We are glad to inform you that the Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Programme for South Africans 2022 registration is ongoing.
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Netflix declared in early 2021 that they would assist Black participation in the film and television business in South Africa’s creative ecosystem.
To promote the formal qualification and training of young Black creatives in the film and television disciplines, the firm has committed to supporting complete post-graduate scholarships at higher educational institutions in South Africa.
Scholarship worth of Netflix Postgraduate Programme:
The Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Programme is intended to provide financial aid in the form of full scholarships to ambitious Black creatives in the cinema and television disciplines at the above-mentioned partner higher educational institutions in South Africa.
The requirements of Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Programme:
Postgraduate students enrolled in one-year postgraduate studies in film, television, and/or audio-visual related fields
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Eligibility for the Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Program?
- Postgraduate students enrolled in one-year postgraduate studies in film, television, and/or audio-visual related fields at one of the institutes listed below.
- The B-BBEE Code of Conduct defines black students (Black, Coloured or Indian).
- Only citizens of South Africa will be considered.
- Undergraduate academic average of at least 60% must have been earned between 2019 and 2021.
- Students who are self-supporting (students who have another bursary or NSFAS funding will not qualify).
Where will the award be taken?
The Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Programme will be taken in the following places;
- University of Cape Town
- University of the Witwatersrand
- University of Johannesburg
- University of Pretoria
- Durban University of Technology
- Tshwane University of Technology
- Boston Media House
- AACA Film and Acting School
What is the number of scholarships that will be awarded?
The number of people that will be awarded the scholarship is not announced.
Application deadline of Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Programme:
The deadline for Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Programme applications is October 31, 2021.
How to Apply for Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Programme:
Please submit your application here.
For further information, go to the Netflix Postgraduate Scholarship Program website.