BMA Scholarship: Exciting and Challenging Opportunity for Bahamians

Can you imagine a career which will take you to the world’s most fascinating ports and far flung destinations?
A Maritime career could take you there.

Do you have Bachelor’s degree or Postgraduate qualifications in Maritime or Shipping?

If you have answered YES to the above question, then please read on.

The Bahamas Maritime Authority is offering a scholarship to a Bahamian, who is keen to train for an exciting and challenging career in the Maritime Industry.

The scholarship is inclusive of tuition, course materials, accommodation and travel.  Commencing September