SA Weather Service Bursaries


SA Weather Services Bursary Information

SA weather services bursaries – The South African Weather Service offers a number of bursaries to students who want to finish their studies in specified fields of study.

Weather Bursaries Available

Weather Observers Bursary

It is advertised per region around Sept – October each year

Meteorological Studies Bursary

It is advertised per region around Sept – October each year

Environmental Sciences Bursary

It is advertised per region around Sept – October each year

Technology Studies Bursary

A very limited and is advertised per region around Sept – October each year

Bursary Application Requirements

Here are requirements for high school level learners are the following:

The learner should have good matric results in Physical Science and Mathematics (not Maths Literacy).

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If more information is required about Bursaries please contact the following individuals:

Ms Nomathamsanqa Tabata – contact no : – 012 367 6028
Dr Winfred Jordaan – contact no : – 012 367 6016

About South African Weather Services:

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) is a Section 3(a) public entity under the Ministry of Environmental Affairs and is governed by a Board. The organisation became a public entity on 15 July 2001 in terms of the South African Weather Service Act (No. 8 of 2001), as amended in 2013. It is an authoritative voice for weather and climate forecasting in South Africa and as a member of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) it complies with international meteorological standards. As an Aviation Meteorological Authority, SAWS is designated by the State to provide weather services to the aviation industry, marine and a range of other identified clients and to fulfil a range of international obligations of the government. It provides two distinct services, namely public good services that are funded by government, and paid-for commercial services.

How To Apply?

Download bursary application form here.

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