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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

Stevedoring Awards $10K In College Funding

Stevedoring Awards $10K In College Funding

Polaris Holding Company Ltd. announced this year’s six recipients of its annual Stevedoring Services Limited Education Awards [SSLEA]. Each year, the organisation provides a total of ten thousand dollars in education awards to qualified college-bound young people who are dependents of Stevedore staff. The 2017 SSLEA recipients include Etelleon Burchall,... Read more of this article

Marshall Diel & Myers Scholarships Awarded

Marshall Diel & Myers Scholarships Awarded

Marshall Diel & Myers Limited announces that Victoria Stephens is their Legal Scholarship Award recipient for 2017 and will receive $15,000 to assist with the cost of pursuing her legal studies, while William Finnerty will also receive a bursary from Marshall Diel & Myers Limited in the sum of $5,000. Adam Richards, Managing Director at Marshall... Read more of this article

Continental Society Award Three Scholarships

Continental Society Award Three Scholarships

The Continental Society of Bermuda has awarded bursaries to three students in need of financial assistance to go abroad to university. The winners are Markia Peterson-Williamson, Nia Dailey and M’Dory Woods. Ms Peterson-Williamson was the top winner and received a $4,000 bursary. Ms Dailey was the second place winner of a $1,500 bursary and Ms Woods... Read more of this article

Workforce Development Scholarship Recipients

Workforce Development Scholarship Recipients

At a brief ceremony held recently, the Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain presented scholarship awards to the Department of Workforce Development 2017 scholarship recipients. The Ministry awarded funding for 14 students studying at overseas universities and/or technical colleges and for four students in the Associate of Science-... Read more of this article

Student Benefits From Hair & Beauty Expo

Student Benefits From Hair & Beauty Expo

Earlier this summer, Northshore Medical & Aesthetics Center [NMAC] teamed up with Bermudian Naturalista Nicole Famous to present the sixth annual Natural Blessings Hair & Beauty Expo at St. Paul Centennial Hall in Hamilton. The event highlighted Bermuda’s top natural hair stylists, offered tips on wear and care of natural hair, along with... Read more of this article

Albouy & Busby Awarded $5,000 Scholarships

Albouy & Busby Awarded $5,000 Scholarships

The Hamilton Parish Council scholarship committee has awarded two $5,000 educational awards to Candace Albouy and Andeasha Busby to assist them in finishing their education at University. Andeasha Busby, Letia Outerbridge, Jane Bielby, Candice Albouy, Stanley Williams and Susan PaynterA spokesperson said, “The Hamilton Parish Council scholarship... Read more of this article