Vieux Fort-based St. Helen University (SHU) has announced the start of registration ahead of its 2013 opening in January and is offering a number of scholarships to potential students interested in enrolling for its first classes next year.
SHU President, Oma Sewhdat, making the announcement, said: “In keeping with our commitment to be make our high-quality programs accessible to St. Lucian students and to offer opportunities to current medical students to be part of our innovative programs delivered by highly-skilled and experienced Physicians and Medical Educators from the US, Canada and the Caribbean, we are offering the following scholarships.”
According to Sewhdat, SHU is offering “Two Full-tuition scholarships to qualifying students, and 50% Tuition scholarships to all qualifying St. Lucian students who do not get the full tuition scholarships.”
In addition, he says, “SHU is also offering a 50% One Year scholarship to all students currently enrolled in Medical Programs in St. Lucia who would like to join the St. Helen program in January 2013.”
The SHU President invites potential students to visit the university’s website www.shu.com.lc “to learn more about our programs and faculty, and submit an application.”
Interested persons can also contact SHU at [email protected] for more information.