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DAC Bursaries for Heritage-related Studies – 2021

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This application for the DAC Bursaries for Heritage-related Studies Bursary for the year 2021 is now open for all South African students in South Africa.

Scholarship

The Department of Sport, Arts and Culture invites applications for bursaries from universities for students who wish to pursue studies in heritage related programmes.

VALUE OF FUNDING

  • Study fees: The total amount of study fees will be covered.
  • Books:  The total amount of prescribed books will be covered.
  • Accommodation: R 50 000 maximum amount  (NB where applicable)
  • Meals :R 18 500 maximum amount( NB where applicable)
  • NB: Funds are payable directly to the higher institution of learning

DAC BURSARIES FOR HERITAGE RELATED STUDIES APPLICATION ELIGIBILITY

Eligibility

  • South African citizenship
  • Outstanding / satisfactory academic performance (academic progress report if already at an institution)
  • Field of study (heritage related)
  • Financially needy

Fields of study

  • Anthropology (including forensic anthropology)
  • Archaeology (marine, forensic, etc.)
  • Archives and records management
  • Conservation of the built environment
  • Conservation and preventive conservation
  • Collections (cultural & natural) management
  • Heritage resources management
  • History
  • Information Science (specialise in records management)
  • Museum management and curatorship
  • Art History and Fine Arts
  • Courses that contribute to the preservation and promotion of Indigenous Knowledge Systems and S.A. Living Heritage

DAC BURSARIES FOR HERITAGE RELATED STUDIES BURSARY APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Interested institutions are requested to submit their proposals, by no later than 30 March 2021 to Ms Reinette Stander, Deputy Director: International Conventions and Legislation, Department of Sport, Arts and Culture, e-mail:  [email protected]; or to Mr Maano Muhadi, Deputy Director:  Heritage Policy, Research and Development, Department of Sport, Arts and Culture, e-mail:  [email protected].

NB:  Institutions should please note that their programmes will be verified for South African Qualifications Authority compliance requirements.

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3 COMMENTS

  1. Good day
    My name is Tshegofatso Mothopeng and im considering to apply for this DAC March 2021 busarie. Im a student studing at Boston Media House and cirrently on need of funding for my course which is based on media practices.

    Looking at the busarie is there any application form I need to fill in or do I just send my letter and all the necessary documenys to the email addresses given above?

    I would to hear from you soon, you can send me an email on [email protected] for any furthermore details.

    Kind regards

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