Applications for the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in 2014 are now open and will close on 8 February 2013. Apply today!
Application Criteria for entry in 2014:
- Posses academic talent
- Demonstrate leadership potential
- Be entering Grade 8 or Grade 10 in 2014
- Be a South African citizen or permanent resident
- Be in a family where the total income is less than R8 000 per month.
Applicants will be invited to write entrance tests which will be held at a number of different venues throughout South Africa. Further selection and more extensive testing of academic and leadership potential will follow this first round. Final selection camps lasting 2 or 3 days will be held at the Academy later in the year.
In order to apply for 2014, girls in Grade 7 or Grade 9 in 2013 should submit the following personal information:
- Student name and surname
- Postal address
- Nearest town/city
- Cellphone number for future sms communication
- Copy of birth certificate
- Copy of final 2012 school report.
These applications should be posted to:
PO Box 1485
Henley on Klip
NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATORY POLICY AS TO STUDENTS
The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls – South Africa admits students of any race, colour, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programmes and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the Academy. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programmes, athletic, cultural, residential and other school- administered programmes.
For more information on the The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls – South Africa go to www.owla.co.za or call +27 (0) 16 366-9000