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Scholarships to be issued at 2016 Empowerfest

Published:Thursday | July 21, 2016 | 7:00 AM
Participants pay keen attention during last year’s Empowerfest event.

Scholarships worth $150,000, in support for students, will be issued at the 2016 staging of the annual Empowerfest, which takes place on Sunday, July 24, at the Jamaica Conference Centre.

Mind Food International and Grennel's Driving School saw the need to help students with back-to-school expenses.

Patron of the event, Education Minister Ruel Reid will also be sharing insights at the event.

Editor's Note: This article has been amended to reflect the correct scholarship values. It previously stated that the value of the scholarships were US$150,000. The correct value is $150,000.