Scholarship To Go 2020

NAME OF FEATURE | THE GLEANER | TUESDAY, MAY 12, 2020 6 RENALD MASON SCHOLARSHIP Course of study: Degree Eligibility: Applicant must be an active member or the child of a member of FHC for at least six (6) months, university students entering 2nd to final year at any recognised tertiary institution, must demonstrate community volunteerism, must maintain a GPA of 3.50, two (2) written references must be submitted to verify applicant’s involvement in projects, must not be the recipient of any other current scholarships, must demonstrate financial need and submission of transcripts. Organisation awarding scholarship: First Heritage Co-operative Credit Union Ltd Website: www.fhccu.com Email: info@fhccu.com Telephone : 876-929-5142 SOUTH CAROLINA LODGE Course of study: Degree Eligibility: 4th year students Gender: (Preferably male) Deadline for applications: July 31, 2020 Organisation awarding scholarship: South Carolina Lodge Where tenable: University of Technology, Jamaica Contact: Pauline Madourie, scholarship officer Email: financialaidutech@gmail.com Telephone : 876-970-5219 SYDNEY A. PHILLIPS MEMORIAL Course of study: Degree Eligibility: 3rd & 4th year students, must be residents of St Mary Number of awards being offered: Two Deadline for applications : June 8, 2020 Organisation awarding scholarship: Sydney A. Phillips Memorial Where tenable: University of Technology, Jamaica Contact: Pauline Madourie, scholarship officer Email: financialaidutech@gmail.com Telephone: 876-970-5219 TRAILBLAZERS SCHOLARSHIP Eligibility/qualifications: Applicant should be a continuing student in a UCC Bachelor Degree Programme with a minimum GPA of 3.0; demonstrate financial need, leadership qualities and involvement in UCC student services and programmes. Amount awarded: $100,000 Number of awards being offered: Two Deadline for applications: June 30, 2020 Organisation awarding scholarship: UCC Foundation Where tenable: University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Email: scholarships@ucc.edu.jm Telephone: 876-906-3000 VM FOUNDATION MASTER PLAN ‘HEAD-START’ SCHOLARSHIP Specialist area: First Degree Eligibility: This is a one-time scholarship offered to a student who will be starting the final year of an undergraduate or master’s degree programme. All applicants must have an active VMBS account, completed a Master Plan Scholarship Application Form. Be attending a local tertiary institution and in final year of studies. Not a recipient of any other scholarship in the given year. Age: 18 years and over Amount awarded: $200,000 Number of awards being offered: one Where tenable: Any local tertiary institution Deadline for applications: June 26, 2020 Contact: Naketa West, Manager VM Foundation Email: vm.foundation@myvmgroup.com Telephone: 876-754-8627 VM FUTURE PLAN ‘HEAD-START’ SCHOLARSHIP Specialist area: First Degree Eligibility: The VM Future Plan‘Head-Start’Scholarship is for students who will be starting tertiary education in the year of application at a local tertiary institution. The scholarship has a maximum 4-year tenure and is awarded to three (3) students. Each scholarship has a ceiling of $200,000, which is awarded each year. All applicants must have an active VMBS account, completed a Future Plan Scholarship Application Form, sat CXC and/or GCE O’Levels and/or CAPE and have been accepted in a local tertiary institution to pursue first degree studies. Must not be a recipient of any other scholarship in the given year. Amount awarded: $200,000 Number of awards being offered : one Where tenable: Any local tertiary institution Deadline for applications: June 26, 2020 Contact: Naketa West, Manager VM Foundation Email: vm.foundation@myvmgroup.com Telephone: 876-754-8627 WINSTON I. ADAMS SCHOLARSHIP Eligibility/qualifications: Applicant must have attended Vere Technical High School for at least two years and be a graduate who ranks in the top 10 academic performers of the current graduating class. Amount awarded: $235,000 Number of awards being offered: Two Deadline for applications: June 30, 2020 Where tenable: University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Organisation awarding scholarship: UCC Foundation Email: scholarships@ucc.edu.jm Telephone: 876-906-3000 ARCHITECTURE, BUILDING AND LAND MANAGEMENT AUBREY GRANT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Specialist area of study: Caribbean School of Architecture Course of study: Degree Eligibility: 2nd year students Number of award being offered: One Deadline for applications: July 31, 2020 Organisation awarding scholarship: University of Technology, Jamaica Foundation Where tenable: University of Technology, Jamaica Contact : Pauline Madourie, scholarship officer Email: financialaidutech@gmail.com Telephone: 876-970-5219 BOULEVARD BAPTIST CHURCH (CYRIL MATHERSON MEMORIAL) Specialist area of study: Architecture and Building and Land Management Course of study: Degree/Diploma Eligibility : 4th year students Number of award being offered: One Deadline for applications: July 31, 2020 Organisation awarding scholarship: Boulevard Baptist Church Where tenable: University of Technology, Jamaica Contact: Pauline Madourie, scholarship officer Email: financialaidutech@gmail.com Telephone: 876-970-5219 CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY COUNCIL SCHOLARSHIP Specialist area of study: School of Engineering, School of Building & Land Management OR Architecture Course of study: Degree & Masters Eligibility: 2nd and final year students Number of awards being offered: One Deadline for applications: July 31, 2020 Organisation awarding scholarship: The Construction Industry Council Where tenable: University of Technology, Jamaica Contact: Pauline Madourie, scholarship officer Email: financialaidutech@gmail.com Telephone: 876-970-5219 GEORGE BLANKSON MEMORIAL Specialist area of study: School of Building and Land Management/ Construction Engineering Course of study: Degree Eligibility: 4th year students (Jamaican and Ghanaian Nationals ONLY) Amount awarded: Full tuition Number of Awards being offered : One Deadline for applications : July 31, 2020 Organisation awarding scholarship: George Blankson Memorial Trust Fund Where tenable: University of Technology, Jamaica Contact: Pauline Madourie, scholarship officer Email: financialaidutech@gmail.com Telephone: 876-970-5219 THE GL ANER’S SCHOLARSHIPS TO G O

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