Wits University student Hluma Ralane also known as Punkie, has implemented a program where he collects application forms, prospectus together with bursary forms from universities and distributes them to winter schools within the Mlungisi township. The initiative is specifically aimed at winter school scholars within Mlungisi. “The aim and purpose of the initiative is to make education accessible,” says Mr. Ralane.
Currently, Mr. Ralane has in possession application forms and prospectus from the Wits University as well as bursary forms from the Patrice Motsepe Foundation, Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust and Transnet. Bursary forms from Jones & Wagener are also available but are restricted to applicants interested in Engineering.
Interested applicants are advised to collect the application forms from their respective schools and to submit the completed forms together with supporting documents stated on the application forms prior to 12 July 2018. Applicants are also advised to attach proof of payment stated on the application forms for their application to be considered Story: SIVIWE MAGENU