2016 Carreras Scholarship

2016 carreras scholarship programApply for the 2016 Carreras Scholarships

The 2016 issue of the 2016 Carreras scholarship program will be opened on April 15 to May 31, 2016! Review the available scholarships and start your preparation so you can be one of the first applicants…. early bird gets the best worms!

2016 Carreras Scholarship Application Criteria

Please download and print the appropriate form to apply for our scholarships:


Criteria for Application for Post Graduate 2016 Carreras Scholarship

The 2016 Carreras Scholarship Valued at JA$1,800,000.00: This Carreras Scholarship is tenable at any recognized university worldwide and can be applied to any field of study.
Applicant must provide:

  • One copy (certified) of your official academic transcript, showing academic background (at least an Upper Second Class degree or equivalent at the time of application) and Extra-Curricular activities at university level
  • Statement of purpose of study
  • Evidence of acceptance for postgraduate studies at a college/university
  • Statement of intention of candidate after course completion
  • One copy (certified) of your birth certificate or other document showing evidence of age and nationality (Passport or Driver’s License)
  • One copy of your resume (Contact the ScholarshipJamaica Resume coach for assistance)
  • Two Letters of reference
    *Only shortlisted candidates will be interviewed.

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL BE REQUIRED TO GIVE AN UNDERTAKING TO WORK IN JAMAICA FOR AT LEAST THREE (3)YEARS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING COMPLETION OF THE COURSE OF STUDY.


APPLICATIONS OPEN APRIL 15 – MAY 31

The completed application form should be returned by no later than Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in an envelope clearly labeled:

The Corporate & Regulatory Affairs Department
P.O. Box 100, Twickenham Park
Spanish Town, St. Catherine


Criteria for Application for Carreras’ Community College Scholarships

Applicant must:

  • Be a Jamaican citizen (required to provide copy of ID)
  • Be an enrolled student in any of the institutions noted
  • Produce application letter, completed application form and two references (academic & character)
  • Official Transcript
  • Be in need of financial assistance

Have achieved at least a ‘B’ average (GPA of 3.0) in the previous academic year

List of Community Colleges:

  • Excelsior Community College
  • Brown’s Town Community College
  • Knox Community College
  • Montego Bay Community College
  • Portmore Community College
  • Moneague Community College
  • College of Agriculture, Science and Education

The completed application form should be returned by no later than Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in an envelope clearly labeled:

Carreras Scholarships for Community Colleges
c/o The Scholarship Coordinator
(institution)
(Institution’s Address)


Visual and Performing Arts  2016 Carreras Scholarship at the Edna Manley College

Applicant must:

  • Be a Jamaican citizen (required to provide copy of ID)
  • Be entering their third-year or final year of study at any of the four schools of the Edna Manley College
  • Produce application letter, completed application form and two references (academic & character)
  • Official Transcript
  • Be in need of financial assistance

Have achieved at least a ‘B’ average (GPA of 3.0) in the previous academic year


2016 Carreras Scholarship for Teachers’ College 

Applicant must:

  • Be a Jamaican citizen (required to provide copy of ID)
  • Be an enrolled student in any of the institutions noted
  • Produce application letter, completed application form and two references (academic & character)
  • Official Transcript
  • Be in need of financial assistance

Have achieved at least a ‘B’ average (GPA of 3.0) in the previous academic year

List of Teachers’ Colleges:

  • St. Joseph’s Teachers’ College
  • Mico University College
  • Shortwood Teachers’ College
  • Church Teachers’ College
  • Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College
  • Bethlehem Moravian Teachers’ College

The completed application form should be returned by no later than Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in an envelope clearly labeled:

Carreras Scholarships for Teachers’ Colleges
c/o The Scholarship Coordinator
(institution)
(Institution’s Address)


Carreras University Bursaries

Applicant must:

  • Be a Jamaican citizen (required to provide copy of ID)
  • Be an enrolled student in any of the institutions noted
  • Produce application letter, completed application form and two references (academic & character)
  • Official Transcript and be in need of financial assistance
  • Have achieved at least a ‘B’ average (GPA of 3.0) in the previous academic year

List of Universities:

  • University of the West Indies (UWI-MONA)
  • University of Technology (UTECH)
  • Northern Caribbean University (NCU)
  • University College of the Caribbean (UCC)
  • Hydel University

The completed application form should be returned by no later than Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in an envelope clearly labeled:

Carreras Bursaries for University Students
c/o The Scholarship Coordinator
(Institution)
(Institution’s Address)


Regional 2016 Carreras Scholarship

Applicant must:

  • Be a Jamaican citizen with proof of birth in Cornwall, Middlesex or Surrey
  • Be an enrolled student in any locally recognized university
  • Completed Application form and an application letter
  • One copy (certified) of your official academic transcript, with at least a ‘B’ average (GPA of 3.0) in the previous academic year
  • Be in need of financial assistance with two (academic & character) references

Scholarships are tenable at any locally recognized university and can be applied to any field of study.  The completed application form should be returned by no later than Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in an envelope clearly labeled:

The Corporate and Regulatory Affairs Dept.
Carreras Regional Scholarship
P.O. Box 100, Twickenham Park
St. Catherine

 

For additional information, please visit the Carreras official offers

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