Scholarships (UWI postgraduate, Eric Williams and Elsa Goveia) (2023-2024) Deadline Date: May 17, 2023.

  • Graduate Scholarship Applications (UWI Postgraduate, Eric Williams and Elsa Goveia Scholarships) are being invited for the 2022-2023 Academic Year. Kindly refer to the advertisement under the forms and documents section.  The deadline date for the receipt of applications is May 17, 2023.
  • All supporting documents should be scanned and emailed to Kindly consider uploading your supporting documents to your official UWI Student OneDrive account and share it with
  • A Referee should email their referee reports to Applicants are asked to inform their referees of this requirement.
  • Documents should not be hand delivered or posted/mailed at this time.

Forms and Documents:

NOTE: Current UWI Postgraduate award holders can review information below in relation to requesting emoluments and extension of scholarships


The UWI Global Giving Bursary (2023-2024) Deadline date: May 17, 2023

The Bursary is open only to Nationals of Trinidad and Tobago registered in any Faculty at the UWI St. Augustine Campus. 

  1. Completed Bursary applications and supporting documents are to be fowarded to:
  2. Applicable to All Postgraduate Studies
  3. Student must provide verifiable evidence that they have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic
  4. Awards are based on Financial Need and Academic Performance (with a B Grade average minimum)
  5. Additional particulars are indicated on the advertisement here
  6. Projected Income Statement


Kamau Brathwaite Postgraduate Bursary (2022-2023) Deadline date: Closed

  1. This Bursary  is for new incoming MA Cultural Studies or new incoming MFA Creative Writing Students only
  2. Completed Bursary applications are to be forwarded to
  3. Additional particulars are indicated in the advertisement here.


The De La Rue Currency Scholarship (Offered by the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago) - Deadline Date: April 30, 2023

  • Completed scholarship applications are to be forwarded directly to the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago. The particulars are indicated in the advertisement here.


CCRIF-UWI Scholarship Deadline date: Closed


Partnership Scholarships for External Universities 

McCall MacBain Scholarships – For fully funded master’s or professional degree at McGill University with effect from September 2023

  1. This Call for Scholarship Applications is for the September 2023 admission i.e. for a student to commence the scholarship (if selected by McGill) and degree in September 2023. Applicants must meet the minimum degree and language requirements for McGill master’s program admission. You must have a bachelor’s degree or its recognized equivalent, or be on track to complete it by August 2023.
  2. The McCall MacBain scholarship application is separate from and earlier than McGill graduate admissions. Applications for the scholarship opens on June 1, 2022 and closes August 25, 2022.  Since program admission timelines and requirements vary, applicants are strongly encouraged to research the ones that interest them.  Applicants must also meet the requirements for the McGill program(s) they list in their scholarship application.
  3. Submission of your McGill degree application: Applicants must apply directly to Mc Gill University programs by the program deadline, or in December 2022 at the latest if selected for McCall MacBain Scholarship final interviews.  For questions about a specific program, please email McCall MacBain Scholarship applicants must apply separately and be admitted to their desired graduate program(s) at McGill. Please visit the McGill Graduate Admissions website to review program requirements.
  4.  This McCall MacBain scholarship application process will be two-fold:
    1. NB: You will first be required to submit a pre screening scholarship application and supporting documents to the UWI St Augustine Campus for shortlisting and nomination by the UWI St Augustine campus on or before May 27, 2022. (UWI St. Augustine Prescreen Scholarship Application Guidelines)
    2. NB: You will be required to submit a separate scholarship application to the McCall Mac Bain Scholarship on the McGill website ( )provided that you are nominated to do so by the UWI St Augustine campus. (You will be informed via email) McCall McBain Scholarship Brochure


Tentative Scholarships

Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries Bursary: Deadline date: TENTATIVE


Closed Scholarships

Trevor Boopsingh (National Gas Company) Energy Bursary (2022-2023) Deadline date:  CLOSED

  • Completed Bursary applications and supporting documents are to be fowarded to: Particulars are indicated on the advertisement here
  • This Bursary is for students pursuing M.Sc., M.Phil., or Ph.D. degrees in:
  1. Faculty of Engineering
  2. Faculty of Science and Technology
  3. Faculty of Food and Agriculture


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