Fees, Financial Aid & Scholarships
Dwight Venner Memorial Scholarship
The University of the West Indies is pleased to announce the Dwight Venner Memorial Scholarship for study at the Cave Hill Campus. Open to nationals of the OECS for full‐time study towards a degree majoring in (1) Banking and Finance or (2) Economics.
 Who Can Apply
  • Nationals of the OECS who have gained admission to the UWI at Cave Hill
  • Nationals of the OECS who expect to qualify for entry to the Cave Hill Campus
Areas Of Study
A degree majoring in (1) Banking and Finance or (2) Economics.
Admission to the University does not guarantee an award.
Duration Of Awards
The awards shall be for a period of up to three (3) years
Value Of Awards
The value of each award shall be equal to the value of the economic cost and tuition fees applicable to the Faculty of Social Sciences at the time of the Award, and will not include amenities fees, living or other expenses including books and incidental expenses.   
The continuation of the Awards shall be subject to the following:
  • Reports of good conduct
  • Satisfactory academic progress
An Award may be withdrawn at the discretion of the Principal on the recommendation of the Campus Undergraduate Awards Committee if the student fails to maintain the required standard.
How To Apply
Application forms can be obtained from the UWI Open Campus or Click here to Apply »

Completed Scholarship Application Forms should be submitted to: Records Section, Cave Hill Campus, P.O. Box 64, Barbados or faxed to (246) 425‐1327.

Deadline for submission of applications is March 31 of the expected year of entry/award. 
Selection Procedure
The Campus Committee for Undergraduate Awards will make the selection based on the following criteria:
  • Demonstrated capacity to complete the course of study
  • Academic merit (UWI entry test scores)
  • Grade 1 in both Units 1 and 2 of two CXC CAPE subjects, including one from the list below:
    • Accounting
    • Economics
    • Pure OR Applied Mathematics
    • Management of Business
  • Financial need


Do you need further assistance?

Please contact The Student Enrolment and Retention Unit:
  • Call: (246) 417-4544 or (246) 417-4977

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