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Find out if you meet the criteria to become a Rhodes Scholar and start your application. We offer scholarships in over 22 designated Rhodes constituencies, as well as our Global Rhodes Scholarships, visit our 'Which Scholarship' page for more details.

Select your region and start your application

Have you read carefully the detailed Information for Candidates specific to the country/region to which you are applying? Have you checked the opening and closing dates of the application for your country/region? If so, then you can start your application now by selecting your country below.

The Rhodes Scholarships for Jamaica & The Commonwealth Caribbean

Each year, there is:

  • One Jamaica Rhodes Scholarship, available to candidates from Jamaica only;
  • One Commonwealth Caribbean Rhodes Scholarship, available to candidates from the Commonwealth Caribbean generally, excluding Jamaicans (but subject to the Selection Committee's discretion).

Opening date: 1 June 2018
Closing date: Applications for Jamaica & The Commonwealth Caribbean must be received by midnight, 30 September 2018, Jamaica Standard Time

National Secretary for Jamaica & Commonwealth Caribbean

Mr Peter Goldson
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The Rhodes Trust warmly welcomes applications from talented young persons of diverse backgrounds. Selection of Rhodes Scholars is made without regard to gender, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, colour, religion, social background, caste, or disability.