Department of Tourism Bursaries

Department of Tourism Bursaries

Closing date: 28 October 2022

The Department of Tourism offers Bursary opportunities to South African graduates studying (Diploma/ Degree/ Hons MSc/ M Tech Masters/ PhD) in the below mentioned fields of study. Bursaries is opened only for the full-time studies with any accredited institution in South Africa.

Fields of study:

  • Business Management
  • Communication Science
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology (Software Development, Data Warehousing and related, Data Processing)
  • Development Studies
  • Economics
  • Internal Audit (Forensic / IT Audit)
  • Risk Management
  • Statistics / Data Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Tourism Development / Tourism Management

NB. Successful candidates will sign a bursary contract.The contract will be for the remainder of the study, renewable annually based on academic progress.


Applications forms must be submitted to the address below or hand delivered by not later than the closing date.

Required Documents:

  • Completed Bursary Application Form,
  • Copies of certificates (certified copies will be requested from successful applicants), academic transcripts and an ID document, 
  • Proof of registration,
  • Proof of guardian’s income and motivational letter.

Applications must be addressed to:

Hand delivered to: The Director-General, Tourism House, 17 Trevenna Street, Sunnyside, 0002


The Director-General

Posted to Private Bag X 424,



Enquiries: Mr L Shiviti (012) 444 6172, Ms K Taunyane (012) 444 6164 and Ms K Malemela (012) 444 6191.


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