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CSC Alumni South Africa

Mentorship and Career Guidance Event

Date: 08/09/2023

Duration: 15:00-18:00 (SAST)

Location: Johannesburg

Supporting students at the African Leadership Academy

The Commonwealth Scholarships Alumni Association of South Africa (CoSAA-ZA) will be visiting the African Leadership Academy to offer mentorship, career guidance and information about Commonwealth Scholarships to students pursuing a leadership course at the Academy.

The aims of the session are to:

  • Share information to students about Commonwealth Scholarships
  • Provide mentorship to students through career guidance and on how they can position themselves to pursue higher education opportunities

For Commonwealth Alumni engaged in CoSAA-ZA, the event seeks to build strong connections with key sector players and stakeholders in South Africa as part of the association strategy of building partnerships and positioning for greater visibility of the association and support alumni in actualising their goals of giving back to society and contributing to the development of South Africa.

This event has been organised by the Commonwealth Scholarships Alumni Association of South Africa (CoSAA-ZA) with support from British Council Uganda on behalf of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC).


15:00 – 16:00   Panel discussion and information session

16:00 – 17:30   Group discussions and mentorship

17:30 – 18:00   Student engagement

18:00 – 19:00   Networking session

To be confirmed