About the Gauteng Dept of e-Government
The Gauteng Department of e-Government is a dynamic governmental entity at the forefront of leveraging technology to enhance public services and governance in the Gauteng Province of South Africa. Established with the aim of driving digital transformation, the department plays a pivotal role in advancing e-governance initiatives, ensuring that citizens have access to efficient and transparent services. By embracing innovative technologies, the Gauteng Department of e-Government is committed to creating a more digitally inclusive society, fostering economic growth, and improving the overall quality of life for residents in the province.
At the heart of its mission, the department seeks to bridge the digital divide and empower individuals through the strategic use of information and communication technologies. This includes initiatives such as bursaries, providing educational opportunities to deserving students and cultivating a skilled workforce for the future. With a focus on inclusivity and excellence, the Gauteng Department of e-Government is dedicated to building a technologically advanced and citizen-centric environment, where digital solutions drive progress and contribute to the overall development of Gauteng.
About the Gauteng Dept of e-Government Bursaries 2024
The Gauteng Dept of e-Government is providing candidates the chance to receive financial assistance to fund their studies with their bursary programmes. The Gauteng Department of e-Government Bursaries is a comprehensive program designed to be inclusive and open to individuals from diverse backgrounds. As a recipient of this bursary, you will receive extensive support to pursue your academic qualifications. If you demonstrate outstanding academic performance and possess valuable qualities as a student, we strongly encourage you to seize this opportunity.
The bursary encompasses coverage for various educational expenses, including tuition fees, registration, prescribed books, and study materials. It’s important to note that the number of eligible students to receive this bursary is limited to X10, subject to budget availability. The fees committed through this bursary are applicable for the academic year 2024. This initiative is a testament to our commitment to fostering educational excellence and providing assistance to deserving individuals in their pursuit of higher education.
The Gauteng Dept of e-Government Bursaries are available for the fields below:
- Computer Science
- Informatics and Information Systems
- Data Science
- Multimedia and Interactive Media
- Graphic Design
- Computer Engineering
- Software Engineering
- Software Development
- Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
- Information Technology (IT)
Are you confident in your ability to apply for the Gauteng Department of e-Government Bursaries? Waste no time and submit your application promptly! Before doing so, carefully review the eligibility criteria for the position. These criteria will ascertain whether you are an ideal candidate. To assess your qualifications, refer to the eligibility criteria provided below. To enhance your likelihood of success, ensure adherence to all the criteria outlined in the list.
The Gauteng Dept of e-Government Bursaries Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Verify that your age falls between 18 and 35, and your residence is within Gauteng Province,
- South Africa.
- Showcase your financial need by providing information about your household income when applying.
- Ensure admission to a South African public university or University of Technology accredited by SAQA for an undergraduate qualification in specific fields.
- Attain an average of 65% in subjects aligned with your intended course.
Download the Official Application Form: Gauteng Dept of e-Government Bursaries 2024.
Kindly complete the application form by inputting your most pertinent information in the designated fields. It is crucial that all personal details provided are accurate and reflective of your current circumstances.
Application for the bursary must be completed using the official application form. The submission should be accompanied by the following documents:
- Grade 12/Senior Certificate.
- Previous year’s results (if already enrolled).
- Proof of admission into the identified field of study.
- The latest date of registration.
- Provide proof of residence and total household income.
- Indicate the total cost of registration, tuition, and examination fees.
- Additionally, include a motivation signed by both yourself and your parent or legal guardian, explaining your reasons for enrolling in the intended qualification. Attach a testimonial from your parent(s) or legal guardian, along with proof of residence and total household income.
If your application is approved, you will be required to:
- Sign a contractual agreement and a debt recovery commitment.
- Submit an invoice.
- Provide proof of registration.
- Submit a quotation for prescribed study material.
Once everything is all set, send in your applications to this address: The Director Human Resource Management and Deliver them to 75 Fox Street, Marshalltown 2109, Gauteng.
Submission of your application implies consent for the selection committee to utilize your personal information for registration purposes.
Applications will undergo additional scrutiny and vetting processes to ascertain the legitimacy of the applicants. Individuals discovered to have provided false information in their applications will be ineligible for registration during the specified registration period.
Applicants are required to utilize the designated portal for the application process. Submissions through alternative methods, such as hand delivery or fax, will not be entertained by the selection committee.
Applications for the Gauteng Dept of e-Government Bursaries must be submitted before the closing date on 30 November 2023.
The selection committee maintains a strict policy of zero tolerance for late applications. Any submissions received after the closing date will not be considered during the registration period.
Prospective candidates are strongly recommended to submit their applications at the earliest opportunity. This proactive approach allows sufficient time for a thorough evaluation of the application contents. It is advisable to prepare and submit applications promptly for timely consideration.
The Gauteng Department of e-Government retains the authority to decide whether to make appointments during the recruitment process. All decisions rendered by the selection committee are deemed final and binding.