Limpopo Department of Transport and Community Safety Bursary South Africa 2023 – 2024
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROVIDER – LIMPOPO GOVERNMENT
Limpopo Department of Transport and Community Safety Bursary South Africa | Limpopo Province is the northernmost province in South Africa, which shares borders with Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Botswana. The province was named after the great Limpopo River that flows along its northern border and is rich in wildlife, spectacular scenery and a wealth of historical and cultural treasures.
The Department of Transport and Community Safety is one of the departments within the Limpopo government. Their mission is to provide safe, sustainable and integrated transport infrastructure and services for the promotion of socio-economic development, and to intensify the fight against crime and corruption through an integrated approach, partnerships and effective oversight in the South African Police Service.
ABOUT THE LIMPOPO GOVERNMENT BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
The Limpopo Department of Transport and Community Safety, within the Limpopo Provincial Government, is inviting students to apply for their bursary programme, for the 2023 academic year.
Bursaries will be awarded to students residing in Limpopo, for studies within the following fields:
- Road Safety
- Supply Chain Management
- Transport Economics
- Transport Planning
Otagouni.com is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all details about the Limpopo Department of Transport and Community Safety Bursary.
ABOUT THE LIMPOPO GOVERNMENT BURSARY PROGRAMME – EXPENSES COVERED & SELECTION
The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, prescribed books, meals and accommodation at the institution or in an accredited student residence.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 60 days of the bursary closing date. If you do not receive any feedback by this time, please consider your application unsuccessful.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE LIMPOPO GOVERNMENT BURSARY
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 reside within the Limpopo province
- You must have completed Matric
- You must be studying or intend on studying full-time, towards a qualification within one of the fields of study listed above, in 2023
- You must be studying at a public institution of higher learning
The bursary is open to youth from all race groups, with a focus on previously disadvantaged groups and people with disabilities.
Applicants must please note that the Department of Transport and Community Safety is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, with clear employment equity targets.
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE LIMPOPO GOVERNMENT BURSARY
Students who meet the above criteria can apply by submitting clear copies of the following documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):
- Application letter (this must be written by the applicant and must include the reference number: S5/1/1)
- ID document (certified copy)
- Matric certificate
- Latest academic results/ record, if currently studying (on institutions letterhead)
- Proof of registration or provisional acceptance at a public institution of higher learning (on institutions letterhead)
- Proof of residence in Limpopo
- Parents or guardians’ proof of income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed)
- Proof of disability if applicable
Note: there is no application form to be completed for this bursary application – students need only submit the list of the above documents to apply.
Applications must be submitted to the Head Office of the relevant district:
Head Office, Phamoko Towers
The Head of the Department
Department of Transport and Community Safety
40 Church Street
Second floor, office number 45
Private Bag X 9491, Polokwane, 0700
Capricorn District, 32 Schoeman Street, Polokwane
The Director: Capricorn District
Private Bag X 9324, Polokwane, 0700
Tel: 087 086 3845
Vhembe District, Thohoyandou Govt Complex
The Director: Vhembe District
Private Bag X 2145, Sibasa 0970
Tel: 015 960 3000
Sekhukhune District, Lebowakgomo Govt Complex
The Director: Sekhukhune District
Private Bag X 61, Lebowakgomo, 0737
Tel: 015 633 5150
Waterberg District, NTK Building, cnr Thabo Mbeki & River Street
The District Director, Private Bag X 1038, Nylstroom, 0510
Tel: 014 701 3448
Mopani District, Giyani Govt Complex
The Director: Mopani District
Private Bag X 9679, Giyani, 0826
Tel: 015 811 7000
CLOSING DATE FOR THE LIMPOPO GOVERNMENT BURSARY
7 April 2023.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER
For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the Limpopo Department of Transport and Community Safety directly:
Contact person 1: Mr Sefulro Rasefate
Tel: 015 294 8240
Contact person 2: Ms Mahlako Mphahlele
Tel: 015 294 8234
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