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Apply for the High School Scholarship Programme

Apply for the High School Scholarship Programme

Open to Gr 6 learners


The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation offers entrepreneurial development and quality education from one of South Africa’s top achieving partner high schools to students who are in financial need, display entrepreneurial potential, and have the ability to excel academically.


Scholarship Application Requirements

  • Applicant must be a current grade 6 learner in year of application
  • Applicant must be a South African citizen
  • Candidates must not be older than 12 years of age and not younger than 11 years of age in grade 6
  • Applicant must demonstrate financial need
  • Applicant must obtain a minimum of 70% for English and Mathematics
  • Application must obtain a Minimum overall average of 70%


The applicant must demonstrate the following entrepreneurial characteristics:

  • Growth Mindset – the belief that one’s intelligence can be developed
  • Self-Efficacy – self-belief to achieve goals
  • Leadership – to positively lead and influence others
  • Opportunity Identification – ability to identify opportunities of value
  • Curiosity – ability to explore and discover new information
  • Problem Solving – the ability to creatively solve problems


How to Apply

To apply, please go to



Applications are open until 30 September 2022.

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  • Andiswa Gonya 10/06/2022 at 2:09 pm

    So intrested for my child in Zenzeleni primary school

    • AGOF Author 20/06/2022 at 10:05 am

      That’s great Andiswa. Yes, please do apply before the deadline

  • Ningi 23/06/2022 at 1:43 pm

    Do you require to apply in placement schools?

    • AGOF Author 14/07/2022 at 12:31 pm

      No, we assist with applying to the placement schools

  • Lydia Maputle 25/06/2022 at 8:12 pm

    This will really be great opportunity for the young entrepreneurs waiting to be discoverer.

  • Mmanare Middah 26/06/2022 at 11:07 am

    so interested for my child in mpherefere primary school

    • AGOF Author 14/07/2022 at 12:30 pm

      That’s great, Mmanare. If your child is in Grade 6, please do apply before the September deadline.

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