Closing Date: 17 March 2017
LGSETA (Local Government Sector Education And Training Authority) is a government organization that administer skills development to help local government employees and the unemployed individual. LGSETA is one of 21 SETA’s in the country and falls under the executive authority of the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET).
This organization works with their stakeholders which include the Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), the South African Local Government Association (SALGA), the Independent Municipal and Allied Trade Union (IMATU) and the South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU).
The LGSETA was founded as a solution #FeesMustFall campaign experienced at Higher Education Institutions across the country during 2015. The bursary is open to the students who are interested in joining the local government sector. The bursary is awarded every year in which students will be required to renew.
Bursaries will be given to students who are registered with any of the Public Universities, Universities of Technology and TVET Colleges in South Africa. LGSETA bursary will pay the cost of registration, tuition, books and residence fees for up to the maximum amount of R 50 000 per year.
March every year .
Only limited number of bursaries are available.
If you are not contacted within 4 weeks from the closing date, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.
Tel: (011) 456 8579
Fax: (011) 450 4948
Physical Address: 1st Floor 47 Van Buuren Road, Bedfordview 2007
Postal Address: P.O Box 1964 Bedfordview 2008