The Bergrivier Municipality is located within the West Coast District Municipality which falls within the Western Cape province of South Africa.
There are few townships that fall under it and these are Velddrif, Piketberg, Porterville and surrounding rural areas and villages.
Bergrivier Municipality Bursary Information
The maximum value of bursaries awarded per successful applicant is R30 000. This amount is allocated to each student so that it can be used for registration and tuition fees.
Bergrivier Municipality Bursaries Available
Municipal Finance: Economics/ Supply Chain Management
Scarce Skills: Electrical Material/ Technical Trades
Safety Functions: Disaster Management/ Law Enforcement/ Traffic Services
Who Can Apply?
In order to apply you must must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying:
Be a South African citizens
Be studying towards a degree or diploma qualification at a recognised tertiary institution (full-time)
Studying in one of the aforementioned fields of study
Current tertiary students must have passed last year’s studies
Reside permanently within the Bergrivier municipal area
Directions To Apply
Download and complete the application form below
Please include the following items in your application pack:
ID document (certified copy)
Full Curriculum Vitae
Motivation letter about why you think you deserve to be awarded the bursary (max 150 words)
2016 academic results: Matric certificate or Tertiary academic record (certified copy)
Proof of registration at a recognised tertiary institution in South Africa
Proof of residence within Mountain River/ the Bergrivier municipal area
Parents/ guardians proof of income (certified copies of latest payslips if employed or affidavit if unemployed)
Complete application forms and supporting documentation must be hand delivered to one of the following municipal offices:
-Aurora: Main Street, Aurora, 7325
-Eendekuil: Hoof Street, Eendekuil, 7335
-Piketberg: Kerkstraat 13, Piketberg, 7320
-Porterville: Mark Street, Porterville, 6810
-Redelinghuys: Voortrekker Street, Redelinghuys, 8105
-Velddrif: Voortrekker Street, Velddrif, 7365
Attention: Me A G Louw (Manager Human Resources Services)
Please note: faxed or emailed applications will NOT be accepted.
For any bursary queries, please contact:
Bergrivier Municipality offices
-Aurora: Tel: 022 952 1720
-Eendekuil: Tel: 022 942 1780
-Piketberg: Tel: 022 913 6000
-Porterville: Tel: 022 931 2100
-Redelinghuys: Tel: 022 962 1605
-Velddrif: Tel: 022 783 1112
Download the application form here.