Loeries Creative Future Scholarship Africa for South African Students 2017
Ever dreamed of a future where freedom of expression is encouraged? Ever wanted a career that enables you to be more, well, you? Ever imagined living every day finding new ways to express yourself? It’s called creativity.
Application Deadline: 15th June, 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: South Africa
To be taken at (country): Durban, South Africa
Eligible Field of Study: All. Students are required to be creative in their ideas to qualify.
About the Award: The Loeries® Creative Future Scholarship will provide the students with mentorship from Greg Tregoning, co-founder of Vega School of Brand Leadership, assistance with internships, as well as management of allowances of R20,000 per year. The total value of each scholarship is R500,000.
Offered Since: 2015
Type: High School scholarship
Eligibility: Only Grade 12 learners in KwaZulu-Natal, who come from a disadvantaged background will be eligible.
Selection Criteria: Creativity isn’t easy. The selection process alone involves a review of candidate’s portfolio, a creative challenge and a grueling interview.
Number of Awardees: Five
Value of Scholarship: The Creative Future Scholarship covers just about everything – fees, study materials, transport, accommodation and living expenses. The current total value of the Creative Future Scholarship per student (excluding computer & tuition fees) is R71,000!
Plus it offers mentorship, internships and finally employment in the communications industry after studying.
Award Provider: Loeries® Durban