Tag: Scholarship Secretariat

Scholarship fund launched

Scholarship fund launched

| 22/05/2020 | 0 Comments

An international COVID-19 emergency fundraising drive being launched on Sunday by a global federation of alumni of Jamaica’s Northern Caribbean University aims to provide scholarships for NCU students in Cayman and Jamaica. The drive will be broadcast on Sunday (24 May), from 2 to 7pm, on Cayman’s Praise 87.9 radio station and facebook, or on […]

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Time to apply for local scholarships

Time to apply for local scholarships

| 07/03/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Ministry of Education is now accepting applications from eligible Caymanian students for local scholarships, with the deadline to apply 30 April 2019. Funding is available for Year 12 students to pursue studies in A-levels and BTEC Level 3 Extended for two years, and Year13 students to pursue studies in Advanced Placement, […]

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Issues with distribution of scholarship funds

Issues with distribution of scholarship funds

| 03/09/2018 | 14 Comments

Can you please bring to the spotlight an issue with the Scholarship Secretariat? Kids have been waiting since June to have their tuition fees paid at three US universities with suspension for non-payment and late fees piling on. No one is answering emails or phone. It’s a crisis and shame. Auntie’s answer: I brought your […]

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Upset by delay in disbursement of scholarships

Upset by delay in disbursement of scholarships

| 31/01/2017 | 7 Comments

Why is it still taking the government Scholarship Secretariat so long to give students their funds and school has resumed? We were told at the meeting to submit our semester grades by December 15. It’s now January 7 and not even an email or phone call from them. Is the office being managed properly (I know […]

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Takes too much time to distribute scholarship funds

Takes too much time to distribute scholarship funds

| 05/09/2016 | 12 Comments

Why does it take so long for the Scholarship Secretariat to issue scholarship packages to approved students? Classes (began) in August and many students are still waiting for the scholarship to pay tuition. Late fees by the universities have already been applied to student accounts. Can the Department of Education hire temporary employees during these […]

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