Closing Date: 17 October 2013

The Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development (DID) is calling on all suitably qualified and willing Gauteng citizens to apply before 17 October 2013 for bursary opportunities offered by the department.

The bursaries will cover registration, tuition fees payable directly to the institution of learning and prescribed text books and equipment; student accommodation will also be covered provided a detailed motivation letter is attached to the bursary application form.

The bursaries will be awarded for the prescribed duration of the National Diploma, B-Tech or Degree as determined by the learning institution.

Eligible candidate need to:

  • Be willing to be a full time student,
  • Demonstrate academic potential and good academic progress report if already at an institution of learning and
  • Show provisional acceptance or proof of registration from an institution of higher learning.

NB: Learners with a disability who meet the above requirements are encouraged to apply.

The bursaries are offered in the following fields of study:

BSC/BEng /B-Tech: Civil Engineering
GPDID 2013/14/1
BSC/ BEng /B-Tech: Mechanical Engineering
GPDID 2013/14/2
BSC/ BEng /B-Tech: Electrical Engineering
GPDID 2013/14/3
BSC/B-Tech: Architecture/Quantity Surveying/ Town & Regional Planning
GPDID 2013/14/4
Property  Management
Degree/ND: Property Management
GPDID 2013/14/5
B Com/ND: Cost and Management Accounting/ Accounting
GPDID 2013/14/6
BCom/ND: Supply Chain Management
GPDID 2013/14/7
Information Technology
B-Tech/ND: Financial Information System/ Information Technology
GPDID 2013/14/8
BCom/ND Informatics/Information Technology Management
GPDID 2013/14/9
BSC Computer Science/ Bachelor of Information Technology
GPDID 2013/14/10
Degree/ND: Graphic Design
GPDID 2013/14/11

How to Apply

Applicants are required to complete the GPDID Bursary application form and hand delivers it at 78 Fox Street, Standard Bank Building, 3rd floor, Human Resource Development Unit, Johannesburg.

The form should be accompanied by: a certified copy of an applicant’s Identity Document (ID), all educational qualifications, grade 12 certificate, or a copy of your academic record which confirms completion. Applications received after the closing date (17 October 2013) and those that do not comply with the requirements will not be considered.