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Seprod Foundation honours the late Richard Jones through scholarships

Seprod Foundation honours the late Richard Jones through scholarships

Dr Richard Jones was the Deputy Chairman of Seprod Limited, and the Chairman of the Coconut Industry Board, the largest shareholder when Seprod Limited started operations in 1940.

Jamaican athlete J’voughnn Blake, 19, will attend the prestigious Dartmouth University in New Hampshire after receiving a scholarship to the Ivy League school.

J’voughnn Blake Receives College Scholarship to Ivy League School, Dartmouth University

Jamaican athlete J’voughnn Blake, 19, will attend the prestigious Dartmouth University in New Hampshire after receiving a scholarship to the Ivy League school.

11 students at CASE were awarded alumni scholarships totaling over $1.6 million to finance their studies by the CASE alumni association.

CASE Students Awarded $1.6 Million In Alumni Scholarships

11 students at CASE were awarded alumni scholarships totaling over $1.6 million to finance their studies by the CASE alumni association.

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

Spanish Foundation Of Jamaica Provides Scholarships Worth $4.5 Million

Fifty-six students from eight tertiary institutions will benefit from scholarships and bursaries to support their education in Spanish Language and Hospitality.

2022 CCRIF Invites Applications for its Postgraduate Scholarship Program

2022 CCRIF SPC Now Invites Applications for its Postgraduate Scholarship Programme

The CCRIF SPC now invites applications for the 2022 postgraduate scholarships under the CCRIF Scholarship Programme for Caribbean nationals studying in the Caribbean, UK or USA.

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

The Cuba embassy is considering to provide scholarships for Jamaican Medical Students Displaced by Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Cuba Provides Options for Jamaican Medical Students Displaced by Russian Invasion of Ukraine

The Cuba embassy is considering to provide scholarships for Jamaican Medical Students Displaced by Russian Invasion of Ukraine.

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.

Apply for the 2022 JMMB Foundation scholarships for final year students at any university, from the Joan Duncan Foundation - final year students ONLY

2022 JMMB Foundation Scholarships for Final Year Students

Apply for the JMMB Foundation scholarships for final year students at any university, from the Joan Duncan Foundation – final year students ONLY

Jamaica 4-H Clubs via Rio Tinto Scholarship Programme gave commitment to Delano Tucker to support him in his agricultural studies.

Young Delano Tucker Gets Scholarship to Chase Agriculture Studies Dream

Jamaica 4-H Clubs via Rio Tinto Scholarship Programme gave commitment to Delano Tucker to support him in his agricultural studies.

PwC Jamaica donates $2M including 7 computers, 30 tablets, and 100 access keys to literacy training software to Holy Trinity High School

PwC Jamaica invests $2m in the Holy Trinity High School Academic Intervention Programme

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Jamaica reinforced their commitment to education with a donation of $2M inclusive of 7 desktop computers, 30 tablets, and 100 access keys to literacy training software to Holy Trinity High School.

Apply for the Marcus Garvey Public Sector Graduate Scholarship Programme - 30 graduate scholarships each year for the next five years to public sector workers.

Govt Launches $1-billion Marcus Garvey Public Sector Graduate Scholarship

Minister of Finance and the Public Service Dr Nigel Clarke today launched the Marcus Garvey Public Sector Graduate Scholarship Programme which will offer 30 graduate scholarships each year for the next five years for public sector employees.

MAPS received over 400 applications for its MAPS scholarships programme which was launched in the second term of the academic year.

Mona Association of Postgraduate Students (MAPS) to Disburse $1.5 million in Postgraduate MAPS Scholarships

MAPS received over 400 applications for its MAPS scholarships programme which was launched in the second term of the academic year.

Cornwall College Class of 1985 have increased funding for their annual scholarship programme to $1.65M for their Art initiative awards.

Cornwall College’s Class of 1985 gives $1.65 million in scholarships, starts art initiative

Cornwall College Class of 1985 have increased funding for their annual scholarship programme to $1.65M for their Art initiative awards.

