NCB is delight to invite applications for the NCB Scholarships Applications for Jamaican Students 2018-2019. The Scholarship is in two category which covers applications from Students from the Tertiary, Secondary nad Nursery Level. The Scholarship covers tuition, accommodation or educational supplies.
What you need to know about the Scholarship:
With education as it primary strategic focus, the N.C.B Foundation provides individual financial assistance to students through a Scholarships and Grants programme. Students pursuing studies in local institutions from the primary to tertiary level can benefit from this programme and for the 2018/19 academic year, over $40M is available.
Successful applicants will receive financial benefits under the categories of Traditional or Non-Traditional Programmes.
NCB Financial Group Limited (“NCB Group”) was incorporated in April 2016 to be licensed under the Banking Services Act as the financial holding company for National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (“NCB”).
In May 2016, NCB Group acquired a 29.99% interest in Guardian Holdings Limited (GHL) in Trinidad & Tobago, through a directly owned subsidiary, Summer Success Limited, incorporated in Trinidad & Tobago.
Here is a clear details of how the Scholarships are awarded
Here are benefits for Traditional Scholarship category awarded to Local Students:
National Champion: $500,000 awarded to each of the top two parish champions pursuing a tertiary education, for the duration of their course of study*.
Parish Champion: $250,000 awarded to each parish champion pursuing a tertiary educations for the duration of their course of study*.
We Believe in You Fund: a maximum of $50,000 is awarded to students at the tertiary, secondary and primary levels. The assistance is a one off support specifically to assist with tuition, accommodation or educational supplies.
Teacher Education Grant: awarded to students at the tertiary level at institutions across the island specializing in Teacher Training and are valued at $50,000 – $100,000.
Book Grant: awarded to students at the primary to sixth form level. The grants range from $5,000 to $15,000 and are awarded on a one off basis.