(Fully-Funded) OSISA Scholarships for African Women Media Leaders


wishing to apply for these scholarships need to:

  • Complete the Rhodes University’s standard External Honours application form, which must be submitted directly to the Registrar’s Division at Rhodes University and a copy emailed to Wendy Dyibishe via w.dyibishe@ru.ac.za at the Sol Plaatje Institute (SPI) for Media Leadership. They must also complete the application form for the Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management (PDMM) and send it to the Registrar’s Division and the SPI;
  • Submit a detailed Curriculum Vitae, including email and phone contact details. This is sent to the SPI only;
  • Submit certified transcripts of ALL tertiary qualifications (these are sent to both the SPI and Registrar’s Division at Rhodes University); and
  • Submit to the SPI (through Wendy Dyibishe at w.dyibishe@ru.ac.za) a 1,000-word letter of motivation, which explains why the student is interested in doing the PDMM, how the PDMM will assist the student’s career and why the student believes she/he qualifies for the OSISA scholarship.

Deadline: 24, 2017