Thank you for your interest in applying for the 2020 Una Robinson Scholarship. The following is your guide on how to successfully apply and win this year’s awards.
This year, we are offering a minimum of one (1) scholarship award of US$125 to the most qualified and needy students enrolled in a Real Estate Certificate programme.
Please complete the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM and upload ALL required documents including your last transcript, reference letter, proof of financial need (where necessary), a resume and a recent passport size photo of yourself.
2020 Una Robinson Scholarship Deadline
All 2020 NMJ International scholarships are due no later than SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 AT 11:59PM. The award(s) is valued at US$125. You can apply for other Next Move Jamaica International Scholarships here!
About the Una Robinson Scholarship Donor
Una A. Robinson of Port Maria, Jamaica migrated to Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom and then Galt, Ontario, Canada before moving to the United States in search of greater opportunities.
She was keenly interested in real estate and amassed property in England, Canada and the United States. Once retired she split her time between New York and Florida before passing away in 2015.
Una Robinson Scholarship Eligibility
The scholarship is eligible to girls/young women interested in a Real Estate degree or certificate program related careers. Applicants must UPLOAD a comprehensive essay of no more than 300 words to this form.
Students will be selected for the Una Robinson Scholarship based on several key components:
• Completed application forms with the following documentations:
• Comprehensive essay responses to the questions below indicating the essay topics.
• One (1) letter of recommendation from a teacher, principal or a pastor.
• Transcript and a completed resume
Application Criteria for the 2020 Scholarship Award
The Una Robinson Scholarship award will be based on academic performance in end of term exams and/or through verifiable financial need. A panel consisting of the donor will select short-listed candidates. Evidence showing recent volunteer service will be a plus.
Use of the scholarship money from the 2020 Una A. Robinson Scholarship must ONLY be used to cover the cost of tuition and other educational expenses.
About Next Move Jamaica International Foundation
Founded in 2012, Next Move Jamaica International, Inc. (NMJ International) empowers Jamaican families, like the Una Robinson Scholarship family, with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education, while providing scholarships, bursaries, school supplies, resume and interview preparations and support services to as many exceptional Jamaican students as possible.
As a New York State based registered not-for-profit organization supporting higher education in Jamaica, the Next Move Jamaica International foundation has awarded over JM$5.8million in scholarships, school supplies and provides a range of ancillary programs for students, Next Move Jamaica International Scholars, and parents.