Deadline: 31 October 2015
African Leadership Academy (ALA) seeks to enroll the most outstanding young leaders from across Africa and around the world. ALA is looking for young people who are smart and excel in the academic environment. young people with the potential to lead and impact the world around them through their courage, initiative and innovation can apply.
The Academy admits between 100 and 125 young leaders from across Africa each year for the two-year pre-university program, anchored on Entrepreneurial Leadership, African Studies, and Writing & Rhetoric. Students also take Cambridge A’level subjects as electives, alongside specialized research classes in the Sciences, Humanities and Creative Arts. The Academy is a boarding school; all students area accommodated and catered for at the Academy’s campus in Honeydew, Johannesburg, South Africa for the duration of their studies.
Applicants will receive US$30,000 to pay full fees including tuition, accommodation, meals, and uniforms.
Applicants have the opportunity to list up to 5 awards, certificates, or recognitions that they have received.
Applicants can be young leaders across the African continent between the ages of 16 and 19.
How to Apply
Applicants must fill the online application form through the website.
For more information please visit ALA.