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Deadline: 
August 30, 2019
Number of Awards: 
Two (2) per annum
Value: 
US $5,000.00 per annum
Maximum Tenure: 
4 years
Eligibility: 

The award is available to students who are:

    • Jamaican nationals;
    • under 30 years old;
    • entering Level (Ι) or Level (ΙΙ) of the B.Sc. Software Engineering programme at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus;
Criteria: 

The award will be based on: 

    • high academic performance in CAPE Units Ι and ΙΙ Examinations;

                                                      OR

    • attaining at least a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 at Level Ι of the UWI examinations;
    • demonstrating strong leadership qualities.
Method of Selection: 

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed by a panel comprising personnel from the donor of the award and the University of the West Indies.

Condition: 
  • Internship opportunities from the donor may be available for the first two (2) years of the programme.
  • Upon graduation, awardees will be required to serve a bond with the donor for a minimum period of five (5) years.
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