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GraceKennedy Foundation gives students a boost

The GraceKennedy (GK) Foundation’s scholarship programme will open from May 1 to July 15, 2017 and will provide more than $20 million in scholarships to students studying at tertiary-level educational institutions in Jamaica for the 2017/18 academic year. In highlighting GraceKennedy’s commitment to education, Caroline Mahfood, executive director of the foundation, said there is a

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GOJ tertiary scholarships

$300 Million in GOJ Tertiary Scholarships

  Govt Allocates $300M to Help Needy Tertiary Students Funding Summary The Government of Jamaica has allocated a total of $300 million in GOF tertiary scholarships to help financially-challenged Jamaican students at the University of the West Indies, University of Technology (UTech) and the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI). The funds from the Ministry’s budget will

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JNBS Scholarships

JNBS Scholarships For University

JNBS Scholarships are offered by the annual Jamaica National Building Society scholarship programme. The JNBS Scholarships are awarded to tertiary students residing and attending college or university in Jamaica. The scholarship programme were revised in 2012 to provide greater support to scholarship recipients. A total of 15 tuition scholarships, five (5) each, are awarded to

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Wheatley, UTech’s Degree Critical to the Region

Wheatley says UTech’s degree critical to regional cooperation on climate change Minister of Science, Energy and Technology Dr Andrew Wheatley says the Master’s of Science in Sustainable Energy and Climate Change recently launched at the University of Technology (UTech) will play an important role in Jamaica’s collaboration with Caricom on green economy development. “It is

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UTech degree

New UTech degree to fill green economy gap

New UTech degree to fill green economy gap The topics of energy and climate change are increasingly dominating conversations from the grassroots to the lecture room and boardroom, but there are precious few locals qualified in the area. Enter the University of Technology, Jamaica new Masters UTech degree. On Thursday, the institution launched a Master

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