Applications for ETDP SETA Funding for Further Studies

Funds are available to ISASA member schools in the form of bursaries to enable staff members to further their studies at higher education institutes of their choice. ISASA has received an allocation of R1 500 000 from the Education, Training and Development Practices Sector Education and Training Authority (ETDP SETA) for the academic year 2023 – 2024.

NB: Current Students who are already recipients of the ETDP SETA funded bursary, whose studies have not yet reached completion, should also complete the application form for 2023 studies.

Interested candidates may apply to study towards a full qualification or a short course of their choice. The ETDP SETA application documents are available for download from the ISASA Website. The Bursary Agreement form should be completed by those wishing to be funded for full qualifications (certificates, diplomas, degrees). The Skills Programme form must be completed only by those doing short courses (any course that is not part of a full qualification).

Member schools are requested to apprise their staff members of the ETDP SETA funding and encourage them to apply. Interested persons should complete the online form, upload a populated application document and upload the supporting documents listed below:

  1. Relevant completed application form
  2. ID certified in the last 3 months
  3. Highest qualification certified in the last 3 months
  4. Letter of employment
  5. 2022 academic results (only applicable to 2022 ETDP SETA funded recipients)

Proof of registration will be required from successful applicants.

The closing date for this application is 27 January 2023.

For more information on ETDP SETA funding please contact the ISASA office: Tshiamo Moiloa, Professional Development Co-ordinator at

The following documents will need to be downloaded as part of the application.

Revised Bursary Agreement
Skills Programme Grant Agreement

Once the documents have been downloaded, please complete the following form:

SETA Applications 2023

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