The Bustamante Foundation Scholarship is an annual single scholarship award open to students of the University of the West Indies , Mona Campus. The Bustamante Foundation Scholarship covers J$300,000 of the scholarship awardee’s tuition and last for four (4) years of the duration of the course. The deadline for this scholarship opportunity will be July, 15, 2017.
The Bustamante Foundation Scholarship application form can be download HERE.
Bustamante Foundation Scholarship Eligibility
The Bustamante Foundation Scholarship award is available to Jamaican Nationals who are registered, full time undergraduate students in the Faculty of Medical Science at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus and are 25 years or younger perusing studies in dentistry.
The Foundation Scholarship award will be based on academic performance based on the results of the previous year University examinations (minimum GPA of 3.0) with verifiable financial need. The successful applicant must have active participation in co-curricular activities and demonstrable leadership qualities, volunteerism and social involvement.
Shortlisted candidates shall be interviewed by a panel comprising personnel from the University and the Donor organization.
Following completion of the course, candidates must agree to work in Jamaica for three of the first five years. Failure to do so will require repayment of an appropriate amount for each year missed.
Source of Application Forms
Application forms are available only on the web. Click to download the application form and instruction sheet.
The application form must be completed regardless of the type of assistance in which the student is interested. Applications will be considered by the Financial Assistance Committee who will, based on the information provided by the student, determine which type of assistance will be offered.