The Sol Plaatje Institute (SPI) for Media Leadership at Rhodes University in South Africa, in a joint effort with the Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA), welcomes applications for 10 postgraduate grants from Southern African ladies media pioneers who wish to study media administration at the SPI in 2017.
Candidates ought to be ladies who are as of now rehearsing writers or are working in different fields of the media business in Angola, Botswana, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Effective candidates will enlist for the SPI’s escalated, one-year-long fulltime Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management (PGDip in Media Management), the main formal capability in media administration in Africa and the creating scene. The PGDip in Media Management is pegged at the distinctions degree level. Applicants should as of now have a college degree from a perceived college with a specific end goal to seek after postgraduate study. The OSISA grants cover:
The full cost of educational cost
Settlement and dinners in one of Rhodes University’s habitations
A month to month subsistence stipend
Restorative guide cover
Mid-year media administration entry level position costs.
Managers of the fruitful grant candidates or the grant champs themselves need to take care of their travel expenses to and from Rhodes University, including amid the University’s occasions, to empower more noteworthy possession and energy about the grant program by the recipients and their media associations.
The PGDip in Media Management, prominently known as the PDMM, outfits members with basic learning, understandings and work capabilities that rising media pioneers need to perform all the more viably, deliberately and morally in their associations and to quick track their vocations to administration positions.
The program joins thorough hypothetical and viable establishing. It has a mid-year commonsense media administration entry level position and a far reaching intelligent scholarly portfolio toward the end of the year. It is made out of eight necessary modules covering media administration settings, arrangement and organizations; money related administration and media financial aspects; administration of media markets, gatherings of people and promoting; administration of media substance; administration of dissemination and appropriation; media administration and authority; HR administration for media; and administration of computerized and online networking and media merging.
Application points of interest and methods:
Application Deadline: 12 early afternoon (Southern African Time) on 18 November 2016.
Just ladies hopefuls who are as of now working in the media business in the 10 Southern African nations of OSISA recorded above are qualified to apply for these grants. Competitors ought to as of now have a college degree in any train from a perceived college.
The application due date for these grants is 18 November 2016.
Understudies wishing to apply for these grants need to:
• Complete the Rhodes University’s standard Honors Application shape (accessible at www.ru.ac.za/applying/under the segment ‘Postgraduate Studies’ which must be submitted specifically to the Registrar’s Division at Rhodes University and a duplicate messaged to Wendy Dyibishe (email@example.com) at the Sol Plaatje Institute.
• Submit a definite Curriculum Vitae, including contact points of interest, to Wendy Dyibishe.
• Submit guaranteed scholarly transcripts of ALL tertiary capabilities. These are sent to both Wendy Dyibishe at the SPI and to the Registrar’s Division at Rhodes University; and
• Submit to the SPI — through Wendy Dyibishe at W.firstname.lastname@example.org — a 1,000-word letter of inspiration which clarifies why the understudy is keen on doing the PGDip in Media Management, how the course will help the understudy’s profession and why the understudy is keen on doing the PGDip in Media Management, how the course will help the understudy’s profession and why the understudy trusts she meets all requirements for the OSISA grant.
Just short-recorded hopefuls will be reached after the applications close at 12 early afternoon (Southern African Time) on 18 November 2016.
OSISA is an African organization focused on the making of open social orders through support for majority rule government, human rights and great administration and it works in Angola, Botswana, the DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
For More Information:
Visit the Official Webpage of the OSISA SCHOLARSHIPS 2017 FOR AFRICAN WOMEN MEDIA LEADERS