Rise Program – 2021

Who? Youth who are between ages 15-17 on July 1st, 2022

First Deadline:   January 14, 2021

Download Hello World Application to Apply

Click here to apply through your browser.

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. Financial aid is available and no qualified student will be turned away for financial reasons.

Deadline: Applications for 2022 now closed. Applications for January 2023 intake will open in August 2022.

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.

Deadline3 February 2022              


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 2022 have now closed.  Keep checking our website for updates on the internship program.