Amazon is the latest major US corporation to offer tuition-free college as an employee benefit. Amazon plans to cover 100% of tuition, plus fees & costs of books, for its 750k employees
Burger King has presented over $4-million in 2021 secondary & tertiary scholarships, bursaries and grants to 30 recurring annual recipients.
Twin boys- Peter and Peterson Daniel, through their athletic ability obtained an athletic scholarship from the Edwin Allen High School in Jamaica.
The Students’ Loan Bureau (SLB) is reminding persons that the deadline to apply for the SLB Jump-Start Scholarship is September 30, 2021.
20 students in State care were awarded full scholarships by Supreme Ventures Foundation. The scholarships are worth $100 million over 4 years
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.
Tianna Smith and Tousaint Desouza are this year’s recipients of scholarships awarded by the Williams family of the Maldon Baptist Church.
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
Music education for one student attending the University of the West Indies (Mona) will be less stressful financially with a Reggae Scholarship help coming from Jamaica’s diaspora. Jamaica’s Consul General for Southern USA, Oliver Mair provided a scholarship, valued at (US) $1,000, to the Institute of Caribbean Studies, which will assist one student pursuing Reggae
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.