Scholarship Info The forms/applications will be made available according to the following dates and times: Monday 10th Dec 2012 & Friday 14th Dec 2012 [10h00 – 16h00] Tuesday 11th Dec 2012 till Thursday 13th Dec 2012 [10h00 – 19h00] Courses for 1st Semester 2013: Digital and New Media: 1. Advanced Social Media (16 weeks) -‐ R4 500 -‐ 30 Scholarships This is a course entails a much deeper level of understanding and exploring the various Social Media tools and is aimed at people who have been through an introduction course. 2. Introduction to Social Media (16 weeks) -‐ R3 500 -‐ 30 Scholarships This is a course which offers basic Social Media skills to the community to equip and prepare them for the more advance and technology world out there. 3. Photography Principles (16 weeks) -‐ 5 000 – 20 Scholarships This is a course aimed at people who has a passion for photography and who wants to capture those moments that will never be returned but only memories. This course is designed for any photographer just starting out and it was designed for the beginner and amateur photographer. 4. Social Media for Teens (16 weeks) -‐ R3 500 -‐ 30 Scholarships This is a course where the teens are taught how to create accounts and operate on the various social media platforms. They are also given lessons on life skills. 5. Web Publishing (8 weeks) -‐ R3 500 – 20 Scholarships This is a course focused on the designing of your own website. Free domain included. Management: 1. Entrepreneurship (8 weeks) -‐ R3 500 – 25 Scholarships This is a programme that will provide participants with the guidelines in developing their social ventures and businesses.
2. Events Management Principles (8 weeks) -‐ R3 500 – 30 Scholarships This is a course whereby the field of events planning is fast paced, creative, innovative and energising. This course explores into 8 principles that focus on the external and internal factors the influence the planning or the level of success for events. 3. Ideas Generation (2 week, 4 hour workshop) -‐ R1 500 – 25 Scholarships This is a 2 week (4 hour) workshop where they learn how to turn Ideas into Social and Business Opportunities. 4. Project Management (8 weeks) -‐ R3 500 – 25 Scholarships This is a course that provides course participants with the process and guidelines to initiate and successfully complete a project. 5. Social Entrepreneurship (2 week, 4 hour workshop) -‐ R1 000 – 25 Scholarships This course is aimed at current or future entrepreneurs who want to run a business with a social impact. 6. The Lean Startup (2 week, 4 hour workshop) -‐ R1 500 – 25 Scholarships This is a workshop Introducing The Lean Startup is a business approach that aims to change the way companies are built and new products are launched. Women in ICT: 1. Mom 6.0 (16 weeks) -‐ R4 500 -‐30 Scholarships A course that is only available to moms of all ages who want to be empowered and want to join the Social Revolution in empowering other women. This is an introduction to Social Media Course that gets you started on the various social media platforms 2. Geeky Moms (16 weeks) -‐ R3 500 – 35 Scholarships A course that is only available to moms who have completed either Mom5.0 or Introduction to Social Media during 2012. They are invited to continue their journey in the Social Revolution to empower other women. This is an Advanced Social Media Course that takes them more into depth on the various platforms Leadership: GROW Leadership Academy (18 weeks) – R17 500 – 120 Scholarships The GROW Leadership Academy have a vision and objective to make a difference in South Africa by providing a stepping-‐stone for school leavers and the passionate unemployed youth to get back into the job market, run businesses and be leaders of our country. Closing date: 17th Dec 2012 for all Digital and New Media, Management and Women in ICT courses (this will be the last day for applicants to return their forms) Closing date for Leadership course/academy: 21st Dec 2012. [The Academy will officially start/open on the 4th February 2013]