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Hamilton Re Invites Scholarship Applications

Hamilton Re Invites Scholarship Applications

Hamilton Insurance Group, – the Bermuda-headquartered holding company that underwrites specialty insurance and reinsurance risks on a global basis through its wholly owned subsidiaries — is now inviting applications for a scholarship designed to expand the skill set of young professionals considering a career in insurance and reinsurance. Hamilton... Read more of this article

Reception Honours Scholarship Recipients

Reception Honours Scholarship Recipients

Athene Holding Ltd. and its subsidiary Athene Life Re, along with Bermuda College, recently hosted a celebratory reception for the Fall 2019 Athene Scholarship recipients. The evening included a presentation of the scholarships to each recipient, as well as congratulatory remarks from Chip Gillis, Executive Chairman of Athene Life Re. Ltd. and Dr. Duranda... Read more of this article

Fulbright Award Opportunities For Bermudians

Fulbright Award Opportunities For Bermudians

The U.S. Consulate announced that Bermudians can apply for postgraduate study or research through the US-UK. Fulbright Commission. A spokesperson said, “Bermudians are eligible to apply for funding to study in the United States if they hold a U.K. passport, and are not U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. The application deadline for the... Read more of this article

BELCO Scholarships & Bursaries Recipients

BELCO Scholarships & Bursaries Recipients

BELCO congratulated the recipients of this year’s annual scholarships and bursaries, ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 per selected student. Sixteen deserving students received the BELCO scholarships and bursary awards, which will assist them in their tertiary studies. Ezra Turner received the $25,000 BELCO Postgraduate STEM Scholarship for a qualified... Read more of this article

Athene Offer Scholarships To Bermuda College

Athene Offer Scholarships To Bermuda College

Athene Holding Ltd. and its subsidiary Athene Life Re, announced a new scholarship program in partnership with Bermuda College. The Athene Scholarship will be awarded to 10 students at Bermuda College each academic year starting in 2019 and will pay for the cost of each student’s two-year degree program and required books. Candidates must be pursuing... Read more of this article

BHB 2019 Scholarship Winners Announced

BHB 2019 Scholarship Winners Announced

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] announced the awarding of nine scholarships, worth $155,000, over one or more years. All the scholarships are administered by BHB, with funding for five from Bermuda Hospitals Board [$70,000], three from the Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Foundation [$45,000] and one from GlaxoSmithKlein Insurance Ltd, a Bermuda-based... Read more of this article

Bermuda Arts Council Grants Awarded

Bermuda Arts Council Grants Awarded

Recently, three artists and musicians received a combined $25,000 in funding as part of this year’s Bermuda Arts Council [BAC] Grant Awards, with Rashun Robinson, Leslie Tucker, and Peri Nolan-Trott all receiving grants. Making the presentation was the Acting Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Kathy L. Simmons, who said, “Each recipient’s... Read more of this article

Shannon Thomas Awarded Carey Olsen Bursary

Shannon Thomas Awarded Carey Olsen Bursary

Aspiring lawyer Shannon Thomas has been awarded Carey Olsen Bermuda’s inaugural law student bursary. The 22-year-old Bermudian, who was previously a student at Saltus Grammar School, is currently in the second year of his Bachelor of Laws degree at Queen Mary University of London. The bursary will go towards Mr. Thomas pursuing his legal studies... Read more of this article

Warwick Parish Council Bursary Recipients

Warwick Parish Council Bursary Recipients

The Warwick Parish Council has announced the recipients of the 2019 Warwick Parish Council Bursary Awards. A spokesperson said, “The Warwick Parish Council Educational Bursary is available to residents of Warwick Parish and is open to students who have completed at least one year of college or university. The Scholarship Committee selects recipients... Read more of this article

Concordia Scholarship Awarded To Hereward Dill

Concordia Scholarship Awarded To Hereward Dill

Concordia Maritime [Bermuda] Limited has awarded the 2019 scholarship in the amount of $4,000.00 to Hereward Dill. “He will be attending Solent University in September and is enrolled in the BEng [Hons] Yacht & Powercraft Design. Hereward graduated from The Landing School with an Associate’s Degree in Marine Systems in May of this year.... Read more of this article

Two Scholarships As A Tribute To Vickie Smith

Two Scholarships As A Tribute To Vickie Smith

[Written by Don Burgess] A loving tribute has been paid to a former nurse in the form of two scholarships. Vickie Smith passed away of natural causes on February 24, 2017. As a way to remember her dedication to the profession, her mother, Julia Smith, donated $20,000 to be split evenly between nursing students Donnalyn Smith and Milton Outerbridge.... Read more of this article

Wakefield Quin Awards Two Legal Scholarships

Wakefield Quin Awards Two Legal Scholarships

Bermuda law firm Wakefield Quin [WQ] has awarded its 2019 Legal Scholarships to Ojeda Smith and Shayla Smith. A spokesperson said, “Ms. Ojeda Smith returned to WQ as an intern for her second summer, after successfully completing the Graduate Diploma in Law at Nottingham Trent University earlier this year. “Ms. Smith, who also holds a Bachelor... Read more of this article

KPMG Award Scholarships To Farrington & Smith

KPMG Award Scholarships To Farrington & Smith

KPMG in Bermuda announced that Ashley Farrington and Imani Smith are their 2019 Scholarship Recipients. The Scholarships are awarded annually, by the firm’s Managing Directors, to two high-performing Bermudian university students who are pursuing a professional accounting designation or another business-related field, and they have a value of BD$20,000... Read more of this article