EC Dept of Health: Bursary Programme 2014

Closing Date: 31 October 2013

The eastern cape department of health intends to award comprehensive bursaries to qualifying candidates who intend pursuing and or intending to further their studies in the health sector for 2014 academic year. The bursaries will cover:

  • registration
  • tuition
  • accommodation
  • books and
  • meals

The bursary scheme serves to develop the various communities in which the department renders services and as such bursars will be obligated to work within district facilites that are most in need of health professionals. Hence, only applicants prepared to work in district facilities which are typically in rural areas should consider applying


  • Be South African of EC original
  • Grade 12 or latest tertiary academic results
  • Proof of admission to an institution of higher learning
  • Completed bursary form
  • Proof of physical address
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copy of salary of both parent or attach an affidavit in case where the candidate does not have parents

Application form are collected and returned at the sub districts. Please contact the under mentioned officials for assistance in your area.

District Alfed Nzo Amathole Cacadu Chris Hani Joe Gqabi OR Tambo Nelson Mandela Bay
Closest Town Kokstad EL PE Queenstown Aliwal Mthatha PE & Uitenhage
Contact Person Ms Mbobo Ms Gqamane Mr. Feni Mrs. Shweni Mr. Kometsi Mr. Duntsula Ms Tsotsobe
Contact Number 0836661053 0829586387 0834394229 0727153666 0787608222 0731609186 0734277133

For any further enquiries: Please do not hesitate to contact Mr Msimeleli Ngaphi at 040 – 608 9670/1/2/4

Please note that NO late applications will be considered and if you have not been contacted after 31 January 2014, consider your bursary application as unsuccessful.

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