Become a fellow

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship has a mission for you to tackle one of the biggest megatrends of your generation. We have three intake streams for you to join us. You can either apply as a Grade 12 pupil or Gap Year student, as a 1st Year student at UCT or UP or as a 3rd year student or graduate.

Become a fellow

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship has a mission for you to tackle one of the biggest megatrends of your generation. We have three intake streams for you to join us. You can either apply as a Grade 12 pupil or Gap Year student, as a 1st Year student at UCT or UP or as a 3rd year student or graduate.

Become a fellow

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship has a mission for you to tackle one of the biggest megatrends of your generation. We have three intake streams for you to join us. You can either apply as a Grade 12 pupil or Gap Year student, as a 1st Year student at UCT or UP or as a 3rd year student or graduate.

We are inviting you to be at the forefront of solving some of the most significant educational challenges in South Africa.

As a Jakes Gerwel Fellow, we want to give you a launchpad from which to craft your impact in the world, an inspirational community to walk alongside and support your journey as well as the best possible learning experiences that set you up for long-term success as an expert teacher, educational leader or entrepreneur.

We are inviting you to be at the forefront of solving some of the most significant educational challenges in South Africa.

As a Jakes Gerwel Fellow, we want to give you a launchpad from which to craft your impact in the world, an inspirational community to walk alongside and support your journey as well as the best possible learning experiences that set you up for long-term
success as an expert teacher, educational leader or entrepreneur.

We are inviting you to be at the forefront of solving some of the most significant educational challenges in South Africa.


As a Jakes Gerwel Fellow, we want to give you a launchpad from which to craft your impact in the world, an inspirational community to walk alongside and support your journey as well as the best possible learning experiences that set you up for long-term success as an expert teacher, educational leader or entrepreneur.

Grade 12 or
Gap Year

intake opens on
1st August 2020

1st Year University
(UCT/UP)

intake opens on
1st August 2020

Nominiate pupils for the Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

Know someone who would excel with us? Nominate them today.

Grade 12 or Gap Year

intake opens on 1st August 2020

1st Year University (UCT/UP)

intake opens on 1st August 2020

Nominiate pupils for
the Jakes Gerwel ellowship

Know someone who would excel with us? Nominate them today.

Grade 12 or Gap Year

intake opens on 1st August 2020

1st Year University (UCT/UP)

intake opens on 1st August 2020

Nominiate pupils for
the Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

Know someone who would excel with us? Nominate them today.

NOMINATE A CANDIDATE

What the fellowship covers

What the fellowship covers

Full university
tuition

Accommodation

Meals, books,
tutor allowance

Monthly pocket
money

Academic Support
Leadership development

Expert Teacher Mentor
Personal Coach

Full university
tuition

Meals, books,
tutor allowance

Monthly pocket
money

Academic Support
Leadership development

Expert Teacher Mentor
Personal Coach

Full university
tuition

Accommodatiopn

Meals, books,
tutor allowance

Monthly pocket
money

Academic Support
Leadership development

Expert Teacher Mentor
Personal Coach

The Selection Process

The Selection Process

1

Online
Application

2

Telephonic
Interviews

3

3 Day Selection
Camp

4

Become a
Candidate fellow

1

Online
Application

2

Telephonic
Interviews

3

3 Day Selection
Camp

4

Become a
Candidate fellow

1

Online
Application

2

Telephonic
Interviews

3

3 Day Selection
Camp

4

Become a
Candidate fellow

Who are our Candidate Fellows

Who are our Candidate Fellows