WIN your share of R1 million in bursaries and school fees!
We all know education plays a key role in our children’s success, but it sure doesn’t come cheap. Over the next three months Woolies and MySchool are giving away bursaries. Find out how you could be one of 50 big winners. #myschoolmyfuture
As the year
winds down we’re all looking forward to a well-deserved break from the school
morning scramble. But come January, we’ll probably be only too willing to drop
our kids off for a few hours of educational safekeeping.
South African schools show more and more how technology is being integrated
into teaching, with schools using iPads from as early as grade 4. Online tools
are making the world of difference in aiding teachers and learners,
particularly when it comes to maths. In this year’s International Maths
Olympiad, South Africa ranked 58th out of 109 competing countries,
with a Cape Town pupil from Westerford High School taking home a bronze medal.
E-learning is giving many learners access to after-hours support, be it
revision, coaching, or added enrichment. While all of this is positive, it’s
To celebrate Woolworths’s 85th birthday
we’re giving away R1
million in bursaries and school fees. Not just for
school kids, these bursaries can be used for university and educational courses
too. There are 50 R20 000 bursaries up for grabs. To
enter, simply swipe your
MySchool or linked Woolies Card between 28 October 2016 and 31 January 2017
when you shop at Woolworths. You get one entry for every Woolies item you
purchase, and two entries when you buy kidswear, school wear, or school shoes. Whether you win a bursary or not, ultimately we all win, because each
card swipe helps kids get the education they deserve and creates a brighter
future for South Africa.
R1 million bursary competition is open to MySchool Card holders as well as
Woolies Card holders who have linked their cards to MySchool. If you haven’t
yet linked your cards then visit
our website to find out how to do it. Through
the MySchool Programme with the help of our customers, Woolworths has already
successfully raised R87 million for education, and we’re well on track
to meeting our R100
million year-end goal. The MySchool fundraising programme lets you raise funds for a school
or charity of your choice without costing you a cent. If you’re not yet a
MySchool supporter, sign
up to get your free card today and whenever you swipe it at
Woolies we’ll give up to 1% of the
amount you spend to the school of your choice. So get swiping, and
keep nurturing futures.