MultiChoice: Bursary Programme 2020
MultiChoice, established in 1993, is a South African company which operates the DStv Satellite Television service across Sub-Saharan Africa. The company includes 5 services: M-NET, a satellite television subscription service; Showmax, an online video-on-demand subscription service; GOtv, a Digital terrestrial television platform; Supersport, a collection of sports channels on the DStv network and Irdeto, a digital platform security company.
In 2018 Multichoice Africa launched the Multichoice Talent Factory academies to allow 60 students from 13 countries to take part in the year-long academic and practical immersion programme.
ABOUT MULTICHOICE BURSARY PROGRAMME:
The MultiChoice Talent Factory will be awarding bursaries to students pursuing their studies towards a Film and TV or related qualification (Diploma or Degree), from their 2nd year of study onward.
Bursaries are awarded for 1 year of study – therefore students must reapply for funding each year.
Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):
- South African citizen
- 18 years or older
- Completed Matric
- Studying towards a Film and TV or related Diploma or Degree qualification (2nd year of study or higher)
- Achieved a minimum overall “C+” average in the previous year of study
- Proven financial need
CLOSING DATE: 31 January 2020
HOW TO APPLY:
Download and complete the MultiChoice Bursary Programme Form 2020 (.pdf)
Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Insert the words “MTF ZA Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).