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May 16, 2022 By Dhesan Govender 83 Comments

HWSETA Call for Expression of Interest 2022-2023

The following Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for 2022-2023 are currently open and the HWSETA invites all registered employers who submitted the WSP/ATR 2021-2022 or 2022-2023 to apply:

• Adult Education and Training Programme – 2022-2023.
• Bursary Programme for workers – 2022-2023.
• Funding for Lecturer Development Programme – 2022-2023.
• Funding for Work Integrated Learning for University students – 2022-2023.
• Workplace experience for TVET college learners – 2022-2023.
• Bursaries for vocational training (Occupational qualifications) – 2022-2023.
• Bursary Programme for unemployed persons – 2022-2023.
• Funding for Small & Micro Enterprises and Levy Exempt organisations – 2022-2023.
• Funding for Internship Programme for university graduates – 2022-2023.
• Funding for Skills Programmes – 2022-2023.
• Funding for Artisans and Technicians Programme – 2022-2023.
• Funding for occupationally directed learnership programme – 2022-2023.

Details for each EOI are available by clicking here: Expressions of Interest 

Please note that the closing date for each EOI is 10 June 2022. Employers are encouraged to apply early as applications will be assessed as they are received

83 Comments

  1. Nokuthula Johnson
    Nokuthula Johnson
    19th May 2022 reply

    Good day

    Can a Non Profit Company (NPC) registered with CIPC apply for T-number or it is strictly CBO, NGO, FBO and NPO eligible to do so.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      20th May 2022 reply

      Dear Nokuthula

      Kindly enquire with the Department of Trade and Industry for CIPC related queries for accurate advise.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  2. Lusanda
    Lusanda
    23rd May 2022 reply

    Good day,

    Please kindly advised the process it would require to be a private training provider with an already established medical faculty and to apply for funding for internships with HWSETA.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      25th May 2022 reply

      Dear Lusanda

      Kindly provide the name of of the Organisation (Medical Facility) and the Skills Development Levy number if you have to confirm details, HWSETA funding is mainly to Employers but some Employers have Training facilities also contributing levies. Kindly send the information to the email address; hwseta@hwseta.org.za

      Trust you will find this note in order
      Thank you
      reagrsd

  3. Teboho Lehasa
    Teboho Lehasa
    24th May 2022 reply

    Good day, what are the requirements for an NPO to register with HWESETA?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      25th May 2022 reply

      Dear Teboho

      The NPO’s Primary Focus must be within the scope of Health Social Development Sector. The application dorm will be sent shortly with all compliance information under SECTION C.

      Trust you will find this note in order
      Thank you
      regards

      • Azett
        Azett
        6th June 2022 reply

        Dear Wendy,

        When will the application be available to apply as NGO please, and what is needed for this application please ?

        • Wendy Tembe
          Wendy Tembe
          6th June 2022 reply

          Dear Azett

          Kindly be informed that the applications are already out under Employer TAB, Expression of interest, the lists are there and the applications are done online.

          The EOI are meant for Employers already registered with HWSETA. If not registered the first route is the T-number application and compliance with all required documents.

          Trust you will find this note in order.

          Thank you
          Regards

  4. Kirsten Roets
    Kirsten Roets
    26th May 2022 reply

    Good day, I notice the below bursary on the list advertised, but when I go to the next page I do not find a link to the application form for this bursary. Is it available for applications?

    Bursaries for vocational training (Occupational qualifications) – 2022-2023.

    Thank you

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      27th May 2022 reply

      Dear Kristen

      Kindly locate the line that says refer to; EXPRESSION OF INTEREST when you click there the link will pop up and click to the link that will take you to the relevant page.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  5. Kirsten Roets
    Kirsten Roets
    26th May 2022 reply

    Good day,

    I see the following bursary on the advertised list:
    Bursaries for vocational training (Occupational qualifications) – 2022-2023

    However, when I click on the next button the application form and details are not shown on the next page. Is this grant available for applications?

