October 22, 2017

The Scholarship

The Geleentheid Trust Scholarship is awarded to children in their final year of primary school, and covers expenses associated with a high school career. Winners of the scholarships may attend the school of their choice in Stellenbosch, provided they gain admission to that school.

The scholarship covers:

– Between 50% and 100% school fees, depending on the situation
– Weekly pocket money
– Extra academic classes where needed
– Continuous mentorship

The scholarship does not cover:

– Hostel fees
– Books and uniform
– Transport money

In total the Geleentheid Scholarship is worth around R30,000 per annum. Two scholarships are awarded annually, in accordance with the criteria outlined here.