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Newcastle Municipality Bursary 2022

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Newcastle Municipality Bursary

About Newcastle Municipality Bursary

South Africans living in Newcastle can apply for the Newcastle Municipality Bursary 2022 this year. The Municipality of Newcastle aspires to provide people with more chances, particularly for those who are underprivileged, so that they can enhance their educational standards.

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This will improve their skills and knowledge, allowing them to contribute to a better life for themselves and the community as a whole. Newcastle Municipality will do so by offering financial assistance in the form of bursaries.

Newcastle Municipality Bursary 2022

For university students, the Newcastle Municipal Mayoral Bursary is available. This money will assist qualifying students in obtaining advanced degrees in any subject of study in which they wish to specialize.

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Only approved Higher Education Institutions in South Africa are eligible for the bursary.

Eligibility Criteria

The following minimum requirements must be met by all interested applicants:

  1. Must be a resident of Newcastle
  2. Must have matriculated in Newcastle
  3. Must be within the age group designated as youth according to the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Number 108 of 1996
  4. Must register to study at any of the government-recognized institutions for any field of study
  5. Must be either academics or matriculants who meet the requirements
  6. Applicants who excel in their academics will get a preference

How to Apply

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Applicants must need to download and accomplish the Newcastle Municipal Mayoral Bursary Bursary Application Form.doc.

Applicants can also obtain the Municipal Study Assistance forms at:

  • Office No. F26 and Office No. G27, Newcastle Civic Center
  • Online at

Interested applicants must provide the following documents with their accomplished Municipal Study Assistance application form:

  • Certified copy of an ID document
  • Certified copy of a parent or guardian’s ID document
  • Most recent academic results
  • Proof of income of the parent or guardian
  • A provisional letter of acceptance from the preferred institution
  • Proof of residential address

Failure to submit all of these will automatically disqualify the application. The municipality reserves the right to verify the applicant’s confirmation of acceptance at their preferred institution.

Applications should forward their applications to using one of the following ways:

Private Bag X6621

Or, hand-deliver their applications at:

37 Murchison Street
Newcastle CBD
Newcastle, 2940


Closing Date

14 January 2022.

Contact Details

Please contact the Newcastle Municipality directly if you have any questions about this bursary program:

Sphamandla Hlathswayo (Community Liaison officer: Office of the Mayor)
Tel: 034 328 7776 / 082 222 4562

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