Apply for BGLC Tertiary Education Grant for 2018 - 2019 Academic Year. Deadline for applications July 13th 2018

The annual Betting Gaming & Lotteries Commission Education Grant will be awarded to undergraduate students who will either begin 1st year studies at accredited local tertiary institutions or are  currently enrolled to continue studies. The BGLC Tertiary Education Grant will be given to tertiary level student(s) who best meet the requirements outlined below.

Please read the Guidelines below then scroll down the page for links to download the Application and Reference Forms.

Guidelines for the BGLC Tertiary Education Grant

The BGLC Education Grant is open to graduating high school seniors and students currently enrolled at accredited local tertiary institutions. The Grant award is paid directly to the educational institution in the student's name.

Applicants must meet the following guidelines:

  1. Be no older than 26 years at September 2018
  2. Confirmed to attend, or currently attend an accredited local tertiary institution
  3. Must have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  4. Must have acquired acceptance to, or be enrolled at the institution of his/her choice and enrolled for the semester beginning September 2018. 
  5. Submit the completed Essay on the specified topic
  6. Provide 2 References on the Referee Affidavit Form and submit with the application in the Referee’s own sealed envelope addressed to the BGLC.

All applications and supporting documents must be received no later than July 15, 2018.

  • Please advise your high school/college registrar of this deadline for submission of transcripts and other supporting documentation.
  • Applicants who have completed one full academic year at a college/university do not need to submit High School transcripts.

Deliver the completed application form and all requested documents by July 15 2018 to:

BGLC Education Fund
Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission
78cef Hagley Park Road
Kingston 10

Please see the documents below: