Dept of Tourism: Bursary Applications 2012/2013

The National Department of Tourism invites applications for bursaries from unemployed South African citizens for the 2012 academic year in the following fields of study:
  • Culture and Heritage
  • Developmental Studies
  • Tourism (emphasis on Economics/Econometrics or Economic Modelling)
  • Tourism Management
  • Computer Science
  • Information Management
  • Geographic Information System
  • Statistics
Applicants must:
  • Have been accepted at an accredited South African tertiary institution
  • Be prepared to enter into an agreement with the National Department of Tourism and do counter-service in the National Department of Tourism upon completion of the qualification
Applicants must note the following:
  • Application forms must be posted or hand-delivered by not later than 20 January 2012
  • Applicants must complete and application form, certified copies of qualifications, Identity Documents, proof of registration, proof of guardian's income, motivation letter and recent academic records
  • Application forms are available here or at the reception of the National Department of Tourism
  • Application forms will under no circumstances be faxed or emailed
  • No applications will be accepted after the closing date
  • Correspondence will be limited to the successful candidates
Applications and enquiries must be directed to the Director-General, Private Bag x424, Pretoria 0001, for the attention of Mr Ignatius Ngoveni, tel. 012 444 6183 or Ms Bagcinile Khumalo, tel. 012 444 6158.