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Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy 2019 in South Africa

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The application is now opened  for Oprah Winfrey leadership academy for the year 2019.

The Oprah Winfrey leadership academy is part of Oprah Winfrey Foundation and gives opportunity to the girls child in South Africa.

OWLAG is targetted to girls in South Africa that are academically talented and have leadership potential, from family or household whose total income before deductions is less than R10 000 per month.

How to apply Oprah Winfrey Leadership

students who intend to study grade 8 are to apply for Oprah Winfey Leadership Academy  at the scholarship program web page(Read further and Apply)

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy
Oprah Winfey and Girl Students (OWLAG)

Scholarship DescriptionScholarship Applications Deadline

The Oprah Winfey Leadership Academy application deadline is February 15 2019

Course Level

Scholarships Program are offered to South African students, and are available to pursue Grade 8 study .

Field of Study

Scholarships are awarded for grade 8 study .

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Scholarship Award

Leadership Scholarships award for students is worth 
Grade 8 study.


Applicant must be a South African student.

Study Location

Scholarship are offered for study program  in South Africa.

Scholarship EligibilityRequirements: 

Applicants qualify for a scholarship if meet the following scholarships requirements;
  • Student(s) are academically talented and have leadership potential
  • Student(s) are a South African Citizen or permanent resident
  • Student(s) family or household total income before deductions is less than R10 000 per month
  • Student(s) are currently in Grade 7

Note: Application forms are available for download here. An electronic (fill-able form) and printable version are available.

Open to applicants from Only grade 7, applications for grade 8 2020 will be accepted. All other grades at the Academy have reached their capacity. If you have not heard from the Academy by 15 March 2019 your application has not been successful.

Selection Criteria

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:

Stage 1: Entrance tests

Applicants who meet the initial criteria will be invited to write entrance tests, which will be held at a number of different venues throughout South Africa.

Stage 2: More extensive testing – academic and leadership potential

Further selection and more extensive testing of academic and leadership potential will follow.

Stage 3: Selection camps – clinical interviews and a range of psychological assessments

Final selection camps, lasting 2 or 3 days, will be held at the Academy later in the year.

Stage 4: Home visits and registration

All successful students will be registered at their homes at the end of the process.

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Application ProcedureHow to Apply

Scholarship Website

Application for this scholarship is carried out online at the scholarship page click below link

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