Rise Program – 2023

Who? Youth who are between ages 15-17 on July 1st, 2023

First Deadline:   Applications not yet open – deadline will be Jan 2023.

Download Hello World Application to Apply

Email rise@edmattersafrica.org to request a paper application if you are unable to access the online application options.


USAP Community School

Who? High-achieving, low-income students who are currently in F4 or L6 in 2022. Financial aid is available and no qualified student will be turned away for financial reasons.

Deadline: September 23, 2002 for enrolling in January 2023.

Application: Google Form to apply online 

For more information on the USAP Community School, check out the USAPCS website.     


Yale Young African Scholars Program

Who? Talented Students who are in L6 or U6 in 2021 interested in applying to study in the United States or internationally.

Deadline:  For 2023 program, deadline will be in January 2023.            


Zimbabwe Career Connect

WhoZimbabwean undergraduate students at universities in Canada or the United States or who are studying at Africa Leadership University, Ashesi or the University of Edinburgh.

Applications for ZCC 2023 program will be available Nov 1, 2022.  Keep checking our website for updates on the internship program.