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Wednesday, August 17, 2016


Deadline: September 9, 2016, at 16h00

The National Arts Council invites post graduate students and registered education and training institutions involved in studies or provide tuition in the fields of theatre, dance, crafts, literature, multidiscipline, music and visual arts to submit applications for bursary funding. 

This invitation also extends to students applying for Bachelor of Technology degree in the arts.

Particular attention will be paid to post graduate qualifications that address rare skills required in the arts sector. Applications invited are for individual post graduate studies and block institution bursaries for undergraduate students who will be studying in South Africa during 2017.

Closing date: September 9, 2016, at 16h00. Outcomes available December 11, 2016.

Late and incomplete applications will not be considered at all and no exceptions will be made. Application forms are available from the National Arts Council office or can be downloaded at

For more information, contact Arts Development Officers as listed on the NAC website.

NB: Only posted, couriered and hand delivered applications will be accepted.