Scholarship Program


Scholarship 2018


Belize Telemedia Limited has established and successfully operated a secondary school scholarship program as a part of our commitment to the development of Education in Belize. Since its inception in 1991, over 600 students have successfully completed the program.  Students who are awarded a scholarship receive a full package of paid tuition and new textbooks for four years, for the High School of their choice.

Applicants MUST be: 

  • between the ages of eleven (11) and fourteen (14)
  • entering High School for the first time
  • a Belizean or a child of a Belizean and have been residing in Belize for at least three (3) consecutive years


For a copy of the scholarship application, click here. 




Frequently Asked Questions



What types of scholarships are available?

BTL offers full high school scholarships for 4 years. It covers school tuition and school books.

What is the scholarship application criteria?

Student must be:


  • Between the ages of eleven and fourteen
  • Entering High School for the first time
  • A Belizean or child of a Belizean residing in Belize for at least three consecutive years

What is the Scholarship Recipient Criteria?

In order to qualify for the scholarship program, the following will be looked at:


  • Student’s Academic Performance (last three years in primary school)
  • An average of 80% and above for report cards in standard 4 , 5 & 6.
  • Student’s Attitude & Presentation
  • Financial Position
  • Number of children in the family
  • Number of children attending secondary or tertiary institutions
  • Essay content

What should I submit with my scholarship application?

Applicants must submit:


  • A copy of the applicant’s birth certificate
  • Parents’/Guardian’s Tax TD4 Supplementary slips OR official income statement letter from the Income Tax Department in your district OR letter from employer (necessary for both working parents where applicable.
  • A copy of the applicant’s yearly report cards for Standard 4, 5, 6

Can I get a scholarship if I have already received a scholarship from another organization?

Applicants who have received a scholarship from another organization are not eligible for a BTL Scholarship.

Where can interested applicants find the application form?

Scholarship applications are available right here.

Where can applications be submitted?

All applications should be addressed to:


Public Relations Department

Belize Telemedia Limited

Regent Street

P. O. Box 603

Belize City, Belize


Or applications can be addressed to BTL Public Relations Department and dropped off at the nearest BTL Office.

Can applicants submit applications for a BTL scholarship after the deadline?

To ensure that final decision results are released on-time in fairness to other applicants, late applications will not be considered.