“It is also my dream, that one day every Jamaican child will have the opportunity to complete tertiary education – it is my commitment to do all I can to realise that dream.”

– Michael Lee Chin, Chairman of NCB Financial Group –

With education as its primary strategic focus, the N.C.B. Foundation provides individual financial assistance to students through its Scholarship and Grant programme. Students pursuing studies in local accredited institutions from the primary to tertiary level can benefit and for the 2020/21 academic year, up to J$50M is available.

Application Deadline: July 15, 2020 at 11:59 PM

Traditional Programmes

Tertiary Level Funding

Scholarships

Available to students pursuing undergraduate tertiary education at a local accredited institution. Recipients must be first-year entrants.

  • National Champion: $600,000
  • Parish Champion: $300,000

Grants

One-off support, specifically to assist with tuition, on-campus accommodation or books and educational supplies. Available to students pursuing undergraduate tertiary education at a local accredited institution.

  • We Believe in You (WBIY) Fund: Up to $100,000
  • Teacher Education Grant: Up to $100,000

Secondary & Primary Level Funding

Grants

One-off support, specifically to assist with tuition, on-campus accommodation or books and educational supplies.

  • Voucher: $15,000 to $20,000

Non-Traditional Programmes

The Innovative, Creative, Outstanding and Nationalistic (I.C.O.N.) award introduced in 2016, is designated for tertiary students exploring the non-traditional fields of study, including, but not limited to:

  • Animation
  • Aviation
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Teaching Degrees specializing in Mathematics and Science for the CSEC and CAPE levels
  • Fashion Designing
  • Fine Arts

Scholarships

Available to students pursuing undergraduate tertiary education at a local accredited institution. Recipients must be first-year entrants.

  • National I.C.O.N. Champion - $600,000
  • Parish I.C.O.N. Champion (Gold) - $300,000

Grants

One-off support, specifically to assist with tuition, on-campus accommodation or books and educational supplies.

  • Silver - $150,000
  • Bronze – Up to $100,000

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