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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’
  • 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 :

The applicant shall -

  • Must be a Jamaican citizen  (this only applies to students living in Jamaica)
  • Have completed at least two letters of reference, one of which must be from a member of the faculty of  the applicant’s school (applies to both  Jamaican and American students)
  • 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 (this only applies to students living in Jamaica).
  • Student attending school in the United States of American must complete the essay requirements below.

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

** Scholarships will be awarded for only one year.**

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”.

Deadline:

Application package must be submitted by
March 31, 2018. 
 !! Late submissions will not be accepted. !!

Application package must include:

  • Completed application form with a current photograph.
  • Two completed essays with your name and date included.
  • A letter of recommendation.

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

Click the image below to download application.
Jah Jerry Application for Scholarship

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
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