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We will match you to scholarships based on your interest, talents, grades, level of study and skills. Finding scholarships and bursaries in Jamaica has never been easier.

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Find detailed information on all local universities and colleges: tuition and fees, financial aid and scholarships, academic majors and more. Not sure where you want to go to college?

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Apply for the 2022 NMJI's Adopt A Youth Foundation Scholarships, its open to enrolled students in any high school, community college or university who are CURRENT members of the Adopt A Youth Foundation.

Apply for the NMJI’s Adopt A Youth Foundation Scholarships (AYFS)

Apply for the 2022 NMJI’s Adopt A Youth Foundation Scholarships, its open to enrolled students in any high school, community college or university who are CURRENT members of the Adopt A Youth Foundation.

Apply for the 2022 Arthur Winzro Parks Law Scholarship. The award is available to all local students enrolled in literature studies. This year, we will be offering one (1) award valued at US$300.

How to Win the Arthur Winzro Parks Law Scholarship

Apply for the 2022 Arthur Winzro Parks Law Scholarship. The award is available to all local students enrolled in literature studies. This year, we will be offering one (1) award valued at US$300.

The Vashti Mills Achievement Scholarships for Manchester students who are currently enrolled in high school/university & lives in the parish.

Easy Ways to Win the Vashti Mills Achievement Scholarships

The Vashti Mills Achievement Scholarships for Manchester students who are currently enrolled in high school/university & lives in the parish.

Apply for the 2022 Inez M. Brown Scholarships for students enrolled in high school or community college studying in STEM related careers.

How to Apply for the 2022 Inez Brown Scholarship

Apply for the 2022 Inez M. Brown Scholarships for students enrolled in high school or community college studying in STEM related careers.

Apply for the 2022 Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarships. The awards are available to all local students enrolled in a nursing programme.

How to Win the 2022 Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarship

Apply for the 2022 Arthur Winzro Parks Nursing Scholarships. The awards are available to all local students enrolled in a nursing programme.

The Joyce Ford-Newell Scholarships for St. Thomas students are open to enrolled students in the parish, especially Seaforth High School students.

The Ultimate Guide to Win Joyce Ford-Newell Scholarships for St. Thomas Students

The Joyce Ford-Newell Scholarships for St. Thomas students are open to enrolled students in the parish, especially Seaforth High School students.

Edna Green Endowment Scholarship programme is offering 15 scholarships in the value of J$25,000 each to qualified and needy students in Jamaica.

Apply For The Generous Edna Green Endowment Scholarships

Edna Green Endowment Scholarship programme is offering 15 scholarships in the value of J$25,000 each to qualified and needy students in Jamaica.

Apply for the Next Move Jamaica International (NMJI) General Scholarships for enrolled high school or community college students in Jamaica.

How to Win Big with the Next Move Jamaica International’s (NMJI) General Scholarships

Apply for the Next Move Jamaica International (NMJI) General Scholarships for enrolled high school or community college students in Jamaica.

Apply for the 2022 Arthur Winzro Parks Writing Scholarship. The award is available to all local students enrolled in literature studies

How to Win the Arthur Winzro Parks Writing Scholarship

Apply for the 2022 Arthur Winzro Parks Writing Scholarship. The award is available to all local students enrolled in literature studies

Apply for the 2022 Una A. Robinson Scholarship for students enrolled in a real estate course at all local community college/vocational institution

How to Win 2022 Una Robinson Scholarship in Real Estate Certification

Apply for the 2022 Una A. Robinson Scholarship for students enrolled in a real estate course at all local community college/vocational institution

VM Foundation Scholarship programme is now accepting applications for financial support at secondary & tertiary levels valued at $450,000.

VM Foundation now Accepting Scholarship Applications

VM Foundation Scholarship programme is now accepting applications for financial support at secondary & tertiary levels valued at $450,000.

The National Health Fund EduCare Grant Programme provides assistance to students currently enrolled in a degree programme relating to the delivery of health care.

The National Health Fund EduCare Grant Programme

The National Health Fund EduCare Grant Programme provides assistance to students currently enrolled in a degree programme relating to the delivery of health care. Application closes July 20, 2022.

Applications are invited for the 2022 Carreras Scholarships Programme. This annual multi-million dollar scholarship programme application period closes Friday, July 15, 2022. Contact us for application assistance.

The 2022 Carreras Scholarships Programme is Accepting Applications

Applications are invited for the 2022 Carreras Scholarships Programme. This annual multi-million dollar scholarship programme application period closes Friday, July 15, 2022. Contact us for application assistance.

Carreras Teachers Scholarships

Apply for the 2022 Carreras Teachers Scholarships

Applications are invited for the 2022 Carreras Teachers Scholarships Programme with awards valued at one hundred thousand dollars (J$100,000). This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, July 15, 2022. Contact us for application assistance.

