Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary 2025/2026

Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary 2025/2026

The Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary Application for 2025/2026. Find below Details of How to Apply for Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary 2025/2026.

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About the Saldanha Bay Municipality: Saldanha Bay Municipality is located on the West Coast of South Africa, the Saldanha Bay Municipality forms part of the West Coast District Municipality. The Municipality covers an area of more than 2000 square kilometres, with a coastline of over 230 kilometres. Saldanha has Africa’s biggest natural port.

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Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary Application Requirements 2025/2026

  1. Only candidates who have been accepted at a university or a University of Technology or are pending acceptance will be evaluated;
  2. Candidates must be accepted to study for an undergraduate degree in the following fields:
    • Finance
    • Accounting
    • Economics
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Internal Auditing
    • Risk Management
    • Surveying
    • Civil engineering
    • Electrical engineering
  3. Only students with a minimum level of 40% in Mathematics or 50% in Mathematical Literacy will be considered.
  4. Only candidates with an average mark of 60% or higher will be considered; or candidates with an average mark of 50% or higher, with a Mathematics mark of 60% or higher.
  5. Successful candidates will be required to enter into an agreement with Saldanha Bay Municipality whereby they will be obligated to enrol into the internship program at the municipality after successful completion of their studies.
  6. Preference will be given to candidates whose parents reside within the Municipality’s municipal area, affording partiality to individuals from historically disadvantaged societal groups and/or are individuals with disabilities, to succeed in Higher Education Institutions.


(failure to provide all required documents in this section will disqualify your application)

Certified copies of:

  • Applicants’ ID;
  • Parents’/ Guardians’ ID;
  • Proof of Parents’/ Guardians’ salary advice, payslip or 3 months bank statement (if unemployed);
  • Grade 11 Results and also September Grade 12 results;
  • Grade 12 results (statement of symbols);
  • University provisional acceptance letter;
  • Copies of ID documents of persons dependent on family income;
  • Affidavit of guardianship (if not staying with parents); and
  • Proof of address of Parent or Guardian.

In your own handwriting on a separate sheet of paper write an essay on:

Firstly What motivates you to study in the funded field; Secondly Why do you believe you should be awarded the bursary. (Note that the essay must not exceed 1 000 words.)

Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary Application Procedure

  1. This document is not in any way an agreement or commitment.
  2. The bursaries are awarded annually as per the conditions of the agreement between the recipient and Saldanha Bay Municipality. Renewal of the bursary is at the discretion of the municipality.
  3. The closing date for applications is 01 March 2021 at 12:00.
  4. Your application will remain incomplete until we receive the letter of provisional acceptance to the university and final Grade 12 results.
  5. Applicants provisionally awarded bursaries will be notified by 01 April 2021.
  6. Return completed form to Human Resource Services, Private Bag X12, Vredenburg, 7380 or email
  7. No original documents attached to the application will be safely kept/returned.
  8. No late applications will be considered.
  9. Council beholds the right to award a bursary.

Click Here to Download Saldanha Bay Municipality Bursary Application Form 2025/2026

Contact Saldanha Bay Municipality for more details about the Bursary and also check your status.


(022) 715 1518


12 Main Road,

Vredenburg,  7380


Private Bag X12,

Vredenburg,  7380


Mon – Fri: 08h00 – 16h30