Department of Tourism Bursary / Scholarship

LOCATION: PRETORIA

The Department of Tourism offers Bursary opportunities to South African graduates in the fields listed below:

  • Construction Management 
  • Economics
  • Environmental Management
  • Information Technology (Software Development, Data Warehousing and related, Data Analytics)
  • Tourism.
  • Infrastructure Project Management 
  • Tourism Management/Development 
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Risk Management 
  • Internal Forensic Audit 
  • Statisticians

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

Requirements: Application forms must be sent via email or hand-delivered by no later than the closing date. The applicant must be a South African citizen. Bursaries are opened only for full-time studies with any accredited institution in South Africa.

Apply as follows: Applicants must complete the Bursary Application Form together with certified copies of certificates, academic transcripts, Identity document, proof of registration, proof of guardian’s income and motivational letter.

How to Apply

Application forms are available on www.tourism.gov.za OR at the reception of the Department of Tourism.

Applications must be addressed to the Director-General, Tourism House, 17 Trevenna Street, Sunnyside, 0002 or posted to Private Bag X 424, Pretoria, 0001 or e-malled with the subject title: Bursary Application: Ms/Mr… to any one of the email addresses below.

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

CLOSING DATE: 12 NOVEMBER 2021