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Bank of Bermuda Foundation Sir Henry Tucker University Scholarship

Donor: Bank of Bermuda Foundation

9 Bermudiana Road Hamilton HM 11 Bermuda Attn: Katrina Barclay (Tel 299-5306)

Bank of Bermuda Foundation has supported many different charitable organisations over the years.  We are very proud to have been able to assist them.  We are very pleased to support further education to Bermudians and offer up to 21 scholarships and bursaries annually.

Document requirements

  • Essay
  • Transcripts
  • Resume


  • Specific Details

    Award Type: Scholarship
    Award Frequency: Yearly
    Eligible Area(s) of Study: Non-specific
    Education Level: Undergraduate
    Awarded Amount (BMD): Scholarship: 30,000
    Number of Awards Granted:
    Years Award Can Be Held: 4
    Application Deadline: 31 Mar 2015
    Needs To Be Repaid: No
    Contact Name: Katrina Barclay
    Contact Phone: 299 5306
    Website: click here

    Eligibility Criteria

    School must be accredited: Yes
    GPA requirement: Minimum of 3.0
    Nationality Requirement: Bermudian
    Must Have Attended School In Bermuda: Yes, 5 year(s)
    Must Have Graduated from Bermuda High School: No
    Must Be Accepted/Enrolled In Overseas Program:No
    Employment Attached: No
    Age Restriction: No
    Is the award restricted to a specific school or programme? No

    Description

    By providing the Bank of Bermuda Foundation Sir Henry Tucker University Scholarship

    and Education Grants, we can help ensure the future of our youth and the Island.

    Sir Henry Tucker, K.B.E., J.P., joined Bank of Bermuda in 1934 as Secretary. Four years

    later he became General Manager and served until 1969. Upon his retirement he was

    elected Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Bank of Bermuda Limited

    (the Bank) and served in this capacity until 1985. Sir Henry was an elected member of

    the House of Assembly from 1938 to 1948 and from 1953 to 1970. In 1964, he formed

    the United Bermuda Party and was Government Leader until he stepped down in 1972.

    Bank of Bermuda Foundation offers this Scholarship to young Bermudians to

    encourage them to achieve their aspirations through the pursuit of higher education.

    It is offered also as a tribute to Sir Henry Tucker who made a great contribution to

    Bermuda and to the Bank throughout his distinguished career.

     

    Other Requirements

    To be eligible for a Bank of Bermuda Foundation Sir Henry Tucker

    University Scholarship or Education Grant the candidate must:

    a) be Bermudian or hold Bermuda status;

    b) be not less than 17 years of age as of the first day of July in the

    year of application;

    c) have been educated in Bermuda for at least five years;

    d) be able to identify specific educational or professional goals or

    objectives;

    e) be willing, on completion of their studies, to return to Bermuda

    and render service to the community.

    f) have a GPA of 3.0 (B) or better

     

    Please provide the following documentation:


     

    1) A copy of your current transcripts 

    2) Your personal statement (at least 200 words including why your chosen field is relevant to Bermuda) 

    3) Resume 

    Please note failure to do so will be taken as a withdrawal.

     

     

     

    This scholarship is not currently accepting applications.