Posted on :
11 Jul, 2016
11 Jul, 2016
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.
For the first time, the Loeries® has awarded an incredible five bursaries & scholarships to talented learners from KwaZulu-Natal, with a total value of over R1 million.
The lucky recipients will study at the Vega School of Brand Leadership and Communication and the Design School South Africa.
Yolisa Motha and Nomfundo Mcoyi, both of Durban Girls’ High School were named recipients of the Loeries® Creative Future scholarship.
In addition, Azuri Muhuli from Glenwood High School and Wandile Cele from Hillgrove High School were awarded a full, one-year bursary to study a Higher Certificate in Creative Development at Vega School of Brand Leadership in Durban.
A three-year bursary at Design School South Africa in Durban was awarded to another Durban Girls’ High School student, Melissa Paterson.
The scholarships include fees, as well as allowances for study materials and textbooks, living expenses, and transport, and a notebook computer in their second year of study.
In addition, the students will receive mentorship, internships and assistance with employment when they have completed their studies. In 2015, only Grade 12 learners in KwaZulu-Natal, who come from a disadvantaged background were eligible to enter.
You could be that student!
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.
Who can apply?
For 2016, only Grade 12 learners in KwaZulu-Natal, who come from a disadvantaged background will be eligible. Download the entry form below
What do you get?
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.
But don’t think this is a free ride. Creativity isn’t easy.
The selection process alone involves a review of your portfolio, a creative challenge and a grueling interview. If you qualify, we promise you an exciting and fulfilling ride.
2016 Deadline: 04 July!
HOW TO APPLY
The entry form must be filled in by the school of the applicant.
Download the entry form HERE
Email [email protected] for more info