Thank you for your interest in applying for the 2020 Inez Brown Scholarships. The following is your guide on how to successfully apply and win this year’s awards.
This year, we are offering a minimum of one (1) STEM award of US$125 to the most qualified and needy students.
Please complete the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM and upload ALL required documents including your last transcript, reference letter, proof of financial need (where necessary), a resume and a recent passport size photo of yourself.
2020 Inez Brown Scholarship Deadline
All 2020 NMJ International scholarships are due no later than SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 AT 11:59PM. The award(s) is valued at US$125.
You can apply for other Next Move Jamaica International Scholarships here!
About the Inez Brown Scholarships Donor
Inez Brown of Porus Manchester, Jamaica migrated to the United States in 1967. Ms. Brown was a devoted Christian who sang in her church choir, taught Sunday school, was a deaconess and a prayer warrior.
Ms. Brown worked at St. Barnabas and Rosevelt hospitals in New York before retiring to Palm Coast, Florida before passing away in 2008.
Inez Brown Scholarship Eligibility
The 2020 Inez Brown Scholarship is eligible to girls/young women interested in STEM award (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine) related careers. Applicants must UPLOAD a comprehensive essay of no more than 300 words to this form.
Students will be selected for the Inez Brown Scholarships based on several key components:
• Completed application forms with the following documentations:
• Comprehensive essay responses to the questions below indicating the essay topics.
• One (1) letter of recommendation from a teacher, principal or a pastor.
• Transcript and a completed resume
Application Criteria for the 2020 Scholarship Award
Awards will be based on academic performance in end of term exams and/or through verifiable financial need.
A panel consisting of the donor will select short-listed candidates. Evidence showing recent volunteer service will be a plus.
Use of the scholarship money from the 2020 Inez Brown Scholarships must ONLY be used to cover the cost of tuition and other educational expenses.
About Next Move Jamaica International Foundation
Founded in 2012, Next Move Jamaica International, Inc. (NMJ International) empowers Jamaican families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education, while providing scholarships, bursaries, school supplies, resume and interview preparations and support services to as many exceptional Jamaican students as possible.
As a New York State based registered not-for-profit organization supporting higher education in Jamaica, the Next Move Jamaica International foundation has awarded over JM$5.8million in scholarships, school supplies and provides a range of ancillary programs for students, Next Move Jamaica International Scholars, and parents.