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TDC Group of Companies - Michael L. King Scholarship Grant, 2017

The TDC Group of Companies (TDC) is now inviting applications from the public for the TDC Michael L. King Scholarship Grant, 2017.

The Scholarship is intended to assist students who are desirous of pursuing full-time University studies at the Undergraduate level in areas which include - but are not limited to - Agriculture, Architecture, Accounting, Business Management, Construction Management, Economics, Engineering, Information Technology, and Pharmacology. Studies in the areas of Medicine and Law are not included.

The award is open to:

  • Citizens of St. Kitts and Nevis who are normally resident in the Federation and intend to return after completion of their course of study;
  • Persons who have been accepted to pursue full-time University level studies or who are already pursuing full-time studies.
  • Letters of acceptance from the University in the Faculty in which he/she intends to pursue studies must be presented, as well as:
    • Proof of Enrolment for full-time study;
    • Name of Institution and Course of Study;
    • Level, if already enrolled, and Stage of Study;
    • Proof of Citizenship (e.g. copy of bio data page of passport);
    • Two (2) letters of recommendation (written within the last 6 months);
    • A Short Essay indicating:
      • Contact details, residential and mailing address
      • Information about the candidate;
      • Why he/she chose this particular course of study;
      • How the Grant will benefit him/her;
      • How his/her course of study will benefit the country.
  • Persons who are already pursuing studies must have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0

TENURE: One (1) Calendar Year

VALUE: USD$5,000.00

NOTE: Employees of the TDC Group or its related Companies are not eligible to apply.

Applications must be received by Friday 16th June, 2017 and should be addressed to:

The Chairperson
Michael L. King Scholarship Grant (2017)
P. O. Box 142
Fort Street
Basseterre, St. Kitts

NB: Incomplete applications will not be considered.