DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS BURSARIES 2017 – 2018

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS BURSARIES 2017 – 2018 . Department of public works bursary application

This Government Department also aids in filling the skills shortages within South Africa, while providing opportunities to deserving candidates.  Their aim is to aid in developing talent that will help stabilize the workforce, they do this by supporting the objectives along with the strategies as is set out by the workplace skills plan.

They offer internal, as well as external bursaries, thus enabling their staff and public candidates to apply.  With this endeavor, they aim to fill opening that arises within the Department, but also throughout all Departments of Government.

The Department of Public Works is committed to the growth of the country.  They acknowledge the need for skilled workers, thus, aim at creating and prioritizing to meet growing demands.  There bursary program benefits in ensuring a continued growth, within the skilled labor force of South Africa.

Bursary awards will not be influenced by minor factors such as gender, race, political affiliation or religion as the application selection process is guided by the principle of equity.  Factors that will have an impact on the selection will be economical needs of candidates and academic abilities, nonetheless national origin will only be relevant where the objective is human skills development, for the Department of Finance.

Their bursary program will assist in raising quality skills, promote economic growth, employment along with aiding social development within South Africa.  Financial assistance is also offered to previously disadvantage candidates, wishing to educate themselves within the fields that are open at the Department.

The Department of Public Works bursaries will cover the following fees for candidates:

  • Registration
  • Accommodation at the University
  • Tuition
  • Prescribed Books or Learning Material
  • Meals at the University

Payments will be made to the selected University after statements are received.  Candidates will be required to sign an employment contract for the same term as that of the bursary.