CONGRATULATIONS!

2021 JCAA Scholarship Recipients

JCAA Scholarship Winner

OLIVIA CRIPPS
Faculty of Health and Social Development
Human Kinetics
The University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus

JCAA Scholarship Winner

KIMBERLEY SOARES
Faculty of Business
Operations Management
The University of Calgary

JCAA Scholarship Winner

ALIYAH MCDONALD
Faculty of Arts
Sociology
Mount Royal University

JCAA Scholarship Winner

RACHEL LASER
Faculty of Health, Community and Education
Nursing
Mount Royal University 

JCAA International Scholarship Winner

SHAWN SIMPSON
Business Administration
Financial Services
Red Deer College

JCAA International Scholarship

JCAA International Scholarship

One of the objectives of the Jamaican Canadian Association Alberta (JCAA) is to respond to the diverse social needs of our members and the community. In response to this need we are pleased to announce a new scholarship dedicated to helping international students of Jamaican Nationality studying here in Alberta. We are grateful to everyone who supported our Likkle Taste Benefit Event and because of your support we are now able to establish this scholarship fund. One (1) scholarship valued at $1000.00 will be awarded for the academic year 2021-2022.

Application Deadline

The deadline for submission is August 8th

Scholarship Eligibility
To be considered for a JCAA Scholarship, you must be:
1 – An international student 
2 – A Jamaican National
3 – Enrolled full-time in a post-secondary institution in Alberta

Selection Criteria:
The decision to grant a scholarship is based on the following criteria: 
1 – Personal statement/essay
2 – Academic achievement 

SCHOLARSHIP

JCAA Scholarship

One of the objectives of the Jamaican Canadian Association Alberta (JCAA) is to respond to the diverse social needs of our members and the community. In response to this need we are pleased to support the educational pursuits of our members, volunteers and individuals in our community.

 

Application Deadline
All Scholarship applications are accepted annually. The deadline for submission is 
June 30th. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be assessed for the August disbursement during our Independence Ceremony. Applications submitted after June 30th may be assessed and approved based on the availability of funds.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be considered, you must be …

N

A resident of Alberta

N

A Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada

N

Enrolled full-time in a post-secondary institution in Canada

Selection Criteria

The decision to grant a scholarship is based on the following considerations …

N

Academic achievement

N

Volunteer activities / community service

N

Personal statement