About GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services)
Golden Arrow Bus Services (GABS) is a commuter bus services provider that covers a wide section of the City of Cape Town metropolitan region. The firm, which was established in 1861 and is controlled by the South African holding company Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited, runs a fleet of over 1 000 buses on over 1 300 routes, with a daily passenger load of over 220 000 persons.
The firm provides safe, dependable passenger transportation services that are tailored to fit the demands of our clients. By following strong business principles, the company is able to ensure a secure future for itself and its employees.
About the GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) Bursaries 2022
GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) is offering financial assistance for talented South African undergraduate students pursuing their education in Western Cape. The GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) Bursaries is an all-inclusive programme that welcomes people of all different backgrounds. As an awardee, you will be provided with the necessary support to chase after your academic qualification. If you display exemplary academic scores and valuable qualities as a student, you are more than encouraged to give this opportunity a shot.
The GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) Bursaries is available for the following courses:
- Information technology
- Transport Economics
- Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering.
As an awardee, you will be entitled to the following benefits: coverage for tuition expenses, accommodation costs, and applicable book allowances.
Please be kindly informed that you will be asked to work for Golden Arrow Bus Services for a each year of your studies that you have finished (paid by the company).
Candidates interested in the GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) Bursaries must fulfill an eligibility criteria before proceeding with their applications. Each of these items below will determine whether you have what it takes to proceed with this bursary. To guarantee a successful application, candidates are advised to meet all of the following requirements. Failure to do so will cause disadvantageous consequences towards the overall result of your applications. Be sure to jot down these items for personal reference.
The GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) Bursaries Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Already studying or planning to pursue a full-time undergraduate qualification in either one of the study fields mentioned above
- Already studying or planning to pursue your education in a Western Cape-based institution.
Download application form: GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) Bursaries 2022.
Please fill out the application form with your most relevant responses by typing them into the appropriate areas. All of the personal information you submit should be accurate and correspond to your actual circumstances.
Additionally, you will need to provide the following documents:
- Certified copies of your Identity Document
- Matric qualification/your most updated Academic Records
- A brief Curriculum Vitae
- Legitimate proof of your household income (e.g. 3-month bank statement).
All these documents should be included in your application dossier. Incomplete dossiers will automatically be disqualified from the registration process.
Once everything is all set, please send in your applications to this email address: [email protected]. In the email subject line, please put in the words “Golden Arrow Bursary Application 2022”. This way, the selection committee can easily recognize your applications in their inbox.
By sending in your applications, you are hereby giving permission to the selection committee to have your personal information utilized for registration purposes.
Candidates must process their applications to the email address above. Submissions made through other methods, such as hand delivery or fax, will not be accepted by the selection committee.
Applications for the GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) Bursaries must be submitted before the closing date on 31 March 2022.
It is possible to guarantee that your application is protected as soon as possible by registering as soon as feasible. However, this does not guarantee immediate success and is just designed to give you with a stable position during the recruitment process.
Incomplete applications will not be accepted by the selection committee. Candidates that submit their applications after the deadline will not be considered. All submissions submitted after the deadline, regardless of their substance, will be discarded without further consideration.
GABS (Golden Arrow Bus Services) has the right to offer or refuse employment to anybody at any time in its sole and absolute discretion. The decisions of the choosing committee are final and binding on all parties engaged in the process.