Jah Jerry Inc.  A Non Profit Organization.


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Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must  be an enrolled full-time student of the school of music.  Students must be pursuing a Bachelor of Music degree  with their principal instrument being guitar.
  • Must have a minimum average grade of ‘B’ and a junior in college.
  • Must be in need of financial assistance.
  • Have demonstrated an interest in making a significant contribution to the extra curricular life of the college.
  • Have demonstrated his/her commitment to work in Jamaica upon completion of studies.
  • Demonstrate outstanding social and moral character.
  • Must submit letter of recommendation from a teacher or a currently/previously school.

Terms and Conditions :

Jamaican applicant shall meet the following -

  • Must be a Jamaican citizen.
  • Have completed at least two letters of reference, one of which must be from a member of the faculty of  the applicant’s school
  • Submit a letter stating his/her goals and future objectives and reason for pursuing a line of study at the Edna Manley College of the Visual and  Performing arts.

American applicant shall meet the following

  • Must meet the eligibility requirements stated above.
  • Must complete essay.

** Please be advised that online education studies are not eligible. **

** Scholarships will be awarded for only one year eith the possibility to renew.**

Essay Topics:

  • Name one thing you would like to do to make the world a better place and why?  How would you make it a reality?
  • What is your career goal? How would it make a difference in the community?
  • Essays must be typed and no more than 250 words.  Fonts should not be larger than “12 px”.


Application package must be submitted by
April 30, 2018. 
 !! Late submissions will not be accepted. !!

Please send application package to jahjarryinc2gmail.com

Application package must include:

  • Completed application form with a current photograph.
  • Two completed essays with your name and date included.
  • A letter of recommendation.
  • Current school transcripts (official)

A committee will review all applications and select the winner based on the strength of your essay and recommendation.
Winner will be notified via telephone or e-mail.


Mail application package to:

Jah Jerry, INC.
P.O Box 661461
Bronx, NY 10466

Jah Jerry Foundation
Scholarship Application

Please rwead this form carefully and answer each question completely.  our application will not be processed if all of the questions are not amswered in full.  Mark N/A for items not applicable.



Full Name


Street Address




Name of College

College Address

Cumulative GPA

Credits Completed

Are you employed

Annual Income

Company Name

Company Address

Do you ive with family(Y/N)

Family Income

**Note: We may request a copy of you and your Family most recent 1040 Tax return to verify income.

Comunity Involvement(Y/N)



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P.O. Box 661461
Bronx, NY, 10466

Phone: 212-470-5655

For further information, please contact us at (212) 470-5655 or write to the above address,

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Schools that Jah Jerry provides Scholarships for

  • Edna Manley College of Visual and Performing Arts
  • USA On Campus Colleges.


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Next Event Annual Spring Scholarship  Fundraiser
April 20, 2018

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