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Office of Student Financing

Number of Awards: 
Four (4)
JA$400,000 (One Award), JA$250,000 (One Award) and JA$175,000 (Two Awards)
Maximum Tenure: 
One (1) year

The award is available to Jamaica Nationals who are Full time student registered in any Faculty; Entering LEVEL of any year of study; pursuing BSc. at the UWI, Mona campus. 


The award will be based on:

  • Academic performance based on the results of the previous year University examinations (minimum GPA of 3.0).
  • verifiable financial need;
  • active participation in extracurricular activities;
  • demonstrates leadership qualities, volunteerism and social involvement.
Method of Selection: 

Short-listed candidates will be interviewed by a panel consisting of representatives from UWI Development and Endowment Fund.

Special Requirements: 

 The recipient of this award will:

  • Be available for a photo opportunity and provide written testimony on the usefulness of the assistance granted.
  • Be available to participate in any official ceremony related to the formal presentation of the scholarship award.




Please Note: 

The following terms and conditions apply:

  • Student may be in receipt of a student loan but still in financial need.


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