The UWC Botswana National Committee invites applications annually from candidates who;
- are 16-18 years old;
- have recently completed form 5 (or equivalent) with a strong academic performance (40 points and above).
Furthermore, while not required, the following qualities are desirable,
- leadership experience (anything from being a group leader to being the president of the student representatives council).
- A commitment to and/or desire for social justice and development.
- Previous participation in extra-curricular activities (e.g. clubs, sports, academic fairs, etc.).