Apply to the Bahamas Environmental Steward Scholars (BESS) Program today!
BESS is a unique year-long study and work experience programme for motivated graduating high school students between the ages of 15-18 who are interested in learning more about the environment, conservation and sustainable systems as they transition from high school to university studies.
Since the programme’s inception, thirty-eight BESS Scholars from schools throughout the country have participated in the programme on scholarship.
THE BESS APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 15TH 2018
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