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LASCO provides scholarships for girls

Published:Thursday | August 21, 2014 | 12:00 AM
Recipients of the LASCO/Curves GSAT Scholarship 2014-2015, valued at half a million dollars, are all smiles as they prepare to cut a cake in celebration of their success in the recent GSAT exams. LASCO brand representatives Sherianne Thompson (left) and Renee Rose (right) were present to congratulate the students on a job well done. - Contributed

LASCO Distributors Limited, through their personal-care brand, Curves, has provided eight young women with a scholarship to the high school of their choice as a result of their success in the recent GSAT examinations.

One student was selected from each of the six areas across the island and one student each from the schools of the LASCO/ Ministry of Education Principal of the Year - Windward Road Primary & Junior High School and the Teacher of the Year - John Rollins Success Primary School in St James.

The total contribution of the LASCO/Curves GSAT Scholarship 2014-2015 is J$500,000. The scholarship presentations were held at LASCO Distributors Limited at White Marl on Monday, August 11.