Carreras Community College Scholarships

Community College Scholarships from Carreras Limited

Applications are invited for the 2022 Community College Scholarships from Carreras Limited with awards valued at one hundred thousand dollars (J$100,000) each. This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, July 15, 2022.

Read how Solomon Perkins completed his Software Engineering degree in Jamaica without a student loan. Yes, he did it! Get insights and how you can complete your studies student loan FREE!

How I Made It Through University Debt Free!

Read how Solomon Perkins completed his Software Engineering degree in Jamaica without a student loan. Yes, he did it! Get insights and how you can complete your studies student loan FREE!

Applications are invited for the 2022 Carreras SEEK Scholarship Fund with awards valued at over J$1Million. This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, July 15, 2022. Contact us for application assistance.

Apply For Your 2022 Carreras Bursaries For University Students

Applications are invited for the 2022 Carreras Bursaries for University students with awards valued at fifty thousand dollars (J$50,000) each. This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, July 15, 2022. Contact us for application assistance.

Figuring out how to pay for higher education can be a tricky. Here are ten things to look for in a scholarship, so you can maximize your chances of earning some financial assistance with your education

Ten (10) Things to Look for in a Scholarship

Figuring out how to pay for higher education can be a tricky. Here are ten things to look for in a scholarship, so you can maximize your chances of earning some financial assistance with your education

Burger King Jamaica has announced an expansion of its tertiary scholarship offerings for their 2022 scholarship programme, with the addition of scholarships and bursaries provided by its franchisor Burger King Foundation in the US. 

Burger King Expands Scholarship Programme with Additional funding from Burger King Foundation in the US.

Burger King Jamaica has announced an expansion of its tertiary scholarship offerings for their 2022 scholarship programme, with the addition of scholarships and bursaries provided by its franchisor Burger King Foundation in the US. 

BGLC Tertiary Education Grant

The BGLC Bursary Programme for Tertiary Students is Now Accepting Applications

Apply for the annual BGLC Bursary for graduating high school seniors and first year students accepted and currently enrolled at accredited local tertiary institutions.

MOEY has received approximately $365M as budgetary support for its Ministry scholarship programme providing a wide range of scholarship opportunities to students

Education Ministry Receives $365 Million For Scholarship Programme

MOEY has received approximately $365M as budgetary support for its Ministry scholarship programme providing a wide range of scholarship opportunities to students

Ministry of Education's annual Jamaica Scholarship open to teachers in training and students at the University of the West Indies reading for a Teacher's degree

Ministry of Education Annual Jamaica Scholarship Programme

Apply for the Ministry of Education’s Annual Jamaica Scholarship open to new and returning teacher/student at the University of the West Indies reading for a Teacher’s degree.

Teachers Scholarships

Ministry of Education, Youth and Information Teachers Scholarships

Apply for the annual full scholarships from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information Teachers Scholarships programme. The MOEYI in collaboration with UTECH are inviting prospective teachers to apply for the annual MOEYI Teachers scholarships. 100 Technical and Vocational Education Scholarships.

Scholarship Request Letter

How to Write a Scholarship Request Letter (SRL)

Learn how to write a successful scholarship request letter and other funding source strategies from an expert scholarship strategist who have won millions in local scholarships.

Thirty-two students were awarded J$3.5 million in Government of Jamaica academic scholarships for outstanding performance in the 2021 grade-six Primary Exit Profile (PEP).

PEP High Achievers Receive J$3.5 Million in Government Academic Scholarships

Thirty-two students were awarded J$3.5 million in Government of Jamaica academic scholarships for outstanding performance in the 2021 grade-six Primary Exit Profile (PEP).

Jamalco awarded J$12m in scholarships, bursaries & assistance to approximately 200 students in Clarendon & Manchester, to assist back-to-school cost

Jamalco Awards Over J$12 Million in Scholarships to 200 Students in Central Jamaica

Jamalco awarded J$12m in scholarships, bursaries & assistance to approximately 200 students in Clarendon & Manchester, to assist back-to-school cost.

St Mary Education Trust (SMET), recently awarded eight scholarships under the St Mary Education Trust (SMET) Scholarship Programme.

St Mary Education Trust Rewards Eight Outstanding Students with Scholarships

St Mary Education Trust (SMET), recently awarded eight scholarships under the St Mary Education Trust (SMET) Scholarship Programme.

Three Young Women Receive help with Tuition from the Rita Marley Foundation Scholarships

Three Young Women Receive help with Tuition from the Rita Marley Foundation Scholarships.

Three tertiary students have been chosen by the Rita Marley Foundation scholarships (RMF) as the first recipients of the inaugural Rita Marley Scholarships, launched in honour of her 75th birthday on July 25.

