Ruby Digital Scholarship for Digital Marketing

Ruby Digital is South Africa’s number one SEO and Search Engine Marketing agency. Our results speak for themselves. We are a young and driven team who are passionate about digital marketing. We have an international client portfolio, which means we always have to be ahead of the game to rank in competitive niches. We have created a scholarship programme to aid university students who are pursuing qualifications in marketing and advertising.

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We are offering a $1000 scholarship award to one lucky student who will be chosen by our experienced team of digital marketers. The winner will also eligible to receive a paid for trip to Cape Town South Africa to meet the team and find out how an SEO and SEM marketing agency operates.

Eligibility Criteria

  • You must be a student currently studying at a tertiary institution (If you are chosen as the winner, we will request a proof of registration)
  • You are required to showcase your knowledge of digital marketing by writing an article (Look at the application process described below)
  • You must have an active blog, website and/or social media profiles to backup your application to show us that you are digitally savvy.


We are looking for students in college/university who are creative and interested in digital marketing to showcase their knowledge of digital marketing and how it can be used to help businesses and appeal to a mass audience in the 21st century.

Application Process

We are looking for tech-savvy millennials, who know how to use social media to gain influence. We are looking for innovative young bloggers or web developers, who know what the words SEO and google algorithm mean.

To apply you have to write an article introducing yourself, telling us why you are interested in digital marketing, how did you get introduced to digital marketing and what project you would pursue in digital marketing if you had the budget? Additionally, tell us how you would use digital marketing to market a business (e.g. a local appliance store) of your choice and why would you choose that strategy?

Terms and conditions:

  • Each person can only apply once,
  • We will only accept articles written in English,
  • By applying to our scholarship, you give us permission to publish your article.


Please submit your application prior to 1 May 2018

The selection of the winner will be done on the 21 May 2018

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