New scholarship offered for Northern Caribbean University

A new scholarship is available for Cayman students attending Northern Caribbean University.

Sponsored by the Cayman Chapter of NCU Alumni Association, the four-year full scholarship was announced on Friday. The first scholarship will be awarded for students enrolling in the university in September 2019 and studying either computer studies of education. It will cover tuition, books and accommodations at the Mandeville, Jamaica university.

Caymanians or locally resident Jamaicans are eligible to apply.

In the past several years, Northern Caribbean University has developed an information technology program that it promotes as one of its strengths. This year, the university fielded the first Jamaican student-entrepreneur team, Beasc Technologies, to win the International Business Model Competition for tertiary institutions globally.

Those interested in applying can call the local alumni chapter at 938-2209 or email [email protected] The application deadline is May 31, 2019.