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Office of Student Financing

Number of Awards: 
Two (2)
J$150,000 per annum (each)
Maximum Tenure: 
One (1) year.

The award is available to:

  • Individuals who are members of the University of The West Indies (Mona) & Community Co-Operative Credit Union for at least one year or the spouse or child of such a member; [The member's account held at the Credit Union MUST be active at the time of application.]


  • Students pursuing undergraduate degree courses at UWI Mona Campus, University of Technology, Teachers Colleges or any other recognized Tertiary institution locally or overseas;


  • Students in their second or third year of study but in the case of MB,BS Students, the first year of Stage 1 of the programme must be completed.

The award will be based on:

  • Academic performance based on the results of the previous academic year University examinations (at least a GPA of 3.3);
  • Verifiable financial need;
  • Involvement in co-curricular activities.
Method of Selection: 

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed by personnel from the Administration of the UWI and a representative from the Credit Union.

Please Note: 

At the bottom section of the first page, please write the name of the branch, the name of the account holder, and the savings account number relating to the acount being held at UWI (Mona) & Community Co-op. Credit Union.
The member's account held at the Credit Union MUST be active at the time of application.

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