revolution media academy bursary 2024- 2025 application requirement?

About the Revolution Media Academy: Revolution Media Academy (RMA) is a daughter company of the Revolution Media Group, founded in 2011. The aim of RMA is to provide education within the Music, Media and IT sectors to previously disadvantaged students, while simultaneously addressing the backlog of educational training. The nationally recognized institution, accredited by Mict Seta, is a registered private education & training provider. The academy offers National Certificates, National Diplomas, FET Certificates, professional master class courses and a variety of online courses in Film & Television Productions, Music Performance, Studio Work, Sound Engineering, Video Technology and Radio production.

Details of Revolution Media Academy Bursary Application 2024/2025

Each year, RMA awards 10 bursaries/ scholarships to deserving students, who have strong academic potential and financial need. There are two types of bursaries to be awarded:
1) Full cost bursaries: these will cover all study fees.
2) Partial bursaries: these will cover approximately 50% of tuition fees.

Revolution Media Academy Bursary Application Requirements 2024/2025

  • South African citizen
  • Achieved a minimum “B” symbol for Matric English and Mathematics in Matric
  • Strong academic potential
  • Proven financial need
  • Studying or intend on studying at the Revolution Media Academy (not applicable for other institutions)

Revolution Media Academy Bursary Application Procedures 2024/2025

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Passport size photo (to be attached to the application form where indicated)
  • Current Matric students: Grade 11 final results AND Matric June results/ progress report (certified copies)
  • Students who have completed Matric: Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Current tertiary students: Matric certificate AND full academic record (on tertiary letterhead) (certified copies)
  • An essay about yourself, your life why you should be awarded the bursary (written by the student)
  • Letter of recommendation from a parent/ guardian (optional)
  • Two testimonials: one from an educational official (principal or lecturer) and one from a community leader (spiritual leader or local civic leader)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed, sworn affidavit if unemployed)

Closing Date: 30 October

Contact Revolution Media Academy for more details about the Bursary and also check your status.

Please contact the Revolution Media Academy directly:

Johannesburg Head Office

  • Tel: 011 492 0499/ 081 560 5091
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Pretoria Office

  • Tel: 012 320 0350/ 081 560 5091
  • Email: