Carreras Limited is pleased to announce its offer of the 2020 Carreras Scholarships for the 2020 academic year. Applications are invited for the annual Carreras Scholarships Programme. This annual multi-million dollar scholarship programme is one of the largest single scholarship programme donation in Jamaica. Application period closed Friday, June 12, 2020.
The 2020 Carreras Scholarships programme are offered to students in various categories. These categories are as follows: Teachers Colleges, Community Colleges, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Carreras SEEK Scholarships, and Carreras Bursaries. Each are detailed below!
Apply early because this amazing scholarship opportunity closes soon on Friday, June 12, 2020.
Contact your ScholarshipJamaica Team for application assistance! As we continue to fight this COVID-19 pandemic, our scholarship ambassadors are anxious and excited to help each and everyone of you successfully apply and win this and other lucrative 2020 scholarship opportunities.
2020 Scholarship Categories
THE CARRERAS SEEK SCHOLARSHIPS is the premium scholarship category of the 2020 carreras Scholarship Awards as it offers a WHOPPING ONE MILLION DOLLARS ($1Million) to each awarded student. That’s sweet 🔥🔥🔥💥! The SEEK Scholarships are offered to students pursuing studies in the Liberal Arts, Humanities and the Sciences.
CARRERAS COMMUNITY COLLEGES SCHOLARSHIPS: The 2020 Carreras Scholarships offered to students of Community Colleges is valued at one hundred thousand ($100,000) dollars each. We’re sure you thought you were left out, but you arn’t! These Community colleges include: The Excelsior Community College, Knox Community College, Portmore Comunity College, College of Agriculture, Science, and Education (CASE), Brown’s Town Community College, Montego Bay Community College (MBCC), Moneague Community College, Bethlehem-Moravian College. If your Community College is not on this list, don’t worry, contact the Carreras Limited for clarification.
THE CARREARS TEACHERS’ COLLEGES SCHOLARSHIPS: This category is scholarships offered to students of Teachers’ Colleges. If you are teacher in training, this is for you. Each scholarship is valued at a whopping one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000). The qualified Teacher’s Colleges are Churches Teachers’ College, Mico University College, Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College Stortwood Teachers’ College and St Joseph’s teachers’ College. If your Teachers College is not on this list, don’t worry, contact the donor for clarification.
CARRERAS VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS SCHOLARSHIPS: This category of the 2020 Carreras Scholarships Programme are targeted scholarships offered to students of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts. Each scholarship that will be awarded will be valued at one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000).
2020 CARRERAS UNIVERSITY BURSARIES: Last but not least are bursaries valued at fifty thousand dollars ($50,000) on offer to students of the following universities: The University of the West Indies (UWI), University of Technology, Jamaica (UTECH), Northern Caribbean University (NCU), University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC), Hydel College, and the Caribbean maritime University. If your university of college isn’t on this list, don’t worry, contact the donor for clarification.
How to Apply for the 2020 Carreras Scholarships?
Visit the Carreras Limited website, search for scholarships in the search box OR Click Corporate responsibilities, scroll down and click the 2020 CARRERAS SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATION FORM PDF FILE or the CARRERAS SEEK SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATION FORM PDF FILES. Print and fill-in COMPLETELY each section by identifying the scholarship category you are applying for, then submit by email with accompanied documents.
Each category of scholarship(s) requires a different application form.
Carreras Limited recognizes that there exist a lot of unharnessed talents in Jamaica and sees itself as an integral player in the fight for Jamaicans to be given the opportunity to realize their maximum potential.
In so doing they have sought to increase their reach to youths that have demonstrated strong academic prowess and are in need of financial assistance.
Criteria for Application:
- Be a Jamaican citizen (required to provide a copy of ID)
- Be an enrolled student at ANY of the institutions noted
- Produce completed application form and two references (academic and 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.
- MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER TO APPLY
The completed application forms along with supporting documents should be submitted at email@example.com.
Completed application forms can also be dropped off at:
The Legal and External Affairs Department:
13a Ripon Road,
The application forms are available at www.carrerasltd.com or by clicking the following 2020 Carreras Scholarships_Application_Forrms.PDF. Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org to make an appointment. We will virtually assist you in effectively completing the application forms and interview preparation at no cost to you. Yes, ITS FREE!
If your school is not listed above or you are unsure if you qualify for any of the scholarship categories, Please contact Carreras Limited by email or telephone before submitting your applications.