The Western Cape Department of Health offers a limited number of bursaries for full-time study each year in fields where a shortage of skills has been identified. The aim of the bursary is to attract qualified persons with the required competencies, knowledge and skills to join the Department to meets its service delivery needs.
To apply for one of these bursaries you must be:
- A South African citizen residing in the Western Cape
- Be accepted at the relevant accredited Higher Education Institution (HEI)
How do I apply?
Step 1: Apply at HEI for your required qualification.
Step 2: Collect bursary application from at HEI financial aid office.
Step 3: Complete the application form.
Step 4: Please ensure that all necessary documents are attached to the application form.
Step 5: Hand deliver the application form with documents back to the financial aid office.
Where do I apply?
Download: Full Time Bursary Application Form (2017) for CPUT and US.
Click on link for UCT for their bursary application form which differs
from the other two universities as above.
Students applying for MBCHB at a university outside the province must send the application forms directly to the Western Cape Government: Health.
For more information, click HERE.