Air Traffic Controller Bursaries in South Africa

Bursaries for Air Traffic Controller in South Africa 2023: Are you looking for Air Traffic Controller bursaries in South Africa 2023? In this article, I will provide you with details on the various available bursaries for Air Traffic Controller students in South Africa 2023, how to submit your application online and other related information.

Applications are currently open for Air Traffic Controller bursaries in South Africa 2023.

Air Traffic Controller bursaries for 2023

Air traffic controllers work in area control centres and airport control towers and are responsible for the route mapping of aircrafts using the most efficient route, tracking the aircrafts position using radar and ensuring the aircrafts safety in the airspace.
Airline pilots are responsible for flying passengers or cargo on short or long-haul flights for business, commercial or leisure purposes. An aircraft is usually operated by two pilots – a captain or pilot in command and a supporting first officer.
Commercial Pilot earn an average annual salary of R360 000, while Air traffic controllers earn an average annual salary of R300 000.

Here are a list of bursaries and scholarships that fund Air Traffic controller studies:

  • ATNS AIMO Bursary
  • Eastern Cape Department of Transport Bursary
  • Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality Bursary
  • KwaZulu-Natal Government Bursaries
  • Mpumalanga Provincial Government Bursary
  • South African Civil Aviation Authority Bursary
  • Transport Education Training Authority (TETA) Bursary