Rise Program – 2023

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

First Deadline:   January 25, 2023.

Apply using this link  and make sure to mention Education Matters as the source of you application.


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: Applications are now closed., September 2023 will be the next deadline for those applying to begin L6 in January 2024. 

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 2023 interested in applying to study in the United States or internationally.

Deadline: February 1, 2023  Apply with this link


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.

Deadline:  January 31, 2023

Apply using this link