The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls is seeking to admit young South African female students for the special learning school in 2018.
Application Deadline: 15th February 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: South Africa
To be taken at (country): South Africa
About the Award: The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls – South Africa is a residential boarding, special learning school with 300 students enrolled in Grades 8 -12. The Academy teaches the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (IB MYP) in Grades 8 – 10. Grade 12 students write the Independent Examination Board (I.E.B.) NSC Examination.
Eligibility: Students qualify to apply if they are girls who:
- Are currently in Grades 7, 8 or 9
- Display leadership potential
- Are South African citizens or permanent residents
- Display academic talent
- Are in a family whose total household income is less than R10,000 per month
Number of Awardees: Not specified
How to Apply:
Completed application forms must be addressed and sent to:
Attention: Student Recruitment
P O Box 1485, Henley on Klip, 1962
Fax: +27 (0) 16 366 9004
Once all applications have been received and screened, testing will be arranged for those applicants who meet the criteria. There are several stages to the selection process.
Award Provider: The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls