Netflix Film Studies Bursary Scholarship Programme 2022

Netflix Film Studies Bursary Scholarship Programme 2022 – How to Apply.


Netflix, Inc. is an American pay television over-the-top media service and original programming production company. It offers subscription-based video on demand from a library of films and television series, 40% of which is Netflix original programming produced in-house.


Netflix has partnered with social investment fund management and advisory firm Tshikululu Social Investments as implementing partner/fund administrator, with the responsibility of successfully executing the project.

Scholarship Overview: The Scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance through full scholarships at partner higher educational institutions in South Africa, as listed below, to support the formal qualification and training of aspiring Black creatives in the film and TV disciplines.

Who should apply:

Postgraduate students pursuing one-year postgraduate studies in Film, Television, and/or audio-visual related qualification at one of the below-mentioned institutions.

Black students, as defined by the B-BBEE Code of Conduct (Black, Coloured, or Indian). • Only South African citizens will be considered.

Undergraduate academic average of 60% minimum, must have completed between the years 2019 and 2021. Self-funded students (students who have another bursary or NSFAS funding will not qualify).

Partner higher education institutions:

  • The University of Cape Town.
  • The University of the Witwatersrand.
  • The University of Johannesburg.
  • The University of Pretoria.
  • The Durban University of Technology.
  • The Tshwane University of Technology.
  • AFDA.
  • Boston Media House.
  • AACA Film and Acting School.
  • CityVarsity.

How to Apply

Interested and suitable applicants should CLICK HERE to apply online.

Application Deadline: 31st October 2021.