Scholarship

Caribbean-American Scholarship Sponsored by the Trinidad and Tobago Cultural Association of Delaware

 

Thank you for your interest in our scholarship!

You will need a Google Account to apply. If  you do not have a Google Account, you can create one using your current email address. Click the  PDF button for further instructions.

Before clicking the link to complete the application, please be sure to read through the information below and have the required documents ready for upload.

Deadline: July 31, 2020

Eligibility: Student of Caribbean descent and a 2020 high school graduate from Delaware. Must be able to provide the following:

  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or greater.
    • Must be able to provide High School Transcript, including 12th grade year.
    • Needed at time of application (docx, pdf, jpg formats are accepted)
  • Provide proof of acceptance into an accredited university/college for fall 2020 semester.
    • *Needed at time of application (docx, pdf, jpg formats are accepted)
  • Submit an essay (minimum 500 words) on one of the following topics: Why should you be selected to receive a TTCAD scholarship? How have you contributed to the Caribbean community or how do you plan to do so?
    • *Needed at time of application (docx, pdf, jpg formats are accepted)
  • Submit one letter of recommendation showing character and eligibility.
    • Needed at time of application (docx, pdf, jpg formats are accepted)
  • Attend one or more interviews with TTCAD scholarship committee.
  • Attend TTCAD award ceremony (dinner/dance) the last Saturday in September.
  • Children of TTCAD executive committee members are not eligible for this scholarship.

Award: Up to $2,000 (Varies)

Application Form

 

For any technical or general questions, regarding the scholarship, please contact us at ttcadscholarship@gmail.com .