ST. GEORGE'S COLLEGE

1985 KNIGHTS

FOUR YEAR SCHOLARSHIP

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION FORM

About the '85 Knights Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to provide assistance and mentorship to a young man who has started at St. George’s College and is struggling to continue his education at the school due to one or more of the following limiting conditions:

Financial Strain

Emotional Distress

Family Structure

Transportation Challenges

Safety/Security Concerns

Criteria for Selection

Criteria for evaluation includes, and must be evident in the student’s essay, but not limited to:

01

Love for St. George's and its values.

02

Desire to remain at St. George's through Fifth form.

03

Strong work ethic and personal drive.

04

Good values and a strong sense of fairness and honesty. 

05

A positive attitude.

06

A career direction, path or specific goals.

07

A minimum C average.

Scholarship FAQ's

What will the '85 Knights Scholarship cover?

The Scholarship will cover (at a minimum).

  • School Fees
  • Uniforms (4 sets)
  • Shoes (school and P.E.)
  • Required textbooks and school supplies
  • Transportation (190 days or as applicable)
  • Meals at school (190 days or as applicable)
  • Computer and/or tablet

How can I apply?

  • Fill out the application form.
  • Submit a minimum 250-word essay explaining why you should receive the scholarship. 
  • Submit a copy of end-of-year report card from last school year (minimum C-average to qualify).
  • Meet the criteria (see section above).
  • Submit completed essays and supporting documents by latest 11:59PM (local Jamaica time) on November 15, 2020.

Where can I get the application form?

Download the form by clicking the buttons located at the top and bottom of this page. The application is available in both MS Word and PDF formats.

How do I submit my application?

Candidates are asked to submit their application via direct upload at the following URL - http://bit.ly/’85Knights.

When will the '85 Knights select a winner?

Completed essays and supporting documents should be submitted by the latest 11:59PM (local Jamaica time) on November 15, 2020.

The Knights of ‘85 will announce a short list of five (5) candidates by November 29, 2020 and conduct interviews (via Zoom or similar web media) the week of December 6th to December 11th, based on availability.  Final selection and announcement of the scholarship recipient will occur on December 14, 2020.

What if I have questions?

Please email your questions to stgc85knights@gmail.com.

Ready to Apply?

Click the button below to download your application in either MS Word or PDF format and submit it by 11:59PM (local Jamaica time) on November 15, 2020.

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