The City of Cape Town External Bursaries for 2024 present a valuable opportunity for qualified South African students to receive financial support for their formal studies.

City of Cape Town External Bursaries for South African Students 2024

The City of Cape Town’s call for interested residents registered at accredited academic institutions in South Africa to apply for external bursaries underscores its commitment to supporting local students in their pursuit of higher education.


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City of Cape Town External Bursaries | DETAILS

The bursary aims at providing aspiring students with the means to further their studies within their chosen field.  Each year, a group of ambitious and eager students who believe will make use of this opportunity and approach their studies and career ambitions with much enthusiasm and the intentional hard work required to pursue their dreams are selected. The bursaries also include capped allowances for study-aid, transport and meals. In some instances where a proven need exists, the City may also cover a capped residence allowance, funding permitting.


Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the City of Cape Town External Bursaries 2023/24 must meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants need to be South African citizens residing within the boundaries of Cape Town.
  • Applicants should possess their Grade 12 final / mid-year results with an average of 65% and above.
  • Applicants need to provide a copy of first, second or third year academic transcripts

Eligible Fields: Accounting (CA and Cost Management), Artisan Training, Auditing, Contract Management, Data Science/Analytics (Statistics, Computer Science), Economics, Engineering (Various fields, including Industrial Engineering), Environmental (Specialists, including Air Pollution and Water Quality), Fleet Management, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Heritage, Information Systems and Technology, Legal (Various fields), Nursing, Occupational Health & Safety, Project Management, Renewable Energy, Supply Chain Management, Technical Training/qualification in, Electricity/Energy/Refrigeration/Electronic/Process control and Operations, Transport Management, Urban Design, Landscape, Planning, Surveying and Architecture, Municipal Finance Management Act Minimum Competence qualification,  Public Accountability, Innovation.

Application Deadline: 8th September 2022


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Application Procedures

Once you have completed the online application form and uploaded all the required documents, carefully review the information provided to ensure accuracy and completeness. Then, submit the application before the specified deadline.

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