Turn your Efforts into a Scholarship


Applications for the scholarship year opens on February 15th every year.

The 2021 winner will be Announced by August 4th

The results of the Primary Exit Profile, PEP, have been released to the schools and students. The participating schools will be sending results of the applicants to the scholarship program office for processing. The winner will be announced by August 4th. Each year the applicant with the highest PEP score across all participating schools is selected for the scholarship, and in the event of a tie, the best essay is used as the tie breaker.

Applications for the 2021 Young Dreamers Scholarship are now closed.

Hello Young Dreamers,

We want to thank all those students who have applied. Your essays were beautiful. We were moved by the varied goals and passion expressed in your writing. We are delighted to play a small part in helping you achieve your goals or in effectuating those positive changes in your community and Jamaica.

The winner of the scholarship will be decided within the 2 weeks after the PEP score results are released to the schools, and the winner will be published here on this site. Like you, we are eager to find out which dreamer will walk away with this year’s scholarship.

At Young Dreamers Scholarship we continue to support and advocate for young people like you to continue to Dream Big, to Achieve Big, then Deamer bigger. Continue to stay safe.


Demetha Barnett


email: dbarnett@cartycorp.com

2020 Winners

There were two winners in the inaugral year. Only one student wins in future years.

2020 Winner - Acacia Cunninham
Acacia Cunningham
Age: 11

2020 Winner - Nashalee Scott
Nashalee Scott
Age: 12

Additional Information

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to a single student

The Young Dreamers Scholarship helps offset the cost of high school and it is open to all sixth graders in Jamaica.

Every year, the student that achieves the highest PEP score is selected to achieve the award. All it takes is effort and a drive to be the best you can be.

The scholarship is open to all schools in the target areas.

Dream Big · Achieve Big · Dream Bigger