Each year Getpix Creative College offers ONE bursary to study photography. These are funded by Getpix Creative College. The scholarship will be open to any eligible applicant wishing to pursue a career in Photography and not having the funding to reach their dream.
2019 ApplicationsOpens January 2019
Donate Now If you are able to give support either financially or via other means, to the Getpix Scholarship recipients, your support will increase their overall learning curve. We are striving to make the, ‘’We just live for Photography ‘’ Scholarship an annual award.Be Connected with Getpix ‘’We live for Photography’’. We are passionate about photography and design and with education as a valuable asset, we can play a small role to lead transformational change in South Africa. Our Facebook page is a social friendly place for discussion and comradeship amongst our students, as well as an instant source of news about Getpix and acts as a valuable networking tool for our students, past and present. Please check the guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions carefully. Frequently Asked Questions We receive many queries about our scholarships. Below are some of the FAQ frequently asked questions. Please read the FAQ carefully before sending us queries via email. Do I have to be South African? You can be any age, race or gender. You must reside in South Africa. When can I apply? We accept applications for each scholarship during a short window period each year, which is indicated on the scholarship page. Please visit the scholarship page to see when to start preparing applications. Please note: Application forms are only available online once the call for applications opens. Please do not contact us requesting application forms if they are not on the website, as this means the application process is not yet open. How do I apply? You must complete the application form and return it, along with ALL supporting documents, before the given deadline. Details are indicated on the scholarship page. No late entries will be considered. What do I need for the Getpix Online scholarship? A DSLR Camera with a wide angle and a telephoto lens, external flash and tripod. Computer with internet access. Positive attitude to succeed. A challenging mind. An interest in the world around you. What supporting documents do I need to send with my application? One academic reference and one employment reference - if you have just completed high school and were employed in any capacity during school holidays. Do my submitted documents need to be in English? Yes, we require all documentation to be in English. The student needs to be fully conversant both verbal and written, in the English language. Who should I ask to be my reference? Ideally, you should submit an academic reference from your last place of schooling. Am I too old/young to apply for a scholarship? No. We do not place age restrictions on our scholarships. How should I submit my application and reference? Email : firstname.lastname@example.org Subject:Your Name and type of scholarship and year of scholarship. Send signed references on school/company letterhead, scan to PDF. What relationship should the reference person have with the applicant? The reference person must have had a scholastic relationship with the applicant. We are unable to accept references from family and friends or from religious figureheads. How will I be interviewed? Online scholarship- via Sykpe- this is necessary for problem solving during the online syllabus.