Department of Tourism Bursary opportunities 2024

Department of Tourism Bursary opportunities 2024

The Department of Tourism offers Bursary opportunities to South African graduates studying (Diploma / Degree/ Hons/ MSc/ M Tech Masters/ PhD) in fields listed below:


  1. Coastal and Marine Tourism
  2. Communication (Graphic Design)
  3. Contract Management
  4. Data Science & Analytics
  5. Construction Project Management
  6. Economics
  7. Geographic Information Systems
  8. Knowledge Management & Information Systems
  9. Research Methodology
  10. Risk Management
  11. Supply chain Management (Demand Management)
  12. Systems Analytics
  13. Customer Service Management

Duration: The contract will be for the remainder of the study, renewable annually based on academic progress. Successful candidates will sign a bursary contract.

Requirements for the Department of Tourism Bursary opportunities 2024

Applications forms must be sent via email or hand delivered by not later than the closing date. Bursaries are open only for full-time studies with any accredited institution in South Africa.

How to Apply for the Department of Tourism Bursary opportunities 2024

Applicants must complete the Bursary Application Form, certified copies of certificates, academic transcripts and an ID document, proof of registration, proof of guardian’s income and motivational letter.

Application forms are available on Tourism Departmental website ( or at reception of the Department of Tourism.

Applications must be addressed to the Director-General, Tourism House, 17 Trevenna Street, Sunnyside, 0002 or posted to Private Bag X 424, Pretoria, 0001, or e-mailed, with as subject title: Bursary application: Ms/Mr…. to any one of the email addresses below.

Enquiries: Mr L Shiviti (012) 444 6172, Ms K Taunyane (012) 444 6164 and Ms K Malemela (012) 444 6191. ​​

Closing date: 27 October 2023