Jamaican Sashauna Perkins has won a scholarship worth £20k to attend Swansea University in the UK. Perkins won the full scholarship to obtain a master’s degree in business administration (MBA).
The University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona has cut $1 billion in scholarships this year as it grapples with the financial fallout caused by COVID-19.
Trinidad & Tobago will reduce the benefits of the Government Assistance for Tuition Expenses (GATE) allocated to secondary school students.
Education Minister Fayval Williams, says lucrative job opportunities are available in the field of actuarial science, and more students should pursue this field of study.
Fake degree alert! Fraudsters now have both the UWI and the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) worried as the job market tightens and the demand for certification increases.
Jordan Hewitt Created Quelpr as a resource for students preparing for the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examinations.
Jamaican students need a permanent SLB fee waiver! All Student loan applications from the Student Loan Bureau of Jamaica should be free of upfront application and processing fees!
PM Holness pledged J$750K from Positive Jamaica Foundation to the NCU to fund scholarships and grants for NCU students affected by COVID-19.
The CXC, CSEC and CAPE examinations will start on July 27, 2020 for Jamaican students in a social distance setting as announced by the Minister of Education Karl Samuda.
Former executive director of Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), Ronald Jackson, has been appointed to head the United Nations Disaster Risk Reduction and Recovery for Building Resilience Team in Geneva.