19 deep-rural communities students in Manchester benefited from almost $500k in scholarships from Chudleigh Path JAS/Wilfred 'Jacksie' Reid Scholarship program

19 Students Get Assistance From Chudleigh Path JAS/Wilfred ‘Jacksie’ Reid Scholarship

NINETEEN students from two deep-rural communities in north-east Manchester recently benefited from almost $500,000 in scholarships from the Chudleigh Path JAS/Wilfred ‘Jacksie’ Reid Scholarship. The Chudleigh Path branch of the Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS), Devon Missionary Church and the Wilfred ”Jacksie” Reid Scholarship Fund (WJRSF) partnered in granting the students from the basic, primary and

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J Wray & Nephew Foundation (JWNF), the outreach arm of J Wray & Nephew Limited (JWN), has this year provided more than 400 community scholarships and financial grants to students in the communities across Jamaica.

J Wray & Nephew Foundation Invests $25 Million More in Community Scholarships

J Wray & Nephew Foundation (JWNF), the outreach arm of J Wray & Nephew Limited (JWN), has this year provided more than 400 community scholarships and financial grants to students in the communities across Jamaica.

The Students’ Loan Bureau (SLB) is reminding persons that the deadline to apply for the SLB Jump-Start Scholarship is September 30, 2021.

Deadline for SLB Jump-Start Scholarship is September 30, 2021

The Students’ Loan Bureau (SLB) is reminding persons that the deadline to apply for the SLB Jump-Start Scholarship is September 30, 2021.

Monique Farquharson is among aspiring entrepreneurs benefitting from the Birmingham based Aston University's full entrepreneur scholarship programme with grants to start their business when the course of study is complete.

Monique Farquharson among aspiring entrepreneurs benefitting from Aston University’s scholarship programme

Monique Farquharson is among aspiring entrepreneurs benefitting from the Birmingham based Aston University’s full entrepreneur scholarship programme with grants to start their business when the course of study is complete.

Billion In Grants Allocated To Secondary Schools For 2021

$9.3 Billion In Grants Allocated To Secondary Schools For 2021/2022

Ministry of Education has allocated $9.3B in grants to secondary schools for academic year 2021, to be paid in 4 tranches, with the first disbursement in June 2021

The fifth cohort of the Youth Summer Employment Programme (YSEP) has been launched, with new areas of focus added for the approximately 6,000 youth who will participate this year.

New Areas Added To Youth Summer Employment Programme

The fifth cohort of the Youth Summer Employment Programme (YSEP) has been launched, with new areas of focus added for the approximately 6,000 youth who will participate this year.

Kamina Johnson Smith says GOJ plans to protect the welfare of Jamaican students in Cuba experiencing challenges from the pandemic in that country.

Gov’t to Improve Coordination of Support to Students in Cuba – Johnson Smith

Kamina Johnson Smith says GOJ plans to protect the welfare of Jamaican students in Cuba experiencing challenges from the pandemic in that country.

Over 60 Adolescent Parents To Receive Scholarships And Bursaries via the A-STREAM Programme

Over 60 Adolescent Parents To Receive Scholarships And Bursaries via the WCJF’s A-STREAM Programme

More than 60 adolescent parents will receive bursaries and scholarships valued at some $3.9 million from the Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation (WCJF), to help with their educational expenses.

Food Awards chair Novia McDonald-Whyte awarded 2 scholarships to Cassania McIntyre & Amariah José Taylor who are hospitality students at UTECH

The 2020/2021 Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards Awarded Two (2) Hospitality Scholarships to UTECH Students.

Food Awards chair Novia McDonald-Whyte awarded 2 scholarships to Cassania McIntyre & Amariah José Taylor who are hospitality students at UTECH

In honour of her 75th birthday, Rita Marley, cultural icon and founder of the Rita Marley Foundation, has announced the funding of the inaugural annual Rita Marley Scholarship.

Rita Marley Celebrates 75th Birthday, Starts Annual Scholarship for Women

In honour of her 75th birthday, Rita Marley, cultural icon and founder of the Rita Marley Foundation, has announced the funding of the inaugural annual Rita Marley Scholarship.

Davia Henningham, a budding animator is ‘grateful’ for opportunity to further dreams with a NCB Foundation Scholarship.

Davia Henningham | Budding Animator Receives NCB Foundation Scholarship

Davia Henningham, a budding animator is ‘grateful’ for the opportunity to further her dreams at the University of Technology, Jamaica with a $300,000 NCB Foundation Scholarship.

Scholarship recommendation letter, Scholarship Reference Letter, How to compose Scholarship Letter

How to Compose a Scholarship Reference/Recommendation Letter Template – with Samples

A Scholarship recommendation letter provides information regarding the character, qualities, community services and achievements of a candidate which fulfill the basic criteria of a chosen scholarship.

