Higherlife Foundation Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019

Higherlife Foundation Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019

Deadline: Not Specified

Applications are open for the HigherLife Foundation Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019. The Joshua Nkomo Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship programme that focuses on identifying young Zimbabwean talent through a rigorous selection process and creating the opportunity for them to get the best and most relevant education at world-class local and overseas tertiary learning institutions.

Higherlife Foundation is a social impact organization that invests in human capital to build thriving individuals, communities, and sustainable livelihoods. Their areas of investment target education, health, entrepreneurship, rural transformation, and women’s empowerment.


  • Open to Zimbabwean citizens
  • Applicants must be under the age of 21 at the time of applying
  • A student with Academic Merit as determined by applicant performance in public examinations (mainly ZIMSEC and Cambridge). For A-Level applications, a minimum of SEVEN (7) “A” grade passes is required and for University applications, a minimum of TEN (10) points for females and TWELVE (12) points for males is required.

Other requirements

  • Leadership Potential as demonstrated by levels of responsibility and office bearing in the School and surrounding;
  • Community Engagement, as well as confirmed indications of Community Engagements and extra-curricular activity;
  • Personal Integrity as deduced from School Reports and reports from other responsible authorities.


The following documents are required for application:

  • Academic certificates/public exam results
  • Birth Certificate
  • National ID
  • Character Reference Form. Character Reference Form to be sent to Higherlife Foundation office by a registered mail Suite 5, Westgate House East, David Frost Way, Westgate Complex, Harare.

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For more information, visit Joshua Nkomo Scholarship.