2017 Bursaries at Gauteng Department of Health

The Gauteng Department of Health is offering the Latest Bursaries for 2017 in Health Sciences field. The Government Bursary Programme 2017 is available for hard working and talented candidates. If you are looking for the Bursaries at Gauteng Department of Health, you have come to the right place. The 2017 Bursaries are available to financially assist you during your studies.

Government Bursaries 2017 have been announced in various categories / fields, where you can avail these bursary schemes. The Gauteng Dept of Health Bursary 2017 can make your study time more reliable and easy by providing your financial benefits. If you are looking for Health Sciences Bursaries 2017, you should forward your bursary application form at first convenient after having a look on the details and descriptions as appended below.

Gauteng Department of Health Bursaries for 2017: Health Sciences Bursary Programme in South Africa

The Gauteng Department of Health will provide a limited number of bursaries / financial assistance to students residing in the Gauteng Province and who wish to study at a recognized/ accredited learning institution within South Africa for the academic year 2017. Financial assistance will be awarded to students from the first year of study onwards in specific fields of study.

The purpose of the bursary scheme is to provide financial assistance for the education, training and skills development of historically disadvantaged South Africans who are considering a career in Health Sciences and related professions.

The Bursary scheme is committed to achieving the Employment Equity imperatives within the National Skills Development Strategy and the strategic priorities of the Gauteng Department of Health. The Bursary Scheme promotes career development within identified scarce skills and professions in the Gauteng Department of Health. Applicants must demonstrate a willingness to be part of a dedicated and skilled workforce committed to health for a better life for the population of Gauteng and all South Africans.

Within the framework of the Department’s Human Resources Recruitment Policy, the selection of candidates is based on the following criteria:

Preference will be given to:

  • Applicants that are South African citizens
  • South African citizens who, for all intents and purposes, are permanently residing in Gauteng Province and coming from disadvantaged background.
  • Students that excel academically and/or demonstrate potential with at least a C Symbol Aggregate in Matric. (When applicable – see Bursaries offered for grade 12 applicants).
  • Students that are not currently benefiting from any other bursary scheme
  • Applicants who wish to study towards areas identified by the department as scarce skills at recognized accredited Higher learning institutions within South Africa.

Please note: All successful applicants will be required to enter into contractual agreements with the Gauteng Department Health.

Applicants for bursaries and financial assistance are invited in the following fields for the 2016 academic year for full time studies.

STUDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY ENROLLED AND STUDYING FOR 2016 AT AN INSTITUTION OF HIGHER LEARNING/ UNIVERSITY/ UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY:

GRADE 12 APPLICANTS WHO HAVE OBTAINED ACCEPTANCE AT AN INSTITUTION OF HIGHER LEARNINGUNIVERSITY/ UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY FOR 2017

  • MBCHB (Medicine)
  • Podiatry
  • Diagnostic Radiography
  • Speech therapy, language, audiology & Pathology
  • Optometry
  • Radiotherapy
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Occupational Therapy Nuclear Medicine
  • Clinical Technology
  • B Pharmacy
  • Ultrasound
  • Dietetics Physiotherapy
  • Clinical Engineering
  • Master in Clinical Psychology
  • Emergency Medical Care
  • Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics

APPLICATION FORMS CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE FOLLOWING HEALTH FACILITIES:

  • Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital
  • Sebokeng Hospital
  • Natalspruit Hospital
  • Tembisa Hospital
  • Tambo Memorial Hospital
  • South Rand Hospital
  • Far East Rand Hospital
  • Heidelberg Hospital
  • Rahima Moosa mother and child (former Coronation) Hospital
  • Steve Biko Academic Hospital
  • Mamelodi Hospital
  • Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital
  • Charlotte Maxeke JHB Academic Hospital
  • Leratong Hospital

NOTE: STUDENTS APPLYING FOR RADIOGRAPHY MUST APPLY AT THE RADIOGRAPHY DEPARTMENTS AT THE FOLLOWING HOSPITALS:

  • Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital
  • Rahima Moosa Mother and Child ( former coronation) Hospital
  • Charlotte Maxeke JHB Academic Hospital
  • George Mukhari Academic Hospital
  • Helen Joseph Hospital
  • Tambo Memorial Hospital
  • Steve Biko Academic Hospital

Closing Date: 14 October 2016

How to Apply For Govt Bursaries at Gauteng Department of Health

Application forms will also be made available by the Bursary Sections of the Gauteng Department of Health based at No. 79 Fox, Old Reserve Bank Building, CNR Fox and Simmonds, Johannesburg (Entrance in Simmonds Street). APPLICANTS CAN HAND-DELIVER THE COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS TO: Gauteng Department of Health No. 79 Fox, Old Reserve Bank Building, CNR Fox and Simmonds, JHB, 3rd Floor.

ALTERNATIVELY COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS MUST BE MAILED (REGISTERED MAIL) TO: 37 Sauer Street, Johannesburg, Private Bag X085, Marshalltown, 2107.

Faxed or e-mailed copies will not be considered; only completed applications and certified copies will be considered.

If you do not receive any response from us within 3 months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

If you meet the minimum eligibility criteria as mentioned above, you should apply online for the Government Bursary Scheme 2017 available at Gauteng Dept of Health.

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  1. Can you please forward me information when the 2018 intake of department of health for nursing bursaries are opened

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