Joseph Buchanan was honored with the Black Angel Foundation scholarship awards. They are currently trying to identify 2 candidates for music scholarships

Black Angel Foundation Honours Joseph Buchanan on the 10th Anniversary of his Death

Joseph Buchanan was honored with the Black Angel Foundation scholarship awards. They are currently trying to identify 2 candidates for music scholarships.

Jamaican student Ann-Marie Brown is seeking a chance to ease the financial burden she's had to bear in pursuing higher education. She has launched a GoFundMe and shares her story below.

Ann-Marie Brown, A Jamaican Student Studying Abroad Seeks Help Paying for College

Jamaican student Ann-Marie Brown is seeking a chance to ease the financial burden she’s had to bear in pursuing higher education. She has launched a GoFundMe and shares her story below.

The 2022 Hanover Charities Scholarship programme is officially inviting qualified students to submit their scholarship application on or before Friday, April 15, 2022.

Apply for the 2022 Hanover Charities Scholarship Programme

The 2022 Hanover Charities Scholarship programme is officially inviting qualified students to submit their scholarship application on or before Friday, April 15, 2022.

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.

Seprod Foundation celebrated the newest cohort of Seprod Foundation PEP scholars at a virtual ceremony recently, under the theme 'Changemakers'.

Seprod Foundation welcomes 30 new scholars to PEP Scholarship Awards Programme

Seprod Foundation celebrated the newest cohort of Seprod Foundation PEP scholars at a virtual ceremony recently, under the theme ‘Changemakers’.

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.

The 2021 Jamaica Labour Party Education Fund Scholarship Programme. 4 tertiary merit-based scholarships valued between J$500k -$700k annually for 3 years. Specialization in Journalism, Epidemiology/Public Health, Mathematics/Economics, or Teacher Education. Deadline is August 19, 2021.

Apply for the 2021 Jamaica Labour Party Scholarship Programme

The 2021 Jamaica Labour Party Education Fund Scholarship Programme. 4 tertiary merit-based scholarships valued between J$500k -$700k annually for 3 years. Specialization in Journalism, Epidemiology/Public Health, Mathematics/Economics, or Teacher Education. Deadline is August 19, 2021.

The Jamaica Council for Persons with Disabilities (JCPD) is now accepting applications for the Margaret Moody Scholarship, open to persons with disabilities who are registered with the Council. Application deadline is August 6, 2021.

The JCPD Scholarships is Accepting Applications For The Margaret Moody Scholarship

The Jamaica Council for Persons with Disabilities (JCPD) is now accepting applications for the Margaret Moody Scholarship, open to persons with disabilities who are registered with the Council. Application deadline is August 6, 2021.

Guardian Group has announced a partnership with the University for Peace (UPEACE) established by the General Assembly of the United Nations, in offering 10 Global Leadership Diploma Scholarships across the region.

Guardian Group announces Global Leadership Diploma Scholarships

Guardian Group has announced a partnership with the University for Peace (UPEACE) established by the General Assembly of the United Nations, in offering 10 Global Leadership Diploma Scholarships across the region.

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.

2021 SEEK Carreras Scholarship Bursaries Programme

Apply For Your 2021 Carreras Bursaries For University Students

Applications are invited for the 2021 Carreras Bursaries for University students with awards valued at fifty thousand dollars (J$50,000) each. This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, June 18, 2021. Contact us for application assistance.

2021 SEEK Carreras Scholarship Bursaries Programme

Apply for the $1Million 2021 Carreras SEEK Scholarship Program

Applications are invited for the 2021 Carreras SEEK Scholarship Fund valued at J$1Million. Application closes June 18, 2021. The completed application form along with supporting documents should be submitted at carreras_scholarships@bat.com.

Carreras Teachers Scholarships

Apply for the 2021 Carreras Teachers Scholarships

Applications are invited for the Carreras Teachers Scholarships Programme with awards valued at one hundred thousand dollars (J$100,000). This amazing scholarship opportunity closes Friday, June 18, 2021. Contact us for application assistance.

GraceKennedy Foundation offering $21m in scholarships to local university students

GraceKennedy Foundation Offering $21m in Scholarships to Local University Students

The GraceKennedy Foundation (GKF) has invited Jamaican students who will be attending local universities in the 2021/22 academic year to apply for scholarships.

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.

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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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