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Number of Awards: 
One (1)
University Fees and other estimated annual costs
Maximum Tenure: 
Three (3) years

The award is available to Jamaican Nationals who are:

    • no older than 25 years in the year of the award;
    • pursuing undergraduate studies in the field of Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical, Electronics or Electrical Power)



The award will be based on:

    • high academic performance in the University Scholarship Examinations or the Cambridge A' Level or CXC Cape Examination results ;
    • verifiable financial need;
    • community and in co-curricular involvement;
    •  leadership qualities.




Method of Selection: 

Short-listed candidates will be interviewed by a panel comprising representatives from Petrojam Ltd. and UWI, Mona


The recipient of the award will be:

    • required to maintain a GPA of at least 3.60 in their University Examinations in order to continue on the award;
    • formally bonded to serve in Jamaica for a minimum of three (3) years immediately after graduation.


Please Note: 

Employees and immediate family members of employees of Petrojam Limited are not eligible for the award.

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