The Phambili Initiative is a youth led, peer-mentoring initiative that aims to address the high first year of tertiary education drop-out rate among recent high school graduates.
Established in 2017
Developing passionate and purpose-driven high school graduates.
Equipping learners with knowledge and leadership attributes to maximise their post-secondary school potential.
OUR FLAGSHIP PROJECTThe Mentorship Programme
Through one-on-one, years long mentorship.
Every year, a cohort of high school finalists (mentees) is selected to be mentored by high impact tertiary education students in each learner's preferred field of study. These tertiary level mentors are recruited to help smoothen the non-academic aspect of transition from high school to tertiary education.
Through interactive workshops and campus tours,
Organisation and guest speakers equip learners with the know how on:
Choosing the right course,
Financially readiness (NSFAS, ) and
Adjusting to tertiary education life.