What it Covers

Allan Gray Scholarship

The Scholarship provides access to quality high school education to those who otherwise would not have been able to afford it. The Scholarship aims to establish passion in the selected Scholars and develop their potential to become self-starting high impact responsible entrepreneurs.

The Scholarship covers the following:

  • Full high school tuition and boarding fees
  • A monthly allowance (pocket money)
  • A travel subsidy travel
  • Stationery, prescribed books
  • Toiletries, school uniforms and civilian clothing
  • Support for extra-mural activities

Scholars also have access to an entrepreneurial development programme to ensure their continued progress. The programme recognises that Scholars are unique individuals from diverse backgrounds, who will therefore follow a distinct path. The Foundation supports Scholars to integrate smoothly into the new and challenging high school environment and are provided with leadership, and entrepreneurial development opportunities during their high school career. The Scholarship is available in South Africa, Botswana and Swaziland, offering unique solutions for each context.


High School Placement

The Foundation believes that a solid education is the starting point to any entrepreneurial journey. It therefore chooses to partner with schools that have a track record of excellence.

South Africa

The Scholarship covers the following:

Financial Support List

  • School Tuition Fees
  • Boarding Fees
  • Prescribed Book and Stationery Allowance
  • School Uniform and Civilian Clothing Allowance
  • Travel Allowance (should the Allan Gray Scholar take up boarding outside of his/her home province)
  • Pocket Money
  • Extramural Allowance

The following partner Placement Schools will be considered for admission into Grade 8 in 2018:

Scholarship Application form 2016:

Download Application Form

  • Download application form here