Public Service Bursary Award Scheme

The 2019-2020 Bursary Awards are available for accredited post-secondary programmes of study both, locally and overseas.

To be considered for a Bursary Award, applicants must:

  • Be Bermudian citizens
  • Have completed no less than 5 years of schooling in Bermuda
  • Be 40 years of age or under, at date of application
  • Have been accepted into an institution of higher learning or currently be undertaking courses leading to a professional, specialist or technical qualification required within the Public Service
  • Be in an Undergraduate or Master’s Degree programme
  • Be planning a career in the Public Service upon completion of their education

Only fully completed Bursary applications, regarding the areas of study specified and received by the deadline, will be considered.  The closing date for receipt of applications is 4:45 p.m. Friday 26th April 2019.

We are interested in the students studying in the following fields ONLY:

  • Accounting
  • Communications
  • Dentistry
  • Economics (Bachelors, Masters)
  • Environmental Safety
  • Estate Management
  • Geography
  • History (Bachelors, Masters)
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Land Economy
  • Law (Bachelors, Masters)
  • Liberal Arts (Bachelors, Masters)
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Political Science (Bachelors, Masters)
  • Public Administration
  • Public Management (Masters)
  • Public Health
  • Maritime Operations
  • Regulations & Equipment
  • Safety Management
  • Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS)
  • Search & Rescue Coordination
  • Vessel Traffic Management / Vessel Navigation