Scholarship Program

 

 

 

Belize Telemedia Limited has established and successfully operated a secondary school scholarship program as a part of our commitment to the development of Education in Belize. Since its inception in 1991, over 600 students have successfully completed the program.  Students who are awarded a scholarship receive a full package of paid tuition and new textbooks for four years, for the High School of their choice.

 

Applicants MUST be: 

  • between the ages of eleven (11) and fourteen (14)
  • entering High School for the first time
  • a Belizean or a child of a Belizean and have been residing in Belize for at least three (3) consecutive years

 

You can find a copy of BTL’s Scholarship Appplication Form here.

Be sure to fill out form properly and submit all required documents being asked for.

Deadline for submission is Friday June 16, 2017

 

 

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

 

What types of scholarships are available?

BTL offers full high school scholarships for 4 years. It covers school tuition and school books.

What is the scholarship application criteria?

Student must be:

 

  • Between the ages of eleven and fourteen
  • Entering High School for the first time
  • A Belizean or child of a Belizean residing in Belize for at least three consecutive years

What is the Scholarship Recipient Criteria?

In order to qualify for the scholarship program, the following will be looked at:

 

  • Student’s Academic Performance (last three years in primary school & PSE results)
  • Student’s Attitude & Presentation
  • Financial Position
  • Number of children in the family
  • Number of children attending secondary or tertiary institutions
  • Essay content

What should I submit with my scholarship application?

Applicants must submit:

 

  • A copy of the applicant’s birth certificate
  • Parents’/Guardian’s Tax TD4 Supplementary slips OR official income statement letter from the Income Tax Department in your district OR letter from employer (necessary for both working parents where applicable)
  • A copy of the applicant’s PSE results (when published)
  • A copy of the applicant’s yearly report cards for Standard 4, 5, 6

Can I get a scholarship if I have already received a scholarship from another organization?

Applicants who have received a scholarship from another organization are not eligible for a BTL Scholarship.

Where can interested applicants find the application form?

Scholarship applications are available at all primary schools countrywide, all BTL offices or right here!

When is the deadline for applications?

The deadline for the submission of applications is Friday June 16, 2017.

Where can applications be submitted?

All applications should be addressed to:

 

Public Relations Department

Belize Telemedia Limited

Regent Street

P. O. Box 603

Belize City, Belize

 

Or applications can be addressed to BTL Public Relations Department and dropped off at the nearest BTL Office.

Can applicants submit applications for a BTL scholarship after the deadline?

To ensure that final decision results are released on-time in fairness to other applicants, late applications will not be considered.