How to write an Education Loan Request Letter to your employer in Jamaica

How to write an Education Loan Request Letter to your employer in Jamaica

Writing an education loan request letter to your Jamaican employer should be a must for all employed students. This education loan request letter can be very helpful in paying for your education, while securing your job.

Bank of Jamaica bursary (BOJ) is launching a $20M bursary for 60 students from selected primary, secondary and tertiary schools for tuition & education devices.

Bank of Jamaica Celebrates 60th Anniversary with $20 Million Bursary Initiative

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) is launching a $20 million bursary initiative which will see 60 students from selected primary, secondary and tertiary schools benefitting from bursaries aimed at assisting with tuition, e-learning devices, books and other miscellaneous expenses for 2021/2022.

How to Win Scholarships in Jamaica Post COVID-19

How to Win a Scholarship in Jamaica: 10 Tips for Success post COVID-19

Learn 10 tips on how to win scholarships in Jamaica post-COVID-19 to pay for tuition in Jamaica, the Caribbean and worldwide.

Applications are invited for the 2022 Carreras SEEK Scholarship Fund with awards valued at over J$1Million. This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, July 15, 2022. Contact us for application assistance.

Apply for the $1Million 2022 Carreras SEEK Scholarship Program

Applications are invited for the 2022 Carreras SEEK Scholarship Fund with awards valued at over J$1Million. This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, July 15, 2022. Contact us for application assistance.

Jamaica Olympic Association scholarship propels Shanae Gordon to academic excellence

Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) Scholarship Propels Shanae Gordon to Academic Excellence

The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) Scholarship propels Shanae Gordon to academic excellence pursuing a degree in Bachelor’s of Education programme at G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sport.

UWI St Augustine Campus will cover the scholarship Gap with a 2021 Tuition Programme for Trinidadian students due to the impact of COVID-19.

UWI St Augustine Covers Scholarship Gap with Tuition Programme

UWI St Augustine Campus will cover the scholarship Gap with a 2021 Tuition Programme for Trinidadian students due to the impact of COVID-19.

51 students facing financial difficulties, have been awarded bursaries of $4.5 million, courtesy of the Spanish-Jamaican Foundation (SJF)

Spanish Jamaican Foundation Awards $4.5 Million In Bursaries

A total of 51 students from nine tertiary institutions, who are facing financial difficulties, have been awarded bursaries totaling $4.5 million, courtesy of the Spanish-Jamaican Foundation (SJF).

Anya Schnoor of Scotiabank, encouraged UWI Scholarship recipients to maximize opportunities and make a positive contributions to enhancing the society

Scotiabank Funds Undergraduate Scholarships for Fifteen (15) UWI Students

Anya Schnoor of Scotiabank, encouraged UWI Scholarship recipients to maximize opportunities and make a positive contributions to enhancing the society

Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Scholarship Foundation will fund a scholarship for studies in agro/gastronomy-related subjects to Caribbean nationals students.

CTO Scholarship Foundation offers new Scholarship in Agro/Gastronomy Studies

For the first time since its founding 24 years ago, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Scholarship Foundation will fund a scholarship for studies in agro/gastronomy-related subjects to Caribbean nationals students.

Michael Lewis Study abroad at College of Albemarle

How Michael Lewis – a Jamaican theatre major beat adversity to study in the US

How a Jamaican theatre major (Michael Lewis) beat adversity to study in the US. Read the full interview about his inspiring journey to study abroad

Russell Barrett was awarded the 2020 Hon Oliver Clarke Graduate Scholarship from JN Group in celebrating the life and legacy of the late chairman

Russell Barrett wins Oliver Clarke Graduate Scholarship in leadership and governance

Russell Barrett of St Elizabeth, is the recipient of the 2020 Hon Oliver Clarke Graduate Scholarship, which was awarded to celebrate the life and legacy of the late chair of the board of directors of The Jamaica National Group, a media mogul and Jamaican business stalwart.

cover letter

10 Things You Shouldn’t Write in Your Cover Letter

10 Things You Shouldn’t Write in Your Cover Letter Who loves writing cover letter? Anyone? I understand the silence after this question. When you’re supposed to describe your passions, interests, qualifications, and skills in a formal letter, it seems like you’re losing yourself. That doesn’t make sense: you’re trying to describe everything you are and

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22 Jamaican students who flee Ukraine in the Russian invasion were given PNP grants to continue their studies and meet unforeseen expenses.

Displaced Ukraine Students Keep Dreams Alive with PNP Grants

22 Jamaican students who were forced to flee Ukraine in the wake of the Russian invasion in February 2022 were given JMD$75,000 grants to continue their studies and meet unforeseen expenses.