    Thank you.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      27th May 2022 reply

      Dear Kristen

      Kindly access the statement below; on the EOI advert and the information will appear

      Details for each EOI are available by clicking here: Expressions of Interest 

      Thank you
      Regards

      • Kirsten Roets
        Kirsten Roets
        27th May 2022 reply

        Unfortunately I don’t see this opportunity on the list when I click on the next button:
        Bursaries for vocational training (Occupational qualifications) – 2022-2023.
        I do see all of the others and I have accessed those adverts. Please could you look into this for us?
        Thank you,
        Kirsten

  6. Charles Mabugana
    Charles Mabugana
    26th May 2022 reply

    Good day,

    Do you offer bursaries to postgraduate students within the health sector? If so, what courses do you include? Epidemiology?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      27th May 2022 reply

      Dear Charles

      Please note that HWSETA does no longer advertise to beneficiaries directly but to the public universities. After the universities have been approved for funding they will select students.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  7. Sawonga
    Sawonga
    27th May 2022 reply

    Kindly please send application form to Herschellegal.org@gmail.com
    Thank you in advance.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      27th May 2022 reply

      dear Sawonga

      Kindly note that there is no application available, the application is done online and meant for HWSETA registered Employers.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  8. Bonnginkosi Ndabambi
    Bonnginkosi Ndabambi
    27th May 2022 reply

    Good day

    Kindly please assist with a copy of HWSETA funding policy and funding framework or schedlule.

    Regards
    Bonginkosi

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      1st June 2022 reply

      Dear Bonginkosi

      Kindly note that at this stage we could assist with discretionary and mandatory grant for your attention.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      reagrsd

  9. Senzi
    Senzi
    30th May 2022 reply

    Good day, Do you offer learnerships for auxiliary social work for people living with disabilities? If so how do we apply? Thank you

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      1st June 2022 reply

      Dear Senzi

      Kindly note that HWSETA funded programmes are inclusive, kindly apply when Employers advertise for learnerships.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  10. Ricky Minnie
    Ricky Minnie
    2nd June 2022 reply

    Good morning,

    Can you please give me the Stipend amount for the Artisans and Technicians Programme for unemployed learners.

    Regards
    Ricky

  11. Tumi
    Tumi
    7th June 2022 reply

    Good day

    Who is the relevant official to contact regarding EOI application assistance. I struggle to locate the page where I can start capturing my application.

    Kindly assist with the contact of the relevant official to phone.

    Regards
    Tumi

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      8th June 2022 reply

      dear Tumi
      Kindly go further down on the list of EOI programmes advertised, CLICK ON: EXPRESSION OF INTEREST in bold.. when you click there it will direct you to the page where you start populating the information; below is the statement; look for the statement below on the advert.

      “Details for each EOI are available by clicking here: Expressions of Interest”

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  12. Boyboy
    Boyboy
    8th June 2022 reply

    Dear Wendy.

    I would like to no that if we submitted expression of interest and got reference number is it possible to request for the second skills program?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      10th June 2022 reply

      Dear Boyboy

      Kindly note that you can apply for more than one, but submit another application.

      Trust you will find this note in order
      Thank you
      Regards

      • Vuyani Mnqayana
        Vuyani Mnqayana
        1st July 2022 reply

        Dear Wendy
        I am currently unemployed but I wish I can part take on pharmacy assistance leanership but my end goal I wish to open my own over-the-counter medicine shop were i stay ,can you aid me regard with such information of pharmacy assistance leanership

        • Wendy Tembe
          Wendy Tembe
          4th July 2022 reply

          Dear Vuyani

          Thank you for the email, kindly be informed that the HWSETA does not recruit Learners on any funded programmes. HWSETA advertise funding to HWSETA registered Employers and once they are approved for funding they advertise to recruit beneficiaries. Kindly enquire with Employers offering this Learnesrhip, for clarity. You can enquire with the department health or private Employers like Clicks Retails and Dis-chem and the Training Providers offering the programme. Visit their websites and check for information.

