Mpumalanga Government Nursing Bursaries 2017

The Mpumalanga Department of Health invites residents of the Mpumalanga province to apply for enrollment at the Mpumalanga College of Nursing for the 2017 Academic year. The Mpumalanga provincial government offers fully funded opportunities to study towards the Diploma in Nursing: General, Psychiatry, Community and Midwifery at the Mpumalanga College of Nursing; successful candidates will also be paid a monthly stipend for the duration of their studies.

What are the requirements?
  • South African citizens who are Mpumalanga residents;
  • Have a completed Grade 12 or be currently a learner in Grade 12;
  • A matriculation certificate qualifying for admission at a tertiary institution;
  • Compulsory subjects: English level 4 (HG D/SG C) & Life Sciences /Biology; at least a level 4 (HG D/SG C) and above;
  • Mathematics level 3 or (HG D /SG C);
  • Any other science subject ( Physical Science/Agriculture/Geography; also passed with level 3 (HG E/SG C) or above;
  • Total APS score of all subjects should be 25 or above.
  • Please note the following:
    • Certificates not registrable with the South African Nursing Council (e.g ABET) ) will not be considered;
    • Applicants with a disability will be considered only in terms of the inherent requirements of the nursing duties.

How to apply?

You can apply for the Mpumalanga Nursing Bursaries online by CLICKING HERE. OR you can also submit your application via the post or by hand delivery.
To apply for the Mpumalanga Department of Health 2017 Bursaries by post or hand delivery do the following:
  • Download the application by CLICKING HERE, or go fetch one at Mpumalanga College of Nursing or Provincial Health offices;
  • Fill the the form in fully and submit it together with the following documents:
    • Copy of Matric Certificate/ statement of results or mid-year Grade 12 results for those who are still in grade 12 certified within three months of closing date;
    • Copy of Identity Document certified within three months of closing date;
    • Proof of Residence from your local municipal authority or Tribal Authority.
  • Applications are to be forwarded by either post or hand-delivery:
    By post:
    Director HRD
    Mpumalanga Department of Health
    Private Bag X11285
    Mbombela
    1200

or hand-delivered to:

Mpumalanga Provincial Government office,

Building No. 3,

Riverside Park,

Nelspruit.

Closing date: 31 August 2016

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Students admitted will not be put on posts but will be paid a fixed monthly stipend for the 4 year duration of their study and will sign a contract binding them to work back the number of years funded.
If you do not hear anything from the department by 1 March 2017 please consider your application as
unsuccessful.
No faxed or e-mailed applications are allowed.
If you have any questions, please contact: Mr. B. Magagula on telephone no: 013 766 3425
Please note:
  • Communication will be limited to successful candidates only, following the closing date.
  • Paying a bribe to any person (or trying to do so) is a criminal offense and will result in criminal prosecution.
  • Applicants who apply online will be required to submit the following once they have been shortlisted:
    • Application form (MCoN001) , no CV
    • Copy of Matriculation Certificate/ statement of results or midyear grade 12 results for those who are still in Grade 12, certified within three months of closing date.
    • Copy of Identity document certified within three months of closing date.
    • Proof of Residence from your local municipal authority or Tribal Authority

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