Fire Fighter Learnership Programme 2019 / 2020

Overberg District Municipality: Bursaries 2021

Overberg District Municipality: Bursaries 2021

Fire Fighter Learnership Programme 2019 / 2020

Overberg District Municipality: Bursaries 2021

The Overberg District Municipality invites suitable candidates to apply for Bursary Programme 2021 academic year. Overberg District Municipality invites suitably qualified students who completed their Grade 12 to apply for a bursary specifically in the recommended study fields below.

External municipal bursaries are awarded to help develop students within the municipal area of the Overberg District,and who are from the historically disadvantaged social groups and/or individuals with disabilities who are studying:

  • Towards their first degree in any field of study
  • Their first National Diploma in any field of study.

Students who are eligible and have qualified for the bursary, will be assisted with financial needs whilst studying.

Bursary Covers:

  • Registration fees
  • Tuition fees
  • Examination fees
  • Cost of books and study materials.
  • Accommodation fees.


  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Internal Audit
  • Risk Management
  • Infrastructure e.g Civil Engineering, Town Planning, Architectural, Chemical Engineering

Bursary Requirements:

  • Be a resident of Overberg District Municipality area
  • Have attained the age of 18 or be below 35 years.
  • Be a citizen of South Africa with valid South African ID.
  • Provide proof of acceptance to a selected learning institution with your registration details.
  • Your household income per month should be less than the GAP threshold.
  • Registered to study at an accredited learning institution in South Africa.
  • Only those pursuing their first Degree or National Diploma will be considered to receive a bursary.
  • Fees of successful applicants will be paid directly to the academic institutions.
  • The bursary will be applied to cover study fees and if possible and/or necessary other essential needs


  • A certified copy of your ID.
  • Provide a certified copy of your grade 12 certificate.
  • If studying, provide a full tertiary academic record written on a tertiary letterhead.
  • Document showing proof of registration or acceptance to the tertiary institution.
  • Statement, invoice, or account details of the broken-down study fees on a tertiary letterhead.
  • Document to show proof of residency, either a residential address or a municipal account.
  • Certified copies of your parents’ or guardians’ ID documents.
  • A document of proof of your household income.
  • A document of assurance that you do not receive any full bursary or help for many institution

Closing date: 08 April 2021

How to apply:

To apply for Overberg District Municipality Bursaries send all documents to:

Click here to download the overburg distric municipality 2021 Bursary  Application Form

Overberg District Municipal offices by hand 

or submit at

Department of Human Resources, Private Bag X22, Bredasdorp,7280

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