Closing Date: 24 November 2017

The National Department of Tourism invites applications for bursaries from unemployed South African undergraduate and postgraduate students for the 2018 academic year in the following fields of study:

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

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 24 November 2017 • 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 :
Ms Kgomotso Taunyane, tel: (012) 444-6164
Mr Lucky Shiviti, tel: (012) 444-6172
Ms Rudzani Ramulongo, tel: (012) 444-6187
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.