BGLC Tertiary Education Grant - General Information


Applications for 2019-2020 BGLC Tertiary Education Grant will reopen in May 2019

The annual Betting Gaming & Lotteries Commission Education Grant is awarded to undergraduate students who will either begin 1st year studies at accredited local tertiary institutions or are  currently enrolled to continue studies. The BGLC Tertiary Education Grant is given to tertiary level student(s) who best meet the requirements outlined below.

Guidelines for the BGLC Tertiary Education Grant

The BGLC Education Grant is open to graduating high school seniors and students currently enrolled at accredited local tertiary institutions. The Grant award is paid directly to the educational institution in the student's name.

Applicants must meet the following guidelines:

  • Be no older than 26 years at September in the year of application
  • Confirmed to attend, or currently attend an accredited local tertiary institution
  • Must have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Must have acquired acceptance to, or be enrolled at the institution of his/her choice and enrolled for the semester beginning September of the year of application
  • Submit the completed Essay on the specified topic
  • Provide 2 References on the Referee Affidavit Form and submit with the application in the Referee’s own sealed envelope addressed to the BGLC.
  • All applications and supporting documents must be received by the stipulated deadline date

BGLC Education Grant applications are to be submitted on the BGLC’s authorised form which will be available when applications open in May 2019.