Welcome to the UWI Office of Student Financing
The Office of Student Financing (OSF) exists to assist registered full-time UWI undergraduate students of the Mona Campus. The Office administers a number of scholarships, bursaries and grants as well as other forms of financial assistance.
Many scholarships and bursaries are awarded on the basis of academic performance however, there are numerous awards that are reserved for students who are pursuing a particular field of study, demonstrate financial need, leadership qualities and are actively involved in co-curricular activities.
The University of the West Indies OSF also seeks to provide general financial assistance to students who demonstrate financial need especially as it relates to their daily maintenance cost.
How To Apply
Application for financial assistance and scholarships and bursaries begins with the completion of the application form which may be downloaded from this site.
The procedure is as follows:
- Obtain the application form
- Complete pages 1 to 5 and page 7
- Have your referee complete page 6
- Submit completed form to the Office of Student Financing.
NOTE: Incomplete application forms will NOT be processed.
Kindly refer to the Eligibility Requirements.
Source of Application Forms
Application forms are available only on the web. Click to download the application form and instruction sheet.
The application form must be completed regardless of the type of assistance in which the student is interested. Applications will be considered by the Financial Assistance Committee who will, based on the information provided by the student, determine which type of assistance will be offered.
Persons from whom references may be obtained
Page 6 of the application form may be completed by:
- Senior member of the UWI academic staff (e.g. lecturer)
- Student Services & Development Managers (SSDM)
- UWI Counselors (Health Center)
- Justices of the Peace
- Ministers of Religion
- High School Principals/Vice Principals
- Guidance Counsellors