Welcome to the 2018 Ignition Program Application

Thank you for your interest in applying for the 2018 enke: Ignition Program (Free State, Limpopo and Northern Cape Intake)

Please complete all fields of this application form and answer as comprehensively as possible.

Note that this form must be completed in one sitting, there is no option to save and return at a later time.

There are 5 short answer questions nearer the end of the application form. The questions are:
1. Why do you want to be part of the enke: Ignition Program?
2. What leadership training and/or experience have you had?
3. What coaching/facilitation training and/or experience have you had?
4. Tell us about a project that you planned and implemented.
5. What is one (1) social issue that is having a negative impact on your community that you want to see changed?

To be participate in the Program, applicants must be:
  • Currently enrolled in college, or university, or recognized bridging programme
  • Between 18-30 years old.
  • Passionate about making a difference, want to build their resume with volunteer experience, or looking for an experience to expand their networks and skills.
  • Must be able to commit to all program activites which are as follows:
    • In-Person Training at the Ignition Program Training Retreat: Thursday 5 April - Sunday 8 April
    • Online Training: Ignition Program Selection Assessments: Practical online activities taking place from 10 April - 15 June
    • Action by delivering content and mentoring high school learners at the enke: Forums: 24-30 June 2018

Please note that there are only 60 spaces available in our 2018 Winter Intake.

We look forward to reading your application.

If you have any further questions, please contact ignition@enke.co.za.

* 1. First Name

* 2. Last Name:

* 3. Phone Number

* 4. Email Address

* 5. Please complete your contact information below:

* 6. Gender

* 7. Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy)

* 8. Age:

* 9. Race

* 10. Languages Spoken Fluently (please select all that apply):

* 11. Have you worked with high school learners before as a facilitator or coach?

* 12. How did you find out about enke: Make Your Mark? (please select all that apply)

* 13. Have you participated in an enke: Make Your Mark Program before?

enke: Make Your Mark Programs include:
- The Trailblazer Program for high school students (also known as the Youth Award or enke: Africa Youth Leadership Forum)
- The Ignition Program for post-secondary students/recent graduates (Igniters, Facilitators, and Presenters)
- The Catalyst Program for post-secondary students/recent graduates (Catalysts)

* 14. Please indicate which intake you would like to apply for below: