Advert - Student Applications for 2021

PYDA ( develops young talent for employment in demand led sectors. For 2021 we are inviting 125 youth to apply for new shorter programmes in the following sectors: 1. Fast Moving Consumer Goods Manufacturing: 3 months (February to April) 50 Students 2. Digital Economy: 3 months (March to May) 50 Students 3. Wine and Tourism: 6 months (April to September) 25 Students We are calling for applicants who are talented and committed and must be:

  • 18-25 years of age

  • South African

  • Unemployed or in casual employment

  • Able to demonstrate the commitment to bring about change

  • Able to communicate in English

  • Able to travel to Stellenbosch and surrounds on a daily basis

  • Able to demonstrate financial need

  • Able to prove you have passed Grade 12

  • Able to prove you have passed Maths and Science (required for Fast Moving Consumer Goods Manufacturing)

  • Historically disadvantaged

Applications close on 04 November 2020

Please apply and submit your application form and documents via email to or WhatsApp: 063 612 6490 or drop off at the PYDA Campus based at PYDA Building C, Bergzicht, Du Toit Street (Off Bird Street), Stellenbosch.

For more information please join an open day there on the 23rd and 30th October 2020 between 9am – 11am.

PYDA programmes are custom-designed and combine industry specific technical skills, 21 century professional and business skills, personal mastery, an entrepreneurial mindset and work readiness skills. We offer blended adult learning that combines classroom, online and exposure learning as well as practical work experience.

Only shortlisted applicants will be interviewed. Should you not receive a response by 30 November 2020, please consider your application unsuccessful.

PYDA Student Application form for 2021
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