Apply For City of Thswane Bursary: Alfred Nzo District Municipality

By | November 20, 2016

Apply For City of Thswane Bursary: Alfred Nzo District Municipality

City of Thswane bursary is now open for academic year in 2016 and the main target of the bursary is to stimulate the talented young local students improving their education. The bursary is specialized in Alfred Nzo District and all potential students are invited to apply for Alfred District Municipality bursaries. The district are in need for several scarce skillful employees in many sectors so lets contribute for your beloved homeland!

City of Thswane Bursary

About Alfred District Municipality                    

Alfred district in one of the 6 districts of Eastern Cape province of South Africa and the area include towns: Mount Ayliff, Mount Frere, Maluti, Malatiele, and in 2011 was expanded to Mbizana and Ntabankulu Local Municipality. The district was named after Alfred Baphethuxolo, the former Secretary-General of African National Congress and was Minister of Foreign Affairs in cabinet of Nelson Mandela from 1994 to 1999. Alfred district also known for its unspoiled nature and tourism.

The Fields of Study Available

The Alfred District Municipality bursaries are meant to recruit potential students for the following studies:

  • Bachelor of Science in Community Water Services
  • Bachelor of Science in Water Resource Management
  • Any other sanitation and water related fields
  • Town and Regional Planning
  • Civil Engineering
  • Internal Auditing
  • Accounting/Financial Management
  • Environmental Health Management
  • Environment Management
  • Information Communication Technology/Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Geographic Information System

The Criterion For Bursaries

Alfred District Municipality bursaries has some requirements for applicants to meet and those are listed below:

             The applicants age must be between 16-35 years old

             Applicants from disadvantaged background will be given priority

             The bursaries awarded only to Alfred Nzo area of jurisdiction residents

             Applicants must have satisfying academic records

             Priorities are for students who need financial support


Steps of Applying for Bursaries

Applicants can submit the filled application form along with the required documents:

  • Certified copy of valid ID
  • Grade 12 certificate/latest results for current Grade 12 students
  • Proof of acceptance from university or tertiary institution
  • Motivation letter
  • Residency proof from Ward CouncillorParents/guardian salary receipt or death certificate if parents deceased

Applicants shall notice that Alfred Municipality bursaries will be closed on 8 January 2016 and the successful will be informed not longer than 15 January 2016. Application form available at:

Send your application to:

The Senior Manager Corporate Services

Alfred Nzo District Municipality

ERF 1400 Ntsizwa Street

Private Bag X 511

Mount Ayliff 4735

For inquiries, reach Ms. A. N. Zibobo (HRD Section) at