2 November 2021

Opportunity Description

This opportunity is open to YOUTH in the Johannesburg community

The City of Johannesburg (CoJ) is committed to fulfil its socio-economic mandate by providing training opportunities in the form of Financial Assistance to community recipients, within the Johannesburg metropolitan area who intend pursuing academic studies at a recognised tertiary institution in South Africa and who adhere to the prescribed criteria in order for them to acquire their qualification at a recognised FET and / or HET.

The CoJ is offering bursaries to South African youth, who permanently reside in Johannesburg, to pursue full-time undergraduate studies in one of the following fields:

  • Actuarial Science – Legal
  • Build Environment (Architecture, Construction) – Library
  • Commerce Local Government Science/Political – Science
  • Communications/Social Media – Logistics
  • Community Services – Marketing
  • Curatorial Studies
  • Emergency Management Services – Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Engineering (all Fields) – Municipal Governance
  • Environmental Management – Production and Operations Management
  • Finance (Accounting, Auditing, Small Business – Quality Assurance
  • Management, Supply Chain – Public Management
  • Management, Treasury, Economists)
  • Geo Information Science (GIS) – Quantity Surveying
  • Health – (Nursing) Real Estate (Property Management, Property Valuation)
  • Information Technology – Sports Science
  • International Relations and Protocol – Town and Regional Planning

Criteria for selection

  • Selection of successful candidates will be strictly on academic merit
  • Applicants are expected to study at an accredited South African tertiary institution
  • It is the student’s responsibility to seek admission with a tertiary institution
  • The bursary is for study programmes of no less than one year
  • The bursary is renewable annually, based on academic performance/results
  • The bursary is not applicable for post graduate qualifications

The Bursary covers
Tuition and registration fees, prescribed books and/or study material and is limited to the amount of R 35,000.00 per academic year.

Contact Person: Billy Baloyi
Tel No: (011) 407 6979
Workplace: 2nd Metropolitan Centre

How to Apply

Apply on www.joburg.org.za, click on vacancies and then application for Bursaries and Learnerships

A completed application form, proof of residence, certified copy of ID and Qualifications and proof of income.