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Caribbean Scholarships

Scholarship Alert: $5,000 Award for U.S. Citizens & Caribbean International Students From BETiNS.com

Betins.com $5.000 Scholarship Award for US Citizens and International Students Studying AbroadThe International Travel and Health Insurance Company, BETiNS.com is offering a $5,000, one-time, International Student Scholarship award to college students studying at colleges and universities outside of their home country.

Both International students studying at colleges and universities in the United States and United States Citizens studying at college and universities outside of the U.S.A., are eligible to apply.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must be:

  • Have been accepted into a College or University in a country outside of one’s Home Country (Home Country determined by the issued passport).
  • Have a US equivalent of a High School diploma from an accredited High School and a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above.
  • A TOEFL of 61, or IELTS of 5.5.
  • Submit either SAT or ACT scores, as an inbound applicant to the US, if not required to take the TOEFL or IELTS.
  • Studying for a minimum of one full year at the university or college.
  • Have a Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number at the time of award if not included on the application.
  • Write an original 500 word (or less) essay on “Your Life’s Goals” and how this scholarship will assist in attaining those goals.

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Application deadlines:

The deadline to enter to win this scholarship is June 30.


Related:  More Scholarships for U.S. & Caribbean Students


Where To Apply:

Applications can be submitted online via the scholarship page, here: BETiNS.com/Scholarship.

Be sure to make note of all the documentation required to complete the application, including:

  • Passport and Visa documentation.
  • College entrance test information.
  • Transcripts.
  • Release forms.
  • Social Security Number and ITIN information.

Good luck!

~ Melisa Boutin


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Scholarship Alert: Full Economics Graduate Study Scholarship Award for Caribbean International Students from OFID

Economics Graduate Student Full Scholarship for Caribbean International StudentsThe OPEC Fund for International Development is offering full scholarship awards for graduate study in Economics to current graduating college seniors, who are Caribbean nationals. The Annual Scholarship award is designed to help highly motivated students overcome one of the biggest challenges of their career – the cost of graduate studies.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must be:

  • Between the ages of 23 and 32 at the time of submitting the application
  • A graduating senior from a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited college or university
  • Enrolling in a full-time Master’s degree program starting August/September 2018
  • A national of a developing country (including Caribbean Countries on the Eligible Countries List
  • Study such subject as economics of development, environment (poverty reduction, energy and sustainable development)(desertification), or other related science and technology fields.

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Application Deadline

The application is due on May 4.

Related:  More Scholarships for U.S. & Caribbean Students

Where To Apply

You can apply for the scholarship award opportunities on the OPEC Fund for International Development website.

Good luck!

~ Melisa Boutin

Scholarship Alert: Multiple $2,500 Awards Available for U.S. Citizens, Green Card Holders & Caribbean International Students from The Wester Union Foundation

$2,500 Global Scholarship Awards from Western Union FoundationWU Scholars, The Western Union Foundation Global Scholarship Program is offering multiple $2,500 awards to cover undergraduate tuition and fees at an accredited college or university.

The goal of the scholars program is to support young people and their efforts to pursue a post-secondary education who exhibit the program’s three pillars: Perseverance, Aspiration, and Community.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must be:

  • A prospective or current college student anywhere in the world.
  • Pursuing a degree/field of study in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and business/ entrepreneurship.
  • Between the ages of 18 and 26 years on June 1.
  • Admitted or have applied to an accredited college or university.

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Application deadlines:

The online application is due on April 30 at 12:00 EST.

Related:  More Scholarships for U.S. & Caribbean Students

Where To Apply:

You can learn about the scholarship application at http://www.wuscholars.org and submit your application, HERE.

Good luck!

~ Melisa Boutin

Scholarship Alert: $17,000 Available for Caribbean Nationals From The Caribbean Tourism Organization

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Scholarship Foundation is offering multiple awards, totaling $17,000, for Caribbean Nationals, in CTO member countries. The foundation is committed to supporting Caribbean Nationals interested in pursuing studies in the areas of tourism, hospitality and language training.

The scholarship and grant opportunities include a $12,000 scholarship award for graduate study, a $2,500 study grant, and a $2,500 Arley Sobers Memorial Scholarship award.

Eligibility
$12,000 Scholarship for Graduate Study

To be eligible, applicants must be pursuing graduate study of tourism or hospitality at the master’s level.

$2,500 Study Grant

To be eligible, applicants must be pursuing associate and undergraduate degree studies, certificate and diploma programs in tourism, hospitality or language proficiency.

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$2,500 Arley Sobers Memorial Scholarship

To be eligible, applicants must be:

  • Pursuing study and research in the area of statistics.
  • Working in local tourism organization (Ministry of Tourism or Board of Tourism).
Application deadlines:

All applications for these scholarships and grant opportunities are due April 15.

Submitted by mail to:
CTO Foundation
Caribbean Tourism Organization
7th Floor, Baobab Tower
Warrens
St. Michael, Barbados, W.I.

Related:  More Scholarships for U.S. & Caribbean Students

Where To Apply:

More information on these scholarship opportunities can be found on the CTO websites, along with the application forms, here: CTO – Scholarships and Grants.

Good luck!

~ Melisa Boutin

Scholarship Alert: $54,000 Awards for U.S. Citizens, Green Card Holders, & Caribbean International Students from Lakehead University

$54,000 Entrance Scholarships for U.S. Citizens, Green Card Holders & Caribbean International Students from Lakehead University Canada

Lakehead University in Orillia, Ontario, is offers=ung $54,000 (CAD) in one-time and renewable Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships  to help International students from the United States and the Caribbean pay for college and focus on their education.

These scholarships are available to both entering freshman and current undergraduate students transferring from an international college or university.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a non-Canadian Citizen entering the university from high school or as a transfer student from an international college or university.
  • Apply for and obtain admission for undergradaute study at the university.

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Scholarship Application Deadlines

The deadlines to for these scholarship opportunities are:

  • February 3 (for Nursing majors)

and

Scholarship Application

Prospective students will be automatically considered for these Entrance Scholarship opportunities when applying for admission here: International Admissions Application

Good luck!

~ Melisa Boutin

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