Cwayita Kweyi is a determined young lady from Mdantsane in East London. She was recruited and awarded the SSP Scholarship in 2012 and was placed at Clarendon High School for the Girls. Her drive and determination led to her being awarded the scholarship and have resulted in her outstanding performance in this year’s National Senior Certificate results, obtaining 7 subject distinctions in English, Afrikaans, Mathematics, Life Orientation, Accounting, Life Sciences and Physical Sciences.

Cwayita is the youngest of two daughters and lives with her mother who is an educator. She is described as a natural leader with a passion for community development. In her high school career, Cwayita has started two not–for-profit organisations namely; Amaqhawekazi and East London Youth Association. She held various leadership roles at school leading the Debate Committee, Interhouse Committee, Bookroom Committee and Hostel Committee to name a few.

In March this year, Cwayita and her team won a National Debating and Public Speaking Competition where she was awarded a trip to New York by SAASTA. Cwayita participated in The Herald Matric of the Year Eastern Cape where she won the Community Service category.

Cwayita has been awarded the Gallagher Foundation Scholarship to pursue her goal to study towards a Bachelor of Science Degree in Actuarial Science at the University of Cape Town this year.

“We are proud of the excellent results that our scholars and partner schools have achieved. We have once again, maintained our 100% pass rate and all our scholars have achieved a bachelor degree pass, the highest category of a matric pass.”

SSP urges all the parents and teachers of brilliant Grade 6 pupils to encourage them to apply for their scholarship which opens every year in June. All those interested can visit their website at www.ssp.org.za to get more information on what is needed to apply and prepare early.


SSP Alumni Lebogang Moerane

Lebogang

Lebo is an SSP Class of 2007 Alumnus. She attended Roedean School and currently works as a Chief Digital Officer and Co-owner of an ICT company. She also manages a learnerships Programme aimed at exposing youths from low income areas to the ICT sector – thereby giving them the basic tools to find employment and […]

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Open Days

SSP 2017 Open Days

Our focus for 2017 is going “Back to Basics”. We are working on strengthening our core programmes and focusing on what has made us successful over the years. The Open Days were re-launched in the first term. The Open Days are SSP’s first school days where all the partners – partner schools, parents, mentors, alumni […]

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Orientation Days

Scholar Orientation

Our year started with much enthusiasm as we hosted a four-day orientation camp for our newest recruits, SSP’s Class of 2021. At this camp, we shared more details with the scholars about SSP. They learnt about our history, values, expectations and the journey that awaited them. SSP alumni were there in numbers to share their […]

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Cwayita Kweyi aces Matric with 7 Distinctions

Cwayita Kweyi Class of 2016

Cwayita Kweyi is a determined young lady from Mdantsane in East London. She was recruited and awarded the SSP Scholarship in 2012 and was placed at Clarendon High School for the Girls. Her drive and determination led to her being awarded the scholarship and have resulted in her outstanding performance in this year’s National Senior […]

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SSP student Lesedi Nkwe excels in Matric and scores 4 scholarship

Lesedi Nkwe, SSP High Achiever and Deputy Head Boy at Redhill High School

Student Sponsorship Programme (SSP) Scholar, Deputy Head Boy of Redhill High Schools has bagged four scholarships to pursue his goal of studying B Com Law at the Stellenbosch University. He aced the IEB Matric results exemption and obtained 7 subject distinctions in English, Mathematics, Geography, French, History and Life Orientation as well as obtaining a […]

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Interact with some of Gauteng’s most Excellent Scholars

SSP has opportunities for professionals who have a passion for education and want to transform lives. We invite you to sign up to volunteer for the our Scholarship Interviews which will take place on 08 October 2016. You will have an opportunity to interact with Gauteng’s excellent scholars and their parents. This is an engagement […]

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