Hollywoodbets launched the Hollywood Foundation in 2021 with the key goal of empowering the South African youth within the communities the company operates in. In line with Education and Training, the Hollywood Foundation aims to encourage students across the country and bridge the gap between high school and tertiary education. This is by ensuring that the youth are equipped with the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to enter the workforce. The Foundation prides itself on education and training to equip the youth with necessary skills and abilities to grow within their respective career fields.
The Foundation offers bursaries that range from 1st year (entry into university) to 4th year level (Higher Certificate, Diploma or Degree), as well as Post Graduate studies. Preferred areas of study include, but are not limited to, Computer Science, Supply Chain and Logistics, Business Management, Finance/Accounting, LLB/Legal, Human Resources, Digital Marketing/Marketing, Graphic Design, and Media and Communications.
The Foundation assists Recipients with the payment of a full cost bursary, comprised of registration fees, tuition, study material, examination fees, accommodation, meals, and a laptop where required, or a partial bursary. The partial bursary comprises of registration fees, tuition, study material, examination fees, and a laptop where required. Approval of a full cost bursary or partial bursary is subject to the bursary selection criteria that has been approved. Furthermore, any additional costs that may arise during study will be the Recipient’s responsibility.
Criteria for the Hollywood Foundation
In order to qualify, the following criteria must be met:
- Latest results > average of 65% for grade 11 or 12 and 65% minimum per subject required for entry into degree;
- Latest results > 60% if tertiary/higher institution;
- South African Citizen (externals only);
- Duration of course: 12 months and longer; and
- Type of qualifications: National Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees and Post-Graduate studies (Institution to be registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training).
Selected applicants are required to go through the full selection process that includes assessments and interviews.
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