Digicel Bermuda Offering College Scholarships

June 23, 2015

Digicel Bermuda has announced the launch of the Digicel Scholarship which will provide funding for four Bermudian students pursuing a university education overseas or locally, who aspire to work within the Telecommunications Industry.

The company said, “Digicel will award four scholarships totaling $15,000, with $5,000 being distributed each year for three consecutive years to the successful candidates to use towards their higher education tuition fees to pursue Technology or Business related degrees.

“Digicel will provide continuous development for the recipients by offering internship programmes during breaks throughout the academic year and potential employment opportunities once they have completed their studies.

Digicel Scholarship aids

“In preparation for entrance into the workplace in Bermuda the scholarship is open to Bermudian students qualified to proceed with, or who are currently enrolled in an accredited university. The successful candidate should embody the qualities of innovation, forward thinking and being uncomfortable with being comfortable.

“In order to apply, candidates will be required to complete an essay and short multimedia presentation. Candidates will be assessed on not only academic performance and extracurricular pursuits, but also how best they demonstrate the personal qualities that Digicel are looking for.”

CEO of Digicel, Robin Seale stated “We are thrilled to invest into the future of Bermuda’s youth. At Digicel we employ extraordinary talent who are responsive, agile and caring. Having the capability to develop Bermuda’s future workforce and instill these qualities within students is a rewarding opportunity for not only Digicel, but also the island’s telecommunication industry. We are looking forward to developing the potential that the young people of Bermuda exhibit.”

To apply for the Digicel Scholarship, candidates should e-mail a completed application to Student.scholarships@digicelgroup.com no later than July 31st 2015. More information including a full list of candidate requirements and a downloadable application form can be found here.

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  1. Jr Smith says:

    would like to see more companies that have been making profits here follow suit.. to whom much is given, much is expected…