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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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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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2018 ucc scholarships

2018 UCC Scholarships For Jamaican Students

The 2018 UCC Scholarships season is here! Let’s get started with the 2018 UCC Scholarships from the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean for new and enrolled students. The 2018 UCC Scholarships are open to students in any field of study offered by the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean local programmes only. All available scholarships have specific criteria

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praedial larceny

Praedial Larceny Unit Invites Entries for Essay and Poster Competitions

Praedial Larceny Essay and Poster Competitions Deadline Extended DEADLINE EXTENDED: The Praedial Larceny Prevention Unit (PLPU) in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries is now accepting entries for its National Poster and Essay Competitions. Praedial Larceny Prevention Coordinator, Trudy-Ann Edwards, said that the competitions “form part of the Ministry’s public education campaign aimed

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NMJI 2017 Awardees

NMJI J$400K Scholarships, Volunteerism and Career Awards

Next Move Jamaica International (NMJI) Awards J$400K in Scholarships Next Move Jamaica International, Inc. (NMJI) has awarded 24 academic scholarships to students pursuing studies at the secondary to tertiary level at various high schools and universities throughout Jamaica. The presentations were made at the NMJI annual Scholarships, Volunteerism and Career (SVC) Awards ceremony, held on

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