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Pharmaceutical Scholarships

International Pharmaceutical Scholarships

Pharmaceutical Scholarships for International Students in UK, 2017 King’s College London & London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine are offering four Janssen Pharmaceutical Scholarships for international students. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing MSc Global Mental Health at King’s College London. The Pharmaceutical Scholarships course aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills to

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humber college

Humber College Scholarships

Humber College International Student Scholarships Humber is a Toronto based University in Canada. The University provides a rich academic experience for local and international students. Their award-winning faculty has advanced academic credentials, industry experience and employs the latest technology and teaching methodologies in state-of-the-art labs and classrooms that simulate a real-world working environment. In the future,

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JDETF

JDETF to Raise US$2 Million

National Education Trust Partners with JDETF to Raise US$2 Million The National Education Trust (NET), set up under the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, will coordinate the efforts of the Jamaica Diaspora Education Task Force (JDETF) to raise US$2 million. The JDETF has partnered with organisations in Jamaica and the diaspora to raise the

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Heart upskilling

Heart Trust Upskilling Project

Heart Launches Upskilling Project Heart Trust NTA Upskilling By Denise Dennis The HEART Trust/NTA, in collaboration with the Joint Committee for Tertiary Education (JCTE), has officially launched a three-year upskilling and retooling project, aimed at improving the competencies of employers, employees, retirees and students. The programme’s goal is to upskill a minimum of 3,000 persons

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rhodes scholarship winner

2017 Rhodes Scholarship Winner

Local Economics lecturer takes 2017 Rhodes Scholarship Rhodes Scholar by Aldane Walters | JamaicaObserver.com Career & Education writer When economics educator Shakeba Foster applied to the Jamaica Rhodes Scholarship Committee earlier this year, the only people she told about it were her aunts with whom she lives and a few close friends. She didn’t want to

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funeral services

Funeral Service Certification

Funeral service degree comes to Kingston Funeral home workers in Kingston, St Andrew and surrounding areas will be able to access training and certification in the city as of January 2017. This, as the Montego Bay Community College will be taking its associate degree programme in funeral services and mortuary science to the Corporate Area.

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financial aid

Secure Financial Aid for College

How to secure financial aid for college The US and Canadian college fairs held at the Spanish Court Hotel in Kingston at the beginning of the month have left many young Jamaicans excited about the many possibilities that exist for studying in the US. Generally speaking, the US provides more scholarship and financial aid opportunities

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JSIF Awards

2016 JSIF Awards

JSIF awards $26m in scholarships JSIF awards are annual tuition financing help for needy students in selected parishes by the Poverty Reduction Programme. The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), which implements the Poverty Reduction Programme (PRP), recently awarded $26m in tuition assistance to 99 tertiary students from the parishes of Kingston, St Andrew, Clarendon, St

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Brown's town

Brown’s Town Community College Student Union Scholarships

Brown’s Town Community College  Student Union Scholarships The Brown’s Town Community College Student Union Executive is now accepting applications for this years Student Union Scholarships. Applicants must be: a registered full-time student at the Browns Town Community College a second-year student in his/her respective programme of study a student who is in extreme need of financial

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High School Counselors

Ways High School Counselors Can Help Students

Ways High School Counselors Can Help Students and Parents Students struggling academically or with personal issues can seek help from a high school counselor. No day is typical for high school counselors. “You can have a student walk into your office and they could be homeless,” says Tawnya Pringle, a school counselor at Hoover High

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