Fees & Financial Aid
Higher Education Financial Grant 2017/2018

The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation  is inviting applications from new students, pursuing undergraduate studies at the University of the West Indies campuses, to apply for the  2017-2018  Higher Education Support Grant.

The Ministry of Education has advised that students who applied for a Higher Education Grant for the academic year 2016/17 do not need to re-apply for academic year 2017/18. Your information has been retained and will be used in the current academic year.
 

Application forms can be downloaded via the link below, or  can be obtained from the Student Account section of the Bursary  as well as the Receptionist at the ministry's headquarters.

Envelopes must be addressed as follows :

Higher Education Tuition Grant
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology and Innovation
“The Elsie Payne Complex”
Constitution Road
St. Michael

Hand written applications should be legibly completed.
 

The following documents are to be submitted with the application:

  • Original Birth Certificate
  • Acceptance Letter from the University (for new student)  OR  Letter from University confirming enrollment status (for continuing student)
  • Two (2) months utility bills

Applicants are required to meet the eligibility criteria as set out in this form in order to receive an award.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

 

Click here to download Application Form[PDF] »

 

Do you need further assistance?

Please email financialaid@cavehill.uwi.edu or call:
  • Mrs Roseanne Maxwell – (246)  417-4544
  • Or the Bursary at (246) 417-4110; (246) 417-4099;  ( 246) 417-7577

Monday to Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m