Growsmart is a fun and interactive competition that is curriculum- based to empower and educate learners in grades 4, 5 & 6. Competition subjects in the Growsmart Educational Programme are Literacy, Story Writing & Poetry, Mathematics, Science, Debating and Entrepreneurship.


Are you wanting to support an initiative that has a proven track record of bringing about the educational change so desperately needed in children’s lives?

Growsmart is all about giving children the opportunity to thrive and you can be a part of it.

Here are a few ways to get involved as a volunteer

Competition Days

Growsmart welcomes volunteers to assist on the days of the competition. Help is needed to register schools; escort learners to and from competition rooms; hand out packed lunches and certificates.

Story Writing & Poetry

Are you a retired teacher?
Each story writing & poetry book submitted is marked twice for each of the three participating provinces. We need your help to read and mark these stories. This takes place at the Growthpoint Cape Town head office.


Growsmart provides a packed lunch to all learners during competition days. Perhaps your place of work, or your family would like to sponsor the
food for one of the

Partner With Us

With a phenomenal track record of success, it is unsurprising that Growsmart has attracted the support of like-minded sponsors from the business world, as well as the educational community at large and numerous volunteers.

Corporate and organizational collaborations are always welcome because together Growsmart can do so much more.

Should you wish to become a sponsor or partner please contact us at: email [email protected] or fill out the form below and we will contact you.

Partners and Sponsors