South Africa: Learners Encouraged to Apply for Bursaries

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The department calls on all Grade 12 learners who need financial assistance to further their studies in different universities within this our country (SA) to apply for the Mpumalanga Provincial Government Bursary Scheme for the 2014 Academic Year before the set closing date of 30 September 2013.

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To qualify for the bursary, learners must complete a bursary application form obtainable from their respective schools , Provincial Government Departments including Regions and Districts.

The application form may also be printed from the departmental website:

The following supporting documents should be submitted with the application form:

Certified copy of Grade 12 mid year results (if currently in Grade 12) or Grade 12 certificate or NCV

Certified copy of proof of residence in the Mpumalanga Province

A letter/ provisional letter of acceptance or proof of registration from a higher education Institution

Certified copy of a South African Identity Document

Proof of income of Parent or Guardian

Proof of disability from a registered medical doctor or clinic/ hospital (if applicable)

Proof of indigent status

Learners are also encouraged to take advantage of other opportunities provided by Government to assist them to obtain a University Qualification such as the Fundza Lushaka Bursary Fund and the National Student Financial Aid Scheme.

Issued by: Mpumalanga Education  source allafrica