A treasure chest of financial support awaits Bermudian students pursuing a college degree.
And in these hard economic times, the need for such scholarships and bursaries is greater than ever.
Take a few moments to consult our directory — The ‘A to Z Guide to finding the scholarship that suits you’. You never know where it might lead.
Accountancy, finance and insurance companies featured in this 2012 Scholarship Directory include KPMG, Bank of NT Butterfield & Son Ltd, PricewaterhouseCoopers and the ACE Foundation.
The Bermuda Foundation For Insurance Studies also offers several scholarships, ranging from $15-$30,000.
Interested in a career in healthcare? Did you know there are more than 300 occupations to choose from with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. The Bermuda Health Foundation also offers financial awards to students pursuing a medical career.
Anyone passionate about the environment should apply for The Steinhoff/BZS Scholarship.
If you live in Devonshire, the parish council may also have an award for you.
For advice and an overview of the awards on offer this year, website Bermudascholarships.com can help at the click of a mouse.
We conclude this year’s supplement with advice on finding a college roommate, how to make your dorm room your own, and how to choose a major.
If you are as yet undecided about college, you may want to read the tale of two US teenagers and their gap year.
Whatever you do decide, a world of opportunity awaits.