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Scholarship Renamed After Alan Peacock

Scholarship Renamed After Alan Peacock

A scholarship for university students has been renamed to honour the late CEO of one of Bermuda’s largest domestic insurance companies. Alan Peacock, the CEO of Colonial Group International [CGI], died suddenly last year after suffering a suspected heart attack while travelling on business. The firm has decided to pay tribute to Mr. Peacock by changing... Read more of this article

Hamilton Insurance Offer $25K Scholarship

Hamilton Insurance Offer $25K Scholarship

Hamilton Insurance Group, the Bermuda-based holding company for insurance and reinsurance operations in Bermuda, the U.S. and at Lloyd’s, will be inviting applications next month for a scholarship designed to expand the skill set of Bermudians or Permanent Resident Certificate holders considering a career in insurance. The award, called The Hamilton... Read more of this article

Ministry Launch New Scholarships & Awards

Ministry Launch New Scholarships & Awards

The Ministry of Education and Workforce Development is offering several scholarship opportunities that students can apply for, at this start of the 2018 scholarship season. Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain explained, “We are expanding scholarships and awards to give more Bermudians of various ages and life stages, the... Read more of this article

Lightbourne & Coldwell Earn BHB Scholarships

Lightbourne & Coldwell Earn BHB Scholarships

Bermuda Hospitals Board today announces the first two recipients of its mental health scholarship awards as Waleed Lightbourne and Janai Coldwell. “The scholarships were newly established this year and are administered by BHB. This year, they were funded with donations from the Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Trust,” BHB said. “Recipients... Read more of this article

Video: Nadanja & Nishanthi Scholarship Awards

Video: Nadanja & Nishanthi Scholarship Awards

Local entertainers Nadanja and Nishanthi presented their annual N’tertainment Scholarships today [Jan 2], with Ryan Day and Zawditu Maryam both receiving $3,000 scholarships to assist in their educational endeavors. Ryan Day is studying Theatre Lighting Design at the Roya Central School of Speech and Drama, while Zawditu Maryam is studying Theatre... Read more of this article

Treefrog Consulting Awards $15K In Scholarships

Treefrog Consulting Awards $15K In Scholarships

A leading Bermuda IT firm has provided $15,000 in scholarships to school students in a bid to help more women get into the industry. Bermuda software specialists, Treefrog Consulting Ltd, has given three $5,000 scholarships to pupils at Bermuda High School for Girls who have demonstrated excellence in the fields of robotics, computer science and artificial... Read more of this article

Famous To Compete For University of Georgia

Famous To Compete For University of Georgia

Sakari Famous — the island’s top junior female high jumper who has won multiple medals for Bermuda in international competitions — has committed to competing for the University of Georgia Bulldogs in the fall of 2018. Her decision comes after making official recruiting visits to universities including the University of North Carolina,... Read more of this article

PHC Foundation Awards $42K In Scholarships

PHC Foundation Awards $42K In Scholarships

The PHC Foundation held its tenth annual Scholarship Awards Presentation at XL Catlin Bermuda, awarding $42,000 to ten young men and women to assist with their studies at high school, college and university level. The PHC Foundation has awarded over $250,000 since it was founded in 2005. Pictured: Shakhai Trott [Hult Int’l Business School], Mikal... Read more of this article

ILS Bermuda Announce New Education Initiative

ILS Bermuda Announce New Education Initiative

ILS [Bermuda] Ltd., organisers of Bermuda Convergence 2017, announced a new education initiative that will provide scholarships for five Bermudian students to work towards an Associate in General Insurance [AINS] designation through the Bermuda Insurance Institute’s [BII] ‘Career Pathways’ program. The initiative will also offer students complimentary... Read more of this article

BHB: $350,000 Invested In Scholarships/Training

BHB: $350,000 Invested In Scholarships/Training

Bermuda Hospitals Board today [Sept 22] announced that, with the support of a Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Trust donation, it will be investing $350,000 in scholarships, and staff development and training in this fiscal year. In total, ten scholarships have been awarded. New for this year is a fund for MWI Psychiatric Nurse Development, along with a... Read more of this article

St George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

St George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

Ashley Phipps, Anthony Howell, Tanessha Ottley, Shaundrea Washington, and Sita Ingram have all been awarded scholarships by the St. George’s Parish Council. The Council said, “In keeping with the Scholarship Committee’s objective of providing funding to assist students reach their career goals, the St. George’s Parish Council presented scholarship... Read more of this article

Knowledge Quest-HSBC Scholarship Graduates

Knowledge Quest-HSBC Scholarship Graduates

In 2014, HSBC Bermuda, in celebration of HSBC‘s 10th Anniversary in Bermuda, donated a total of $250,000 to Knowledge Quest Ltd, a registered college/university scholarship charity. HSBC’s donation funded scholarships that were to run over the course of 5 years to 6 students who had secured college or university placements and had demonstrated financial... Read more of this article

Akinyi Apopa & Amber Reid Win Scholarships

Akinyi Apopa & Amber Reid Win Scholarships

The Bermuda Zoological Society announced the winners of the 2017 BZS-Steinhoff Scholarship. “We congratulate Ms Akinyi Apopa and Ms Amber Reid, both of whom demonstrated outstanding scholastic achievement and community service,” said Mr. Robert Steinhoff, scholarship founder. Ms Apopa is heading to The University of Edinburgh to pursue an... Read more of this article