          Trust you will find this note in order

          Thank you
          regards

  13. Refilwe Mototo
    Refilwe Mototo
    8th June 2022 reply

    Afternoon

    I am trying to apply for EOI artisan trades for medical maintenance and repairs. Do we still need to attach an accreditation if the learners will be using the University of Witwatersrand or UNISA as a training provider?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      10th June 2022 reply

      Dear Refilwe

      Kindly note that the proof of accreditation is applicable to Private Training Provider.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  14. Monica Mnwana
    Monica Mnwana
    9th June 2022 reply

    Good day

    where can i find section A

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      10th June 2022 reply

      Dear Monica

      Kindly note that as soon as you login is the details of the employer T-number or L- number will take you to the page.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  15. Thilly
    Thilly
    14th June 2022 reply

    Good Morning

    Is Dova college registered with HWSETA?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      20th June 2022 reply

      Dear Thilly

      Kindly be informed that the college is accredited with HWSETA for the period; 2022 to 2027 to offer the Child and Youth Care Work and Social Auxiliary work.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  16. Reitumetse
    Reitumetse
    28th June 2022 reply

    Greetings,

    For a person who’s applying for a bursary in order to find financial assistance for a masters degree, which option do I chose from?
    And if it’s not much to ask, may I please have the link where I can directly apply?

    kind regards,
    Reitumetse

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      29th June 2022 reply

      Dear Reitumetse

      Kindly be informed that HWSETA has advertised for Postgraduate Bursaries to public universities not individuals. You may enquire with your university.The closing date is 30 June 2022.

      Trust you will find this note in order
      Thank you
      Regards

  17. Auria Hangie
    Auria Hangie
    28th June 2022 reply

    Hi

    I would like to know if are you funding nursing if so. Are applications still open, i would like to apply.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      29th June 2022 reply

      Dear Auria

      Kindly be informed that HWSETA fund Nursing qualifications through HWSETA registered Employers,The department of Health and Private Hospitals. You may enquire with them on when do they advertise for such opportunities.

      HWSETA advertised funding in May 2022 to HWSETA registered Employers.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  18. Aphelele Mkhangwana
    Aphelele Mkhangwana
    15th July 2022 reply

    Good day. If a student applied for a bursary and submitted the documents before 10 June 2022, when can they expect a response?

    Kind regards

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      5th August 2022 reply

      Dear Aphelele

      Kindly note that feedback will be provided by either Employers or the university depending on where did you apply. HWSETA will provide feedback to those partners not students as HWSETA does not recruit students directly.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  19. Melo
    Melo
    20th July 2022 reply

    Dear Wendy

    Is it possible to still get funding even if you are already doing your training but are now unable to pay

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      5th August 2022 reply

      Dear Melo

      Thank you for the email however i am not sure if you meant; for someone who is enrolled on a programme and self funded and looking for funding? yes it is possible. You need to be on a look out when Employers advertise such opportunities HWSETA advertise around May – June on an annual basis.

      Trust you will find this note in order
      Thank you
      Regards

  20. Madzanga
    Madzanga
    26th July 2022 reply

    Greetings,is ABM COLLEGE SA registered for social auxiliary nqf 4 with hwseta? Thank you.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      5th August 2022 reply

      Dear Madzanga

      Kindly be informed that the college is accredited with HWSETA until October 2024 for the qualification mentioned.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  21. Basetsana Moeketsi
    Basetsana Moeketsi
    11th August 2022 reply

    Good morning,I’m unemployed,38 yr old female I would like to know how to apply for child and youth care learnership.3 yrs unemployed it’s frustrating,any skill program,Learnership,short courses I’m available.Please help.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      11th August 2022 reply

      Dear Basetsana

      Thank you for the mail, kindly be on a look out when Employers advertise these opportunities. HWSETA advertised these opportunities to HWSETA registered Employers in May this year. HWSETA will advertise again next year. HWSETA does not recruit learners directly for any funded programmes but HWSETA advertise funding to HWSETA registered Employers and once they are approved for funding they advertise to recruit beneficiaries. HWSETA Employers are the department of health and social development depending on the learnership you want to pursue.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you

      Regards

  22. Johan
    Johan
    23rd August 2022 reply

    Hi

    What is the current status of the 22/23 EOI evaluations? When can stakeholders expect to be notified of outcome?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      26th August 2022 reply

      Dear Johan

      Kindly be informed that HWSETA is till evaluating the EoI, and Feedback will be provided in due course and please do not hesitate to contact us should you need further assistance or you do not hear from HWSETA.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  23. Luyanda Kazi
    Luyanda Kazi
    31st August 2022 reply

    Dear HWSETA correspondent,

    I applied for the HWSETA bursary via my university (University of Johannesburg) earlier this year before closing date together with other deserving students approved by our HoD. To date, we have not received any response from our HoD as we submitted our applications directly to her, and the year is almost over, I am doing my final year at my institution with no funding. Are our applications still in progress or unsuccessful?

