The Second NCU Alumni Association Cayman Chapter Scholarship
The Cayman Chapter of the Northern Caribbean University (NCU) Alumni Association (ACKy) announces its second scholarship tenable at NCU in fall 2020. The scholarship is available to study any field of choice leading to a bachelor's degree at NCU.
The four-year scholarship will cover tuition, books and board at the Mandeville-based university. Deadline for scholarship applicaitions is May 29, 2020.
The first scholarship was awarded to Sonia Asharie Bailey to pursue a bachelor's degree in education, preparing her for a teaching career. The donor-funded scholarhip, offered through the Cayman Chapter of the NCU Aumni Association, covers tuition, books, and board.
Among pre-requisites for application for the second NCU ACKy scholarship is acceptance by NCU and Caymanian status.
For information on NCU programmes, visit contact the Office of Admissions, Northern Caribbean University, Tel: 1-876-963-7250-5, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Persons interested in applying for the NCU Alumni Association Cayman Chapter Scholarship may contact the Chapter President at email@example.com. The deadline for receipt of scholarship applications is May 29, 2020.
Northern Caribbean University´s Accomplishments in IT
NCU has been a leader in the information technology, business and science fields regionally and internationally, as evidenced by more than 30 local and international awards since 2005.
Among recent achievements, NCU retained its first place in the National Science and Technology Competition hosted by the Scientific Research Council (SRC) of Jamaica, on July 4, 2019. (See recent report in Jamaica Observer:
Other Jamaica and international wins for NCU include the
Microsoft Imagine Cup, on behalf of Jamaica (2010);
International Business Model Competition (2018);
Girls in ICT Caribbean Hackathon (2017-2018);
National Science and Technology Competition (2018-2019); and
first runner up in the Girls in ICT Caribbean Hackathon (2019).
NCU is among three universities in Jamaica that are fully accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ).
Brief information on NCU
Away from the hustle and bustle of Kingston, NCU is located in the town of Mandeville, some 2,200 feet above sea level in the cool climes of the parish of Manchester.
Manchester, which is also known as the parish with one of the highest densities of educational institutions in Jamaica, is home to the main campus of the NCU campus that has been in operation for more than a century. The university has three other campuses, two in the western region and one in the eastern region of Jamaica.
NCU ACKy has approximately 70 members. Persons interested in finding out more about ACKy and its scholarship offers may email NCUkyAlumni@gmail.com.
WHO MAY QUALIFY:
Caymanians (including persons with Caymanian status). A prerequisitve is acceptance by NCU.
FIELDS OF STUDY:
Any faculty of choice leading to a bachelor's degree at NCU.
Northern Caribbean University, Mandeville, Jamaica.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:
Friday, May 29, 2020.
The Second NCU Alumni Association
Cayman Chapter Scholarship
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Apply for the second scholarship to attend a regional university recognized for its strengths in information technology business and science and that is fully accredited.
The second Cayman Chapter of the Northern Caribbean University Alumni Association (NCU ACKy) is now available for study in any area of interest, beginning in fall 2020.