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tertiary education funding

Review of Tertiary Education Funding Arrangements Being Considered

Jamaica Tertiary Education Funding Solutions is in the Pipeline Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says a review of tertiary education funding arrangements is being considered to ensure that more students have access to higher learning. He was speaking at a graduation ceremony for 150 participants of the firefighting training

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SLB Working to Remove Negative Stigma

The Students’ Loan Bureau (SLB) no longer wants to be seen as the institution that provides loans for only needy students.  “We don’t want that stigma. We want to be known as the institution of choice that provides funding for tertiary-level studies,” Executive Director of the SLB, Monica Brown, tells JIS News. She says that

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winning college scholarships

5 Ways to Increase Odds of Winning College Scholarships

Primary, Secondary and college school students can increase their odds of winning college scholarships for a variety of reasons. So it might be tempting to fill a resume with many experiences in the hopes of catching the attention of a college scholarship committee and/or donor in increasing your chances of winning college scholarships. Instead, consider strategically

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Tertiary Education Funding

Gov’t Reviewing Tertiary Education Funding

State Minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information Hon. Floyd Green says the Government of Jamaica is reviewing local tertiary education funding and how the Government of Jamaica plans to finance tertiary education. “We are aligning our Tertiary Education Funding financing to the areas that are important, (and) agriculture is one of those

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