The Eskom Development Foundation, in partnership with the Education With Enterprise Trust (EWET), hosted a prize-giving ceremony in celebration of excellent youth entrepreneurship education on Thursday, 8 March 2018 at Birdswood High School in Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal. The ceremony was aimed at celebrating the province’s best performing schools in the 2017 Simama Ranta School Entrepreneurship Education Competition.
Birdswood High was named as the KwaZulu-Natal provincial winner of the competition, receiving a prize of R50 000. The first runner up is Aquadene Secondary School and second runner up is Ikhandlela Secondary School. The annual competition identifies and celebrates South African schools that are exemplars in entrepreneurship education. The competition encourages young people to consider entrepreneurship as a career.
Article by Nicholas Munzhedzi