Overberg District Municipality Bursary Programme 2021 | Apply Now!

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Overberg District Municipality invites applications from suitably qualified students who completed their Grade 12 to apply for a bursary specifically in the recommended study fields

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.

Recommended Study Fields

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


Assistance includes but is not limited to the following:

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


Once you meet the above requirements, download the Overberg District Municipality Bursary Application Form.

Ensure you fill in all details required, then attach the following documents.

Failure to include this may result in the application not being considered.

  • 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.
  • Provide a document showing proof of registration or acceptance to the tertiary institution.
  • Provide a statement, invoice, or account details of the broken-down study fees on a tertiary letterhead
  • Provide a document to show proof of residency, either a residential address or a municipal account.
  • Provide certified copies of your parents’ or guardians’ ID documents.
  • Provide a document of proof of your household income.

Application Deadline: Thursday, 8 April, 2021

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