    Regards,
    Luyanda

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      2nd September 2022 reply

      Dear Luyanda

      Kindly note HWSETA will provide feedback to university for the bursary advertised in June 2022.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  24. Luyanda Kazi
    Luyanda Kazi
    31st August 2022 reply

    Dear HWSETA corresponded,

    I would like to enquire about the bursary application outcomes. I, together with other students who applied for the bursary before the closing date on June 30. We submitted our application forms to our HoD in our institution (University of Johannesburg) but till today we have never received any response from the HoD or HWSETA, and the year is almost over. Are our applications still in progress or our applications have been unsuccessful/declined? Your response will be highly appreciated.

    Regards,
    Luyanda

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      2nd September 2022 reply

      Dear Luyanda

      Kindly be informed that HWSETA will provide feedback to the University not the individuals.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  25. Xolani
    Xolani
    9th September 2022 reply

    How do select your learners that you actually fund for pharmacist assistant course?I did apply for my Post basic learnership this year but I did not get a response from the link I applied with.I do have a tutor and site.is possible to be funded for my second year 2022 this year?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      12th September 2022 reply

      Dear Xolani

      Kindly be informed that HWSETA does not select nor recruit beneficiaries on any funded programmes. The responsibility lies with the HWSETA registered Employers. HWSETA advertise funding to HWSETA funded employers on an annual basis and once they are approved for funding they advertise to recruit learners.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  26. Thapelo
    Thapelo
    30th September 2022 reply

    Good Day Wendy I would like to ask that as this year we had applied early in May for Eoi’s, when can we start expecting conditional approval letters from HWSETA?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      4th October 2022 reply

      Dear Thapelo

      Kindly note that the evaluation process are on going.

      Thank you
      Regards

  27. Thapelo
    Thapelo
    30th September 2022 reply

    Good Day Wendy I would like to ask that as this year we had applied early in May for Eoi’s, when can we start expecting conditional approval letters from HWSETA?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      30th September 2022 reply

      Dear Thapelo

      The process is ongoing.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  28. Thapelo
    Thapelo
    30th September 2022 reply

    Good Day Wendy I would like to ask that as this year we had applied early in May for Eoi’s, when can we start expecting conditional approval letters from HWSETA?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      30th September 2022 reply

      Dear Thapelo

      Thank you for the inquiry, the process is ongoing.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  29. Nsuku
    Nsuku
    19th October 2022 reply

    Good day , I applied for the 2022 bursary earlier this year . I wanted to know when we can expect feedback

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      26th October 2022 reply

      Dear Nsuku

      Kindly note that as from next week, HWSETA will be providing feedback to the universities and universities will inform the students on the outcome.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  30. Thobile
    Thobile
    5th November 2022 reply

    Hi Wendy
    I would like to enquire about the funding of hwseta learnership as we have not received any stipend it is the fourth month now without stipend

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      9th November 2022 reply

      Dear Thobile

      Kindly be informed that the stipend communication is between the Employer and HWSETA. If there are delays the Employer is advised, kindly follow-up with the Employer.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  31. Neo
    Neo
    9th November 2022 reply

    After funding the college thus the student get the money that is left after paying tuition and lodging fees

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      21st November 2022 reply

      Dear Neo

      Kindly enquire with the college on the basis of the contracts you have signed with the college. The college will explain what you are funded for and what you are not funded for;

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  32. Neo
    Neo
    10th November 2022 reply

    Does the Free state School of nursing college recive funding from you for their students

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      21st November 2022 reply

      Dear Neo

      Kindly contact Freestate School of Nursing College and enquire if they participate on HWSETA funding and if so, how would you apply of you are interested. This will be the best approach. HWSETA advertise funding on an annual basis to HWSETA registered Employers and once they are approved for funding they advertise to recruit students.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  33. Fortunate
    Fortunate
    16th November 2022 reply

    Good day, I wanted to ask if you will still send out responses for the undergrad bursaries that we applied in May, because I haven’t gotten a response as yet

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      21st November 2022 reply

      Dear Fortune

      Yes, kindly note that feedback will be sent to the Universities and the university will contact you and provide feedback.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      regards

  34. Chester
    Chester
    29th November 2022 reply

    Good Day

    Is there any feedback available regarding the expression of interest (EOI) for employers for 2023?

