GS_Alumni_GS_Venite Clayton
  • 2024 Stellenbosch University Student – Third Year Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

  • 2015 Claremont High School scholarship recipient

  • 2015 First Place Winner in the Growsmart Story Writing Competition and Published Author

  • 2014 West End Primary School learner

Venite Clayton first participated in the Growsmart Story Writing competition in 2015 as a learner from West End Primary School. She won first place in the competition and was awarded a scholarship to attend Claremont High School by the Leisure Trust. 


After graduating, Venite enrolled as a first year at Stellenbosch University in 2020 and went on to study a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. She is also a published author and makes frequent appearances on the Growsmart Online video tutorials page, where she guides Growsmarters through articles that appear in the Growing Smarter books. 


Venite is currently a third-year student at Stellenbosch University.

Read her story in the 2015 Growsmart published book