Closing Date: 15 February 2017

We are recruiting students for 2018

You qualify to apply if:

  • You are academically talented and have leadership potential
  • You are a South African citizen or permanent resident
  • Your total monthly family or household income before deductions is less than R10 000
  • You are currently in grade 7.

Once all applications have been received and screened, testing will be arranged for those applicants who meet the criteria. There are several stages to the selection process:

Stage 1: Entrance tests

Applicants will be invited to write entrance tests, which will be held at a number of different venues throughout South Africa.

Stage 2: More extensive testing  – academic and leadership potential

Further selection and more extensive testing of academic and leadership potential will follow.

Stage 3: Selection camps – clinical interviews and a range of psychological assessments

Final selection camps, lasting 2 or 3 days, will be held at the Academy later in the year.

Stage 4: Home visits and registration

All successful students will be registered at their homes at the end of the process.

How To apply

Complete the Applicaiton Formv below, print it out, and post it with a copy of your December 2016 school report, a copy of your birth certificate and the required documents detailing your household income to:

Attention: Student Recruitment
Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy For Girls
P O Box 1485, Henley on Klip, 1962

Email to: [email protected]