Office of Financial Aid

School of Arts and Sciences


The University offers a wide variety of institutional scholarships designed to recognize academic excellence and provide access to the best and brightest students regardless of circumstance. In addition to University-Sponsored Scholarships, we have worked to procure unique scholarship opportunities for our students.

Undergraduate Scholarship Programs for Full-time or Part-time Students
St. George’s University offers partial-tuition scholarships to citizens of CARICOM countries who otherwise, due to financial constraints, could not attend the School. The following scholarship programs are only for attendance in the undergraduate programs at St. George’s University.

  • Caribbean Undergraduate Scholarship Program
    The Caribbean Undergraduate Scholarship Program (CUSP) offers partial-tuition scholarships to CARICOM citizens that can reduce the amount of tuition for undergraduate studies by 65%. Awards for the CUSP are for the duration of the undergraduate program.
  • Employee Scholarship Program
    Partial scholarships are awarded to employees and their dependents for the first 30 undergraduate credits taken, as long as their employment with the University continues.
  • Professional Enhancement Program
    Students that do not reside in a CARICOM country and are Non-Degree can   receive a PEP grant for up to 12 credits of non-degree courses. This grant is designed to assist students who are taking courses for personal enrichment. This partial tuition grant can reduce the amount of tuition by 65%.

To Apply:
If you would like to apply for any one of the above three scholarship programs, students should first apply to Admissions. Students who are then accepted should send their Name and Student ID along with their chosen scholarship request to Students will receive a determination via email.

Grenadian Partnership Award
The Grenadian partnership Award Program (GPA) offers a partial tuition scholarship to resident Grenadian citizens who demonstrate financial need. Awards are only given to students who are matriculating into an undergraduate degree program. Beginning in August 2016, the GPA awarded to new recipients will reduce the student’s tuition charge by 90%. GPA Awards are for the duration of the undergraduate program.

Grenadian citizens are automatically reviewed for a Grenadian Partnership Award. Awards are distributed based on the student’s Grenadian citizenship and matriculation in an undergraduate level program. Students will receive an award letter via email after a deposit is made. 

Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarship Program
The Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarship Program, commemorating the 60 years of the Queen's reign as the Head of the Commonwealth of Nations, provides for 60 full-tuition scholarships to be awarded to citizens of Commonwealth nations. Fifteen scholarships are available for bachelor's degree students in the School of Arts and Sciences.

To Apply:
A prospective scholarship candidate must be a resident citizen of a Commonwealth country, have been accepted to St. George’s University, and submit an essay detailing how this award will ultimately benefit the development of his/her country. The scholarship application and essay must be submitted by the following deadlines:

  • The deadline for the August class is June 1 
  • The deadline for the January class is November 1

A Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarship Committee established by the University awards the scholarships. The scholarship funds tuition only.  Students must have a financial plan in place to fund living and travel expenses through their own personal resources or alternative funding sources.

Download the St. George’s University, Grenada, Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarship application.

Contact: or fax +1 631-665-8623

Caribbean Visionary Scholarship
The Caribbean Visionary Scholarship seeks to make tertiary education possible for some of the region’s top scholars who might otherwise be unable to attend university. Recipients, who must be CARICOM citizens, will be able to utilize these full and partial tuition scholarships in order to pursue one of the undergraduate degrees within the School of Arts and Sciences at SGU.

Contact: Donalyn Modeste, 1(473)444-4680 Ext 3029

Grenadian Government Scholarships
Scholarships are awarded annually to Grenadian citizens. Applicants must have been accepted into the University by the Committee on Admission, nominated by the Scholarship Selection Panel, and awarded by the Grenadian Government. The scholarships provide full tuition and administrative fees.