Nov 01, 2021

$10,000 Scholarship for Bahamians - Study in USA

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Scholarship Scholarship

Job / Advertisement Description

The Gerace Research Centre Scholarship is awarded to Bahamian students, by an association of colleges and universities in the United States in co-operation with the Ministry of Education. Presently, some sixteen colleges and universities offer tuition scholarships. Participating Colleges and Universities will offer full and partial tuition scholarships and the Ministry of Education will pay room and board charges. Gerace scholarships are available for studies at the bachelor’s and master’s degree level and have a maximum value of $10,000.00 per year, for a maximum of four (4) years. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or above and possess a minimum of five (5) BGCSE “C” level passes.  

Bellarmine College – College of Charleston  – Hartwick College  – LeMoyne College – Mississippi State University  – University of New Haven  –  Wittenberg University – Miami University of Ohio (graduate) 

Participating Partner Institutions
 College Of Charleston  Cornell College  Emporia State University  Florida Gulf Coast University  Hartwick College  Miami University Of Ohio  Wittenberg College  Youngstown State Universityseperator

Scholarship Checklist

The following documents are needed in order to successfully submit an application. The application process can be started and additional documents may be uploaded up until the relevant scholarship deadline.

The documents needed are as follows:

  • A Bahamian passport
  • A NIB smart card
  • An official acceptance letter
  • An official transcript
  • Copies of certificates (BGCSE / IBs / APs/ SAT/ SAT IIs, etc)
  • Copies of diplomas / degrees / certificates
  • Completed essays (as required by each scholarship)
  • At least two (2) reference letters
  • A schedule of fees (tuition, room and board, etc)*

*Please note that an I-20 form may be used to show the schedule of fees.