Eastern Cape Department of Transport Bursary 2024-2025
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROVIDER – EASTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT
The Eastern Cape Department of Transport is responsible for developing, facilitating, and providing a safe, reliable, and affordable multimodal transport system for the residents of the Eastern Cape province. The department’s services are divided into five programs, each playing a crucial role in its mission:
- Programme 1: Administration
- Programme 2: Transport Infrastructure
- Programme 3: Transport Operations
- Programme 4: Transport Regulation
- Programme 5: Community-Based Programme
ABOUT THE EASTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
The Eastern Cape Department of Transport is offering bursaries for the 2024-2025 academic year to students residing in the Eastern Cape. The bursaries are available for National Diploma and Degree studies (3-year qualifications) in the following transport-related fields:
- Architectural Studies
- Civil Engineering
- Maritime Engineering
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE EASTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT BURSARY
To be eligible for this bursary, you must meet the following minimum entry criteria:
- You must be a South African citizen.
- You must reside within the Eastern Cape province.
- You must be between the ages of 18 and 35 years old.
- You must have completed Matric.
- You must be studying or intend to study full-time for an undergraduate National Diploma or Degree in one of the specified transport-related fields.
- You must be studying or accepted to study at a recognized and accredited South African tertiary institution.
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE EASTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT BURSARY
Follow these steps to apply for the Eastern Cape Department of Transport Bursary:
- Download and complete the Eastern Cape Department of Transport Bursary Application Form for 2024-2025.
- In the field asking how you heard about the Eastern Cape Department of Transport Bursary, enter “Uni24.co.za.”
- Prepare clear copies of the following supporting documents (all documents must be certified copies):
- ID document
- Matric or equivalent certificate
- Proof of admission from a recognized higher institution
- Proof of income for your parents or guardians (latest payslips if employed, affidavit if unemployed)
- Proof of residence (municipality bill)
- Motivational letter explaining why you’ve chosen your field of study
- Submit your application to the relevant HRD Districts, Head Office Practitioners, or HRM/Main Registry. Each region has its own contact details for submission.
CLOSING DATE FOR THE EASTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT BURSARY
The closing date for the Eastern Cape Department of Transport Bursary is 10 March 2024-2025. Make sure to submit your application before this date, as late applications will not be accepted.
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER
For any inquiries about this bursary program, please contact the Eastern Cape Department of Transport directly:
- Customer Care Centre (Tel: 0800 644 644)
- Contact person 1: Mr. P Bandeza (Tel: 043 604 7471)
- Contact person 2: Ms. Z Dimbaza (Tel: 043 604 7400)
- Contact person 3: Mr. M Charlie (Tel: 043 604 7512)
- Contact person 4: Ms. N Kibita (Tel: 043 604 7459)