Bursary : Bergrivier Municipality External Bursary Scheme

Bergrivier Municipality External Bursary Scheme

Closing Date : March.

Field of Study:

  • Commerce, Law & Management
  • Accountancy
  • Economic & Business Sciences

Bursary Details:

Only full time students studying towards a degree/ diploma at a Tertiary Institution may apply.


Location: Cape Town

B-Com or Equivalent with Accounting, Audit, Economy or Management Accounting as main subjects.
Valid Code B Driver’s license.
Proficiency in at least two of the official languages of the Western Cape (Read, write and speak).
Computer literacy (MS Office).
Ability to give attention to detail.

Key Performance Areas
Assisting in the implementation of accepted municipal accounting practice and budgetary reforms. Training in developing statistical reporting modules. The preparation of financial statements and management reports. Reconciliations and financial analysis. Electronic collection of financial data. Internal audit. Other financial functions.

Closing Date: 15 March.


  • Western Cape

Candidate Requirements:

Please attached the following documents:

Prescribed bursary application form;
Motivation letter of about 150 words on why you think you should receive the bursary:
Curriculum vitae;
Certified copies of both parents’ income;
Certified copy of matric results in 2016 or tertiary results in 2016:
Certified copy of South African identity document;
Proof of registration at tertiary institution;
Proof of residence within Bergrivier municipal area.

How to Apply:

A covering letter with three contactable references must accompany the completed prescribed application form (BELOW) with certified copies of the necessary qualification certificates and a Curriculum Vitae (Maximum of 3 pages), to reach the Municipal Offices, Piketberg or mailed to: P.O Box 60, Piketberg 7320 for the attention of Mr J Cloete (Human Resource Management)

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