Nov 01, 2021

Scholarship for Bahamian High School Athletes

  • Scholarships
  • Any Bahamian High School Athlete
Scholarship Scholarship

Job / Advertisement Description

Since we started in 2017, the STARS Programme has served over 600 student-athletes in the 9th-12th grades from throughout the Bahamas. Connecting over 35 student-athletes with nearly $2.5 million dollars in college scholarships.

The Student-Athlete Resources and Support (STARS) Programme provides Bahamian high school student-athletes with the tools they need to extend their educational and athletic experience beyond high school, to the collegiate level and beyond. In alignment with the mission of the Scholarship & Educational Loan Division, we connect qualified Bahamian high school student-athletes with transformative scholarship opportunities to further their education. We extensively communicate, network, and build relationships with students, parents, high school coaches, guidance counselors, and college coaches worldwide.

Programme Criteria

To be eligible for the STARS programme the student must meet the following criteria:

  • Be in the 8th -12th grade,
  • Be a member of their high or junior high school’s sports team as an athlete, manager, film coordinator or
  • Have a desire to play a sport in college or continue their team participation in college as a manager, film coordinator, or statistician and
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 or 70%

*students not meeting the 2.0 or 70% required GPA should schedule a consultation session with the programme coordinator.