Title: Boston Media House & YFM Scholarship Programme: Empowering Media and Music Enthusiasts
Introduction: Boston Media House, in partnership with YFM, is offering exciting scholarship opportunities for students interested in pursuing careers in the media and music industry. As a registered private higher education institution, Boston Media House provides top-quality education in media and design. YFM, a youth-focused radio station, is known for its urban contemporary format, emphasizing urban music genres. The Boston Media House & YFM Scholarship Programme aims to support aspiring students by offering scholarships for diploma studies and a digital composition and production course. If you have a passion for media or music, this scholarship programme could be your stepping stone to success.
Scholarship Details: The Boston Media House & YFM Scholarship Programme offers two types of scholarships for the academic year:
- Scholarship 1: Diploma in Media Practices at Boston Media House (3 years full-time), valued at R180,000.
- Scholarship 2: Soul Candi digital composition and production (short course), valued at R30,000.
Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Completed Matric.
- Interested in studying media or music at Boston Media House in Sandton.
- Strong academic record.
- Not a director or employee of Yired (Pty) Ltd, Boston Media House, YFM, or their agencies, and not an immediate family member.
Application Process: To apply for the Boston Media House & YFM Scholarship, follow these steps:
- Visit the Boston Media House and YFM Scholarship Application website.
- Select the appropriate scholarship application form.
- Fill in the online application form accurately.
- Upload clear copies of the required supporting documents, including your Matric certificate, recorded radio link or music mix, and a motivation letter explaining why you deserve the scholarship.
- Ensure that applicants under 18 years old have obtained consent from their parents or guardians.
Selection Process and Terms: The selection process for each scholarship differs slightly:
- Media Studies Diploma Scholarship: YFM producers will assess entries and select the top 10 candidates based on Matric results and articulate radio links. A panel of judges from YFM and Boston Media House will then choose the winner.
- Soul Candi digital composition and production Scholarship: YFM producers will assess entries and select the top 3 candidates with the best music mix. The panel of judges from Boston Media House will then select the winner.
It’s important to note that the scholarships do not cover registration fees, external fees, travel costs, stationery expenses, or any existing student debt or fees. Scholarship recipients must meet specific conditions regarding academic performance and module completion.
The closing date for the Boston Media House & YFM Scholarship is 6 February. Late applications will not be accepted, so ensure that you submit your application before the deadline.
For any inquiries regarding the scholarship programme, please contact YFM directly using their contact form on the YFM website.
If you have a passion for media or music and dream of pursuing a career in these fields, the Boston Media House & YFM Scholarship Programme can help turn your aspirations into reality. With scholarships available for diploma studies and a digital composition and production course, this programme provides financial support and an opportunity to study at a renowned institution. Don’t miss the chance to apply and take a significant step toward your future in the media and music industry. Submit your application before the closing date and unlock your potential with the Boston Media House & YFM Scholarship.