Financing and Scholarships

The Social Theory course receives support from the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES). There are a limited number of scholarships available to course participants. The nominating unions are expected to pay R1500 per participant towards these costs. This payment must be made when confirming the participant. 

The scholarship provided by the FES covers the following: 

  • University Short course costs
  • Accommodation at the University of the Witwatersrand; and/or
  • Tuition fees

Day-to-day living expenses are the responsibility of the participants. All transport costs, including parking on University campuses, have to be paid for in full by the participants or an organisation on their behalf. 

Estimated Costs:

Accommodation 9300.00ZAR
Tuition Fees 7000.00ZAR