About the Alfred Nzo District Municipality
The Alfred Nzo District is a municipality that is situated just right on the north-eastern areas of the Eastern Cape. Surrounding the district are the spectacular Drakensberg Mountains, a tremendous sight that absolutely cannot bis missed, Lestho on the north, Sisonke District in the East, and not to mention the Tambo District right down south.
The district takes great importance in promoting a democratic government that takes responsibility of the actions they have conducted towards their local society. In addition, the district aims to provide a healthy environment that is secure enough for its people to engage in their communities and local organizations.
About the Alfred Nzo District Municipality Bursary Progamme
The Alred Nzo District Municipality Bursary Programme is an initiative that is conducted by the district with the aims of providing financial assistance to well-deserving students who are going through an economic crisis. The bursary programme caters to a list of study fields, which includes:
- B.Sc. in Community Water Services and Sanitation
- B.Sc. in Water Resource Management or any other relevant qualification to this field
- Town and Regional Planning
- Geographic Information System
- Maritime Studies.
The Alfred Nzo Bursary programme will mainly give preference to 16-35 year old disadvantaged individuals who are currently living in the Alfred Nzo district. On top of that, candidates must be able to provide proof of their household financial crisis and be able to obtain a letter of admission into an established tertiary institution in South Africa.
For more information about the municipality, you can check out the official Alred Nzo District Municipality website from time to time.
The Alfred Nzo District Bursary Requirements:
To sign up for the Alfred Nzo Bursary programme, all candidates must provide these necessary documents to support their application forms. All of these requirements play a crucial role in determining whether you are entitled to the bursary or not. Therefore, please have all of these documents ready for submission.
The Alfred Nzo District Bursary Requirements are as follows:
- A detailed letter of motivation
- A valid Grade 12 Certificate. If you are still a learner in Grade 12, your latest academic transcript may suffice just as well
- A valid letter of admission into an acknowledged tertiary institution
- A valid copy of your identification
- A valid proof of residency obtained from a Ward Councillor
- A valid proof of household income or death certificates should the candidate only has one or does not have any parents.
How to Apply:
In order to sign up for the Alfred Nzo Bursary programme, you will need to attain an application form to begin the procedure. All application forms that be received by visiting in your local municipalities, namely Umzimvubu, Matatiele, Ntabankulu, and Mbizana. However, if you have access to the Internet, you can simply download the application form by clicking this provided link.
Once you have your application form ready, fill it in with all of your details. Make sure that all of the information you have written down are correct and accurate. After you’re done, please submit your application forms and supporting documents to this address: The Senior Manager Corporate Services, Alfred Nzo District Municipality, ERF 1400 Ntsizwa Street, Private Bag X 511, Mount Ayliff 4735.
Should you be accepted by the programme, selected candidates will be asked to sign a contract that states their agreement with the Alfred Nzo District Municipality, which contains all the terms and conditions regarding the bursary programme. Alfred Nzo holds all rights to decide how many bursary positions they will provide based on the year.
However, if you’re not selected by the bursary programme, don’t get your hopes down just yet. If you’re still interested in the opportunities provided by the Alfred Nzo District Municipality, you can always take a look at the Alfred Nzo Vacancy Page. Who knows? You may not be chosen for a bursary, but you just might land yourself a job vacancy in the upcoming future.
Should you have any inquiries or concerns about the Alfred Nzo Bursary programme, you may refer to Ms. A.N. Zibobo: Human Resource Development Section via Telephone: (039) 254 5112/5125; or e-mail: [email protected].
Address: ERF 1400 Ntsizwa Street, Private Bag X511, Emaxesibeni, 4735
Telephone: 039 254 5000
Fax: 039 254 0343
Customer Care Line: 086 000 3781