Department of Arts and Culture


The Department of Arts and Culture invites applications for bursaries for students who wish to pursue studies in heritage courses. The bursary will finance both undergraduates and post graduates in the following fields: Fields of study Archaeology (marine, etc.) Archives and records management Conservation of the built environment Restorative and preventive conservation Collections (cultural & natural) management Heritage resources management Museum management and curatorship Courses that contribute to the preservation and promotion of S.A. Living Heritage.

Bursary Fields

Heritage Studies

Who Can Apply

Eligibility South African citizenship Academic potential / satisfactory academic performance (academic progress report if already at an institution) Field of study (heritage related) Financially needy Admission letter or proof of registration at an accredited institution of higher learning NB: people with disability are encouraged to apply

Bursary Levels

Disabled , Graduates , Undergraduate

Which Countries can Apply?

South Africa

Related Occupations


Closing Date

14 August 2018

Contact Details

481 Kingsley Centre 5th Floor Cnr. Stanza Bopape & Steve Biko Street ARCADIA PRETORIA.
Applications can also be hand delivered to:
Heritage Bursaries 481 Kingsley Centre 5th Floor Cnr. Stanza Bopape & Steve Biko Street ARCADIA PRETORIA.

Enquiries regarding the bursary applications should be directed by email to

Required documents:
The following documents must accompany the application: Certified copy of birth certificate or ID document Certified copy of the salary statement and/or proof of income and affidavit of your parents/guardians(if not working) Certified copy of Grade 12 June examination results / Grade 12 / Matric results If already at university – latest results / academic record Proof of admission or provisional admission at an institution of higher learning.

Application Address