2022 Scholarship Recipients

Mr. Akil Rose

Florida Memorial University
Major – Aviation Management


Pheron Charlton
Florida Memorial University
Major – Business Administration & Management
Anticipated Date of Graduation 2025


Omar Ferguson
Florida Memorial University
Aeronautical Science
Anticipated Date of Graduation 2023


Aaron Knowles
Florida Memorial University
Major – Aviation
Anticipated Date of Graduation 2025


Dominique Monroe
Mercer University (Atlanta Campus)
Major – Public Health
Anticipated Date of Graduation 2023

Scholarship Program

Scholarship Guidelines

The National Association of The Bahamas provides annual scholarships of US$500 – $2,500 each toward the tuition of Bahamian students or students of Bahamian descent enrolling in colleges/universities in the South Florida, at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Scholarships are awarded NOT to the student but to the college/university of his/her choice. All recipients are expected to participate in the National Association of The Bahamas – Miami.

The following criteria are used to determine scholarship winners.

  1. Must be of Bahamian Descent
  2. Must be already enrolled in degree program or enrolling for upcoming Semester.
  3. Academic Merit – based on grades, test scores, honors, awards and recommendations.
  4. All applicants for Undergraduate Scholarships must possess at least a 2.5 GPA or equivalent. Applicants for Graduate Scholarships must possess an Undergraduate GPA of or above
  5. Financial need

Please complete the attached scholarship application and submit to:
The National Association of The Bahamas
P.O. Box 162039 Miami, FL 33116

Or Call:
NAB @ (305) 677-2727

Application deadline: JULY 31st Each year THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS MADE FOR APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THAT DATE. Please use black or blue ink.

In addition to this application, you MUST submit all of the following:

  1. Up-to-Date official transcripts of academic records from previous and present schools/colleges.
  2. Copy of Letter of Acceptance from college/university.
  3. Two letters of recommendation
  4. A brief statement of your career plans and the contributions you would like to make to the Bahamian community upon graduation.

305 677 2727


Click on the button below to download a copy of our scholarship application. Complete all applicable fields and email back along with all required documents to be considered for our scholarship assistance.

Submit application to: NAB, Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 163406, Miami, FL 33116 or fax to: 474-1773.
Email to: Karen Bullard Jordan at or Rosalee Ellis Payne at 
All applications must be received NO LATER THAN JULY 31ST.

Contact us

You are invited to connect with us using the following information:

Registered Office:

Miami Florida


(305) 677-2727


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