Polokwane Municipality: Bursaries 2024

December 29, 2023

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Bursary Description

The Polokwane Local Municipality invites students to apply for Bursary Programme for 2024 academic year.

Bursary Application closing date  is 26 January 2024

The Polokwane Municipality in Limpopo is offering bursaries to students residing within the area, to pursue studies towards a first Degree or National Diploma in ANY field.


Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Must be a South African citizen.
  • Permanent residence within the Polokwane Municipality, Limpopo Province.
  • Completed Matric.
  • Entering the first year of study towards a Degree or National Diploma qualification in 2024.
  • Studying or intending to study at a South African public University, University of Technology, or TVET College.
  • Must NOT be in receipt of any other bursary funding.
  • Must be from a disadvantaged background.
  • Students with disabilities who meet the criteria are encouraged to apply.


  1. Download and complete the Polokwane Municipality Bursary Application Form 2024 (.pdf).
  2. Alternatively, collect application forms from any cluster office or the Civic Centre office 901/908.
  3. Mention “StudentRoom.co.za” as the referral source on the application form.


Submit clear copies of the following documents along with your completed application form:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric final results/certificate (certified copy)
  • Proof of acceptance/provisional admission at a tertiary institution (on institution’s letterhead)
  • Parents or guardians’ ID documents (certified copies)
  • Parents or guardians’ proof of income (latest payslips or letter from employer if employed, affidavit if unemployed, latest financial statements if self-employed, certified death certificates if deceased)
  • Proof of residence (Municipal Water utility/Bank Statement/confirmation letter from authorized traditional leaders)


Applications can be submitted via:

  • Delivery: Civic Centre Cnr Landross Mare Street and Bodenstein Street 9th floor (Office no 901/908 or ground floor) Polokwane 0700
  • Post: P O Box 111 Polokwane 0700

CLOSING DATE: 26 January 2024