Pilot Bursaries in South Africa 2023

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

Applications are currently open for Pilot bursaries in South Africa 2023.

Pilot bursaries 2023 South Africa

An aircraft pilot or aviator is a person who controls the flight of an aircraft by operating its directional flight controls. Some other aircrew members, such as navigators or flight engineers, are also considered aviators, because they are involved in operating the aircraft’s navigation and engine systems. 

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 Pilot 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