Innovative Announces Availability Of Scholarship Applications St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix, USVI – February 2, 2016– Innovative, the leading telecommunications provider in the U.S. Virgin Islands, announces that applications for the 2016 Albert A. Sheen Scholarships are available at various locations throughout the Territory.
Albert A. Sheen Scholarships are awarded to two Virgin Islands high school seniors who have already been accepted to a college or university to pursue a degree in one of the following disciplines: Accounting, Business Administration, Business Management, Engineering or related fields. The scholarship is named in honor of the late attorney, Albert A. Sheen, who served as the legal counsel for the Virgin Islands Telephone Corporation, which is now referred to as Innovative Telephone. Each student is awarded a one-time $10,000 scholarship to be used for tuition only.
All completed applications are due in one the Innovative offices or postmarked by Friday, May 6, 2016. Full instructions on the submittal process are included in the application packet.
Innovative Telephone will also be donating $20,000 for four students- two per district- to receive a $5,000 scholarship to the University of the Virgin Islands. The scholarships will be administered by the University to be used for tuition, books and materials at UVI. High school students who have been admitted to UVI must complete their financial aid application and submit it to UVI’s financial aid office to be eligible for the scholarship. Interested students should contact UVI at 340-693-1160 or visit UVI’s website at www.uvi.edu to download the application. The deadline for the Innovative Telephone-UVI Scholarship is Tuesday, March 1, 2016.