The Executive Mayor, Cllr. Wongama Gela invites Grade 12 learners to apply for the Chris Hani District Municipality Community Skills Development Fund. The funding is intended for learners who have been accepted for study in any South African public University or University of Technology. The following fields will be considered:
Diploma or BSc Environmental/Mechanical/Civil//Electrical
Diploma or BSc. Agronomy / Crop science/Horticulture/Animal Science/Pasture Science/Analytical Chemistry/Soil science
Diploma or BSc in Mining/Geology
Diploma or BSc Environmental science
Diploma or BSc Information technology and information Systems/Computer Science/Information Science/Systems of Network Administration/Software Engineering/Computer Engineering/Cyber Security
All interested young people who have received acceptance letter from the university to further their studies are requested to submit applications for consideration for financial assistance for the 2021 academic year.
Application forms are available from the Chris Hani Development Agency, 15 Warner Street, Southbourne, Queenstown, or can be downloaded from our website at www.chda.org.za. All forms to be submitted with a motivational letter and the required supporting documentation: certified ID copy and unabridged birth certificate, proof of residence / letter from Ward Councillor confirming residence, proof of financial need (bank statement, affidavit, etc.), certified final Grade 12 results, certified ID copies of both parents / guardians, proof of acceptance at a tertiary institution.
*Applicants should note that this opportunity is available ONLY to the residents of the Chris Hani District Municipality and therefore a letter from a Ward Councilor confirming residency is required.
Applications to be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, submitted to Skills Development Facilitator from the Local Municipal Offices / hand delivered to Chris Hani Development Agency at 15 Warner Street, Southbourne Queenstown on or before Tuesday 31 March 2021, 12:00pm.
The students eligible for assistance must meet the following criteria:
Further enquiries can be directed to the Acting Special Projects manager Ms Thembakazi Ngqoba at Tel: 045 807 4014 / Email: email@example.com or Ms Nqabisa Cingo at Tel: 045 8070 4017/Email: firstname.lastname@example.org between 09:00am and 12:00pm daily,