Government Bursary is the money you receive to cover the costs of your studies for certain qualifications at any public university or college in South Africa. Government administer various bursary funds including the ones listed below:
Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET)
Focuses on training at colleges, which is vocational or occupational by nature with a view towards a specific range of jobs or employment possibilities.
The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme
Multi-year programme to promote teaching as a profession. Bursaries are available to enable eligible students to complete a teaching qualification in an area of national priority.
Disability Bursary Programme
The Disability Bursary Programme provides financial support to students with disabilities who need financial aid and possess the ability to pass their academic subjects.It is intended to open opportunities in higher education, provide the necessary additional teaching and support for students to overcome learning barriers which have resulted from disability.
NSFAS is also government bursaries.
Here are the list of government bursaries for you to apply:
Social Development Bursaries
KZN Government Bursary
Rural Development Bursaries
Higher Education Bursaries
SAPS Bursary Opportunities
Umgeni Water Bursaries
Municipality Bursaries Available
National Treasury Bursaries
Department of Correctional Services Bursaries
Department of Health Bursaries
Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Bursaries