Preparing the Next Generation
of Global Leaders

South Africa: Education and Social Change

This summer program examines the role of education in South Africa in the context of the country’s historical circumstances, contemporary public policy, and social and economic development. Students typically spend time at primary and secondary schools as well as adult educational centers in urban and rural KwaZulu-Natal. Excursion and homestays provide students with the opportunity to compare educational approaches in different locations within the country. Please visit our website for more information. This year, SIT will award over $1.5 million in scholarships and grants.


  • Education
  • International Education
  • Public Administration and Policy
  • Sociology
  • Social Policy
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Justice

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