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 as a 3rd year student or graduate for PGCE at either of our 6 partner universities. Our partner universities are the University of Cape Town (UCT), The University of Pretoria (UP), The University of Johannesburg (UJ), The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), The University of the Western Cape (UWC) and Stellenbosch University (SU).

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 as a 3rd year student or graduate for PGCE at either of our 6 partner universities. Our partner universities are the University of Cape Town (UCT), The University of Pretoria (UP), The University of Johannesburg (UJ), The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), The University of the Western Cape (UWC) and Stellenbosch University (SU).

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 as a 3rd year student or graduate for PGCE at either of our 6 partner universities. Our partner universities are the University of Cape Town (UCT), The University of Pretoria (UP), The University of Johannesburg (UJ), The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), The University of the Western Cape (UWC) and Stellenbosch University (SU).

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.

What the fellowship covers

What the fellowship covers

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Full university
tuition

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Accommodation

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Meals, books,
tutor allowance

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Monthly pocket
money

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Academic Support
Leadership development

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Expert Teacher Mentor
Personal Coach

graduation-hat-icon

Full university
tuition

book-icon

Meals, books,
tutor allowance

wallet-icon

Monthly pocket
money

learner-at-school-icon

Academic Support
Leadership development

mentor-icon

Expert Teacher Mentor
Personal Coach

graduation-hat-icon

Full university
tuition

accommodation-icon

Accommodatiopn

book-icon

Meals, books,
tutor allowance

wallet-icon

Monthly pocket
money

learner-at-school-icon

Academic Support
Leadership development

mentor-icon

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