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Annual China Scholarship 2018/2019

The Ministry of Finance and the Public Service Scholarship and Assistance Unit is pleased to announce the publication of the 2018/2019 China Scholarship program for all qualified Jamaican students. Applications are invited from interested persons wishing to pursue studies leading to a Bachelor’s (4-7 years), Master’s (2-5 years), Doctoral (3-6 years) degree in recommended universities commencing September 2018. Disciplines

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UCC Associate Degree And College Credits Programme

UCC To Launch Associate Degree And College Credits Programme In High Schools The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) is seeking to partner with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information and corporate Jamaica to introduce specific associate degree college credits programmes at selected high schools in St Andrew and nine other parishes. The initiative,

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Scholarship Application Deadlines

What are Scholarship Application Deadlines?

A Strategic Approach to Scholarship Application Deadlines Scholarship application deadlines are the last day, hour, minute, seconds, time, the final, the utmost, the final-final or ‘di dead last’ moment in which you are allowed to apply for a scholarship successfully.  Scholarship application deadlines are established by each scholarship provider or administer to facilitate adequate time

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Scholarship Tips

Winning Scholarship Tips for the New Year

Apply early for Scholarships! Scholarship tips Volume One was composed by our scholarship research team to give you a better understanding and ultimately the necessary tool to find, apply for and win Jamaica scholarships in your area. Scholarships are gifts of financial aid to students that are not required to be repaid from entities that wish

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BGLC Education Grant Assists Tertiary Students

The Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) Education Grant Assists Tertiary Students The Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) announces that tertiary students may now apply for the BGLC Education Grants and scholarships for academic year 2018-2019.   Applications for the cash grant, which is paid towards tuition costs, are accepted from students  just entering or those continuing to the next year of their studies at a tertiary institution in  Jamaica.  More than 250 students have benefited from The Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission Education Fund since it was launched in 2015. The initiative is a part of the gaming regulatory body’s corporate social responsibility program focusing on education and community development.    “At the BGLC we understand the challenges that many students face with meeting the costs of  their education, and so we implemented this programme to provide some assistance and  encouragement for them to pursue their higher education goals,” said Jeanette Lewis, Manager,  Corporate Affairs and Communications at the betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission.  “Our commitment to supporting tertiary students does not end with the financial support. Every year we also provide internship opportunities for students who are studying subjects that are relevant to the Commission’s work so that they can also gain practical experience in their area of study.”  Details about the BGLC Education Grant including application requirements and forms are  available for download at the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission’s website at www.bglc.gov.jm.  The application deadline is mid-July 2018.   For more information contact:  Arla Newman  Coordinator – BGLC Education Grant  +1 876 620 1353  | arla.newman@bglc.gov.jm  About The The Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission The Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission is headed by a Chairman and five (5) other Commissioners, all appointed by the Minister of Finance. The

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