The National Merit Scholarship is the second highest level of merit scholarship awarded by the Government of the Bahamas, and can be awarded to multiple Bahamian applicants. Candidates must have a GPA of 3.5 and above, achieve an sat score of 1220 or higher or an ACT of 25 or higher and possess a minimum of seven (7) BGCSE “A” passes. Candidates must have applied or been accepted to an academically prestigious international college or university. The scholarship has a maximum value of $25, 000.00 per year, for up to four (4) years and is tenable at accredited universities, colleges or institutions, locally and abroad.
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60 mins to completeThe National Merit Scholarship Programme
The following documents are needed in order to successfully submit an application. The application process can be started and additional documents may be uploaded up until the relevant scholarship deadline.
The documents needed are as follows:
*Please note that an I-20 form may be used to show the schedule of fees.
Recipients will be chosen and notified by the first week in July, 2019