Hugh Wooding Law School students from Guyana to get scholarships


    Guyana’s Government is offering scholarships to students so they can attend the Hugh Wooding Law School in Trinidad and Tobago.

    According to the Guyana Chronicle, the announcement was made yesterday, through the Ministry of the Presidency, via a notice published in newspapers there.

    It stated that a Bachelor of Law Degree is a prerequisite adding that applicants must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.3.

    With regards to the degree, the Ministry said it must have been obtained within the last five years by persons 35 years old or under.

    Applicants are also required to have an offer of acceptance from the Hugh Wooding Law School for the 2019/2020 academic year.

    The report indicates that this is the third major intervention for law students, made by the Government, since taking up office in May 2015.