July 16th, 2018, Belize City, Belize- The Belize Bank Limited held its 8th Annual Scholarship Award Ceremony at the Radisson Fort George Hotel and Marina, where a total of eighteen students were congratulated and awarded secondary and tertiary level scholarships to attend the Belizean school of their choice. Guest speaker for this year’s ceremony was Dr. Carol Babb, Chief Education Officer, Ministry of Education.
Now in its eight year, and with today’s awards, The Belize Bank Limited is proud to have awarded over 120 scholarships to deserving Belizean students. The Scholarship Program includes tuition and book grants for high school students and tuition for sixth form students. In addition to funding the scholars, The Belize Bank appoints mentors who play a valuable role in monitoring the progress of the scholars throughout the academic years and providing key guidance and support to ensure they meet their requirements to remain in the Program and to graduate.