Stellenbosch Municipality Bursaries 2023

Stellenbosch Municipality Bursaries 2023 – For details about eligibility, requirements, available positions, application procedure – how to apply, application form PDF download, interview questions/schedules, etc.

Are you looking for Bursary programmes in South Africa? Do you have the basic requirements to apply for Bursary programmes? If yes, you are welcome to this page.

This page contains information about the latest Bursaries programmes at the Stellenbosch Municipality for 2023/2024 and how to apply.

bursary is a monetary award made by any educational institution or funding authority to individuals or groups. It is usually awarded to enable a student to attend school, university or college when they might not be able to, otherwise. Some awards are aimed at encouraging specific groups or individuals into study.

Last updated on March 8th, 2023 at 10:10 am

Stellenbosch Municipality invites students to apply for Bursary Programme 2023 academic year.

Bursary Application closing date is 10 March 2023

Bursaries will be awarded to students who residing within the Stellenbosch Municipality’s municipal and surrounding areas, for undergraduate or postgraduate studies within these fields:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Infrastructure (Civil Engineering and Quantity Surveying)
  • Internal Auditing
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain Management

The bursary is made available by a collaboration between Stellenbosch Municipality and the Western Cape Government, via the Provincial Treasury Department.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 20 working days after the closing date – if you do not receive any feedback within this time frame, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

Stellenbosch Municipality reserves the right not to not award any bursaries, should suitable candidates not be located.


Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • You must be a South African citizen
  • You must permanently reside within the Stellenbosch Municipality’s municipal or surrounding areas (WC024)
  • You must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying or intend on studying full-time, towards an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification in one of the fields of study listed above
  • You must be studying or intend on studying at a registered Higher Educational and Training Institution in South Africa
  • You must be currently unemployed
  • You must have a strong academic record

How to apply

Download and complete the Stellenbosch Municipality Bursary Application Form 2023 (.pdf)

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your completed application form (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Full academic record, including latest results, if currently studying (certified copy)
  • Proof of application/ registration at tertiary institution (on institutions letterhead)
  • Proof of address (Municipal account, affidavit) (certified copy)
  • Curriculum Vitae

Applications must be submitted in one of the following ways:
– Hand delivery:
71 Plein Street
Ecclesia Building
(Attention: HR Specialist: Training & Skills Development, Human Resource Services)

– Post:
Stellenbosch Municipality
PO Box 17
(Attention: HR Specialist: Training & Skills Development, Human Resource Services)

Note: applications submitted via email or fax will NOT be accepted.

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