism • Application forms must be posted or hand delivered by no later than 9 November 2012 • Applicants must complete the Departmental bursary application form and attach certified copies of qualifications, recent academic records, Identity Document, proof of registration, proof of guardian’s income, and motivational letter • Application forms should not be faxed or e-mailed • Correspondence will be limited to the successful candidates.

Enquiries :
Mr Ignatius Ngoveni, tel. (012) 444-6183
Ms Nonhlanhla Sindane, tel. (012) 444-6173
Ms Bagcinile Khumalo, tel. (012) 444-6158
Applications must be directed to the Director-General, Private Bag X424, Pretoria 0001, or hand delivered to: Tourism House, 17 Trevena Street, Sunnyside, for the attention of Mr Ignatius Ngoveni.

No faxed or e-mail applications will be considered.