Higherlife Foundation is offering Joshua Nkomo Scholarships for students referred to as “Joshualites”. The scholarships are available to Zimbabwean citizens under the age of 21 at the time of applying. A-level scholarships are for candidates starting Lower 6th and University scholarships are for candidates entering 1st year undergraduate studies. 70% of the scholarships will be for Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) studies, whilst 30% is reserved for other disciplines.
The Joshua Nkomo Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship programme that focuses on identifying young Zimbabwean talent through a rigorous selection process and creating the opportunity for them to get the best and most relevant education at world-class local and overseas tertiary learning institutions. The scholarships are available to Zimbabwean citizens who are under the age of 21 at the time of applying.
A student with Academic Merit as determined by applicant performance in public examinations (mainly ZIMSEC and Cambridge). For A-Level applications, a minimum of SEVEN (7) “A” grade passes is required and for University applications, a minimum of TEN (10) points for females and TWELVE (12) points for males is required.
Leadership Potential as demonstrated by levels of responsibility and office bearing in the School and surrounding; Community Engagement, as well as confirmed indications of Community Engagements and extra-curricular activity; Personal Integrity as deduced from School Reports and reports from other responsible authorities.
A student will need to submit Academic certificates/public exam results, Birth Certificate, National ID and a Character Reference Form (Download Here).
NB. Reference Form to be hand delivered to any Higherlife Foundation office