Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) Thapelo Madibeng Bursary South Africa 2023 – 2024
ABOUT THE COMPANY – CETA
Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) Thapelo Madibeng Bursary South Africa; The Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA), formed in the year 2000, is aimed at positively influencing training and skills development within the construction industry. They are responsible for initiating skills projects and learnerships to develop and improve the human resources within the country, as well as the construction workforce.
Accredited as an Education and Training Quality Assurance (ETQA), the CETA’s mission is to develop a strong base of skills as the foundation for economic empowerment and infrastructural development. The construction industry is made up of 4 sub-sectors, including Materials Manufacturing; Built Environment Professions; Building Construction and Roads and Civil Construction.
The CETA has recently renamed the bursary programme to the “Thapelo Madibeng Bursary” in memory of the late Mr Thapelo Madibeng, a core business executive who sadly passed away in August 2018.
ABOUT THE THAPELO MADIBENG BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
The Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) is inviting students to apply for the Thapelo Madibeng Bursary Scheme, for the 2023 academic year..
Bursaries will be awarded for studies towards construction-related qualifications, at undergraduate and postgraduate levels (including Masters and above), which may include but are not limited to:
Public University studies:
- Architecture (BSc / National Diploma)
- Building Arts (BA)
- Civil Engineering (BSc)
- Construction Economics (BSc)
- Construction Management (BSc)
- Construction Studies (BSc)
- Geomatics (BSc)
- Property Development (BSc)
- Quantity Surveying (BSc)
- Urban and Regional Planning (BSc)
The University of Technology studies:
- Building (National Diploma)
- Civil Engineering (National Diploma)
- Quantity Surveying (National Diploma)
- Real Estate (National Diploma)
- Surveying (National Diploma)
TVET College studies:
- Civil Engineering and Building Construction (NCV)
- Electrical Infrastructure Construction (Levels 2 to 4) (NCV)
MORE ABOUT THE CETA THAPELO MADIBENG BURSARY BURSARY PROGRAMME – EXPENSES COVERED & RENEWAL
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The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses (up to a maximum value of R120 000): registration fees, tuition fees, books, accommodation, meals and any other expenses necessary for completing the qualification eg. fieldwork/ research costs/ laboratory costs etc (at the discretion of the CETA).
Bursaries are reviewed annually and may be renewed if students’ academic performance is satisfactory (as well as any other applicable additional criteria at the discretion of the CETA).
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE THAPELO MADIBENG BURSARY
Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):
- You must be a South African citizen
- You must be 35 years old or younger
- You must have completed Matric
- You must be studying full-time or part-time towards one of the construction-related qualifications listed above, at the Undergraduate or Postgraduate level
- You must be registered to study at a public institution (University, University of Technology or TVET College) in South Africa
- You must meet the eligibility criteria of your institution
- You must have achieved the prescribed minimum academic pass mark in your year of study
- You must NOT be receiving funding from a CETA-funded entity
- You must NOT be receiving funding from NSFAS or any other public funding scheme
- You must NOT be an immediate family member of a CETA employee
- Preference will be given to candidates from designated groups as per the CETA Policy, including the following: applicants with disabilities, female applicants pursuing studies within the construction or built environment field, applicants from rural areas pursuing studies within the construction or built environment field and unemployed applicants willing to pursue studies within the construction or built environment field
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE CETA THAPELO MADIBENG BURSARY
Applications must be submitted online at CETA Thapelo Madibeng Bursary Application 2022
Enter “Zabusaries.com” in the field asking how you heard about the CETA Thapelo Madibeng Bursary.
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):
- ID document (certified copy)
- Matric certificate (certified copy)
- Full tertiary academic record, if currently studying (certified copy)
- Proof of acceptance to study at a tertiary institution (on letterhead)
- Parents’ or guardians’ ID documents (certified copies)
- Parents or guardians’ proof of income (latest payslips if employed, affidavit if unemployed, proof of social grant or pension if applicable, doctors certificate if permanently disabled, death certificate if deceased) (certified copy)
CLOSING DATE FOR THE CETA BURSARY
10 February 2022.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER
For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact CETA directly:
Email: BethuelM@ceta.co.za / StakeholderRelations@ceta.co.za
Please do NOT contact the CETA if this bursary has already closed
NSFAS National Student Financial Aid Schemes
NSFAS: What is NSFAS?
NSFAS, or National Student Financial Aid Scheme, was established according to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme Act of 1999 and incorporated the Tertiary Education Fund of South Africa (TEFSA), which stopped operating in 2000.