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FHC CREDIT UNION LTD – YOUTH GSAT SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility/qualifications:

Must be a Youth Saver at FHC

Credit Union for at least six months. Savings account

must be active and must submit GSAT transcript with a

minimum ‘B’ average along with completed GSAT

application form.

Where tenable:

At any high school in Jamaica

Organisation Awarding Scholarship

: First Heritage

Co-operative Credit Union Ltd

Telephone:

929-5142 or 1-888-225-5472

Organisation Website:

www.fhccu.com

Organisation email:

info@fhccu.com

Contact:

Carlene M. Coley

JAMAICA ENERGY PARTNERS GSAT SCHOLARSHIP

Course of study:

High School Diploma

Eligibility/qualifications:

Children within Region 6 (St

Catherine only), with academic excellence and/or financial

need. Not a recipient of any other scholarship programme.

Amount awarded:

$180,000

Age:

10 but not older than 13 years upon entry to the

institution

Where tenable:

Any local secondary institution or high

school

Organisation awarding scholarship:

Jamaica Energy

Partners

Telephone:

937-7936, 7915, 7931

Organisation website:

www.jamenergy.com

Organisation email:

wkppgsatscholarship@jamenergy.com

JN FOUNDATION GSAT SCHOLARSHIP

Course of study:

High School Diploma

Eligibility:

Awarded to the student with the highest average

in each parish, who has not been recipient of another

scholarship

Number of awards offered:

14 (One scholarship per parish)

Where tenable:

At any high school in Jamaica

Duration of scholarships:

Five years

Organisation awarding scholarship

: Jamaica National

Foundation (The Ministry of Education identifies recipients)

Organisation website:

www.jnfoundation.com

Email:

foundation@jnbank.com

JN FOUNDATION GSAT SCHOLARSHIP

Course of study:

High School Diploma

Eligibility:

Member of the JN Schools Savings Programme

Number of awards offered:

Three

Where tenable:

At any high school in Jamaica

Duration of scholarships:

Five years

Organisation awarding scholarship

: Jamaica National

Foundation (The Ministry of Education identifies recipients)

Organisation website:

www.jnfoundation.com

Email:

foundation@jnbank.com

PROFESSIONAL JAMAICANS FOR JAMAICA, INC GRAYSON

FAMILY GSAT SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility/qualifications:

Awarded to successful GSAT

students with a minimum of 95% average, top 5% of class.

Maximum awarded:

$200,000

Deadline for applications:

June 30, 2017

Where tenable:

High Schools in Jamaica

Organisation awarding scholarship:

Professional Jamaicans

for Jamaica, Inc

Telephone:

(203) 450-9448 / (876) 843-0745

Organisation website:

www.pjfj.org

Organisation email:

info@pjfj.org

Contact:

Horace A. Daley

Contact email:

horace.daley@pjfj.org

Telephone: (

203) 450-9448 / (876) 389-8315

*The recipients will receive a scholarship to be used towards

tuition, books, and other educational costs.

PROFESSIONAL JAMAICANS FOR JAMAICA, INC

TAYLOR FAMILY GSAT SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility/qualifications:

Awarded to successful GSAT

students with a minimum of 85% average, top 10% of class.

Maximum awarded:

$50,000

Number of awards offered

: One

Deadline for applications:

June 30, 2017

Where tenable:

High Schools in Jamaica

Organisation awarding scholarship:

Professional Jamaicans

for Jamaica, Inc

Telephone:

(203) 450-9448 / (876) 843-0745

Organisation website:

www.pjfj.org

Organisation email:

info@pjfj.org

Contact:

Horace A. Daley

Contact email:

horace.daley@pjfj.org

Telephone:

(203) 450-9448 / (876) 389-8315

*The recipients will receive a scholarship to be used towards

tuition, books, and other educational costs.

VM JUNIOR PLAN ‘HEAD-START’ SCHOLARSHIP

Specialist area of study:

CXC or O’Levels (Local Secondary

Education)

Eligibility/qualifications:

Must be an active VMBS Junior

Plan Saver, Complete a Junior Plan Application form, Sat

GSAT in the year of application, received the highest GSAT

scores in the county where primary/preparatory school is

located and must not be a recipient of any other scholarships

in the given year.

Age:

10-12 years old

Amount awarded:

$30,000 per annum for five years

Number of awards offered:

Three

Deadline for applications:

July 14, 2017

Where tenable:

Any local secondary institution or high

school

Organisation awarding scholarship:

The Victoria Mutual

Building Society

Organisation website:

vmbuildingsociety.vmbs.com/vmheadstart

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Contact:

Ms Clover Moore – Manager, Group Corporate

Affairs & Communications

Email:

clover.moore@vmbs.com

Telephone:

(876) 754-4097, Ext. 5273 or 5275

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SECONDARY SCHOLARSHIPS

ANNUAL GSAT SCHOLARSHIPS

Michelle Webster Gauntlette (left), youth marketer at the Jamaica National Building Society (now JN Bank),

has the captive attention of (from second left) Ashae Whorms, Alex Cephas, and Daisja Langley, JN School

Savers’ Scholarship recipients for the counties of Cornwall, Surrey, and Middlesex, respectively. They were

among 37 top performers in last year’s Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) and were awarded five-year

scholarships at a reception on September 11, 2016.

THE GLEANER’S 2017 SCHOLARSHIP LISTINGS

| TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017