Learning & Technology Center for Youth in Jamaica

Dec 17, 2012

Caribbean Education Foundation Awards 18 Scholarships in 2012 - Space for Learning Center Critical

CEF 2012 Scholarship Recipients
CEF 2012 Scholarship Recipients

Happy Holidays! 

The Caribbean Education Foundation, Inc. (CEF) awarded Paul Bogle Scholarship to 18 brilliant children in financial need to attend High Schools in Jamaica for 2012-2013 school year. These Paul Bogle Scholarships total in excess of $2 Million Jamaican dollars.

BOSTON, Massachusetts:  The Caribbean Education Foundation, Inc. (CEF) has awarded its 2012 Paul Bogle Scholarships to 18 brilliant children to attend high schools:  7 new children in financial need who passed the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) to attend High Schools in Jamaica; renewed 11 scholarships for its 2011 and 2010 recipients who entered grades 8 and 9.  The 18 Scholarships total over $2 Million Jamaican dollars.

Paul Bogle Scholarships are awarded to qualified and talented children who graduated from Primary Schools and passed their exams to attend High Schools but are in financial need, and/or could be in danger nonattendance due to lack of financial resources.  The Scholarship pays:  school fees, text books, school supplies, uniforms, shoes, transportation and lunch for the 2012-2013 school year.  Scholarships are renewable each year of if the student meets the required criteria of daily attendance, solid academics (at least a “B” Average) and good character.

The scholarship recipients satisfied the Paul Bogle Scholarship strict requirements: high academics (at least a “B” grade point average); passed Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT); evidence of financial need; and solid production of four prescribed essays.

The Caribbean Education Foundation maintains high standards for its scholarship recipients.  As is evidenced from the high caliber of students who are awarded Paul Bogle Scholarships, CEF Scholars are among the best and brightest in Jamaica.  In addition, they are attending some of the best High Schools throughout the country.

Space for Learning Center - Narrowing Down Options

As you know, Caribbean Education Foundation has been working on locating a suitable space for the CEF Learning & Technology Center in Kingston.  We have intensified the task, since CEF has added a number of additional Paul Bogle Scholarship recipients to our roster of students who need our assistance with technology and a great space for homework!  We should finalized a suitable space location in the next couple of months.

CEF is counting on your financial assistance to get the space sooner than later, so that we can start helping children succeed in supplemental learning and technology.  Please make a donation to the Learning Center Project today!

Thank you for your generosity.

Happy Holidays and Best Wishes for the New Year! 



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Project Leader

Nikiki Bogle

Boston, MA Jamaica

Where is this project located?

Map of Learning & Technology Center for Youth in Jamaica