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      1st December 2022 reply

      Dear Chester

      Kindly note that feedback is on progress.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

  35. Jane
    Jane
    16th February 2023 reply

    Are we still going to get responses for the bursary or the application was declined

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      20th February 2023 reply

      Dear Jane

      Kindly note that since HWSETA does not advertise and recruit students directly so as feedback is provided to Employers and public universities.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Reagrsd

  36. Nontethelelo
    Nontethelelo
    15th March 2023 reply

    Good morning.
    I wish to know what to do if you already applied for WSP & ATR but the submitted button does not turn blue or green.Then if you tried to find the errors,it written your WSP for 2023 -2024 is already exist. Does it mean you successfully submitted or there is something to be corrected?Please clarify for me.

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      15th March 2023 reply

      Dear Nontethelelo

      Thank you for the inquiry, when responding please add the SDL number for the Organisation or send it to hwseta@hwseta.org.za Kindly advise if the Organisation is question is the Mother or Child Organisation? Because such error can be experienced when the Child Organisation submit the WSP.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

    • Mpho Gift
      Mpho Gift
      19th July 2023 reply

      Good day

      I wanted that it is possible to work 9 months without stipends. I’m asking because I have signed learnership with HWSETA under organizations or employers. But it’s 9 months now without stipends. And only two organizations got stipends for only 2 months.

      • Wendy Tembe
        Wendy Tembe
        24th July 2023 reply

        Dear Mpho

        Kindly provide more details on your query. Stipend queries can not be generalised. Firstly we need to confirm if the Employer was approved for funding. Please provide the following information;

        1.The name of the Organisation : Employer ( Not an Individual)
        2. The name of the programme
        3. Duration of the programme. (start and end date)
        4. Province.
        5. Your Name and Surname \
        6. ID Number

        Please send the information to hwseta@hwsetaorg.za

        Trust you will find this note in order

        Thank you
        Regards

        • Mpho Gift Malefahlo
          Mpho Gift Malefahlo
          27th July 2023 reply

          we were promised to get stipends monthly for period of 18 months but nothing happened. We have 9 months without stipends. I have signed learnership with HWSETA under the following organization:

          EMPLOYER/ORGANIZATION: Buhlebesizwe home based care

          Program name: 18 months learnership
          Province: Mpumalanga Province
          Date started: 14 Novermber 2023 to 30 April 2024

          MY NAME : MPHO GIFT MALEFAHLO

          ID NUMBER: 9308115594085

          Project Coordinator Name: Nelson
          Contact Number: 072 169 2037

          We just need to know what’s going on.
          Hope to hear from you soon.
          Bless you

          Kind regards
          Mpho Gift Malefahlo

          • Wendy Tembe
            Wendy Tembe
            31st July 2023

            Dear Gift

            Kindly note that we are currently waiting for feedback, as soon as we receive feedback we will advise.

            Trust you will find this note in order

            Thank you
            Regards

  37. Mpho Gift Malefahlo
    Mpho Gift Malefahlo
    27th July 2023 reply

    we were promised to get stipends monthly for period of 18 months but nothing happened. We have 9 months without stipends. I have signed learnership with HWSETA under the following organization:

    EMPLOYER/ORGANIZATION: Buhlebesizwe home based care

    Program name: 18 months learnership
    Province: Mpumalanga Province
    Date started: 14 Novermber 2023 to 30 April 2024

    MY NAME : MPHO GIFT MALEFAHLO

    ID NUMBER: 9308115594085

    Project Coordinator Name: Nelson
    Contact Number: 072 169 2037

    We just need to know what’s going on.
    Hope to hear from you soon.
    Bless you

    Kind regards
    Mpho Gift Malefahlo

    • Wendy Tembe
      Wendy Tembe
      28th July 2023 reply

      Dear Gift

      Thank you for the query, kindly allow us to coordinate the matter with the relevant province and provide feedback.

      Trust you will find this note in order

      Thank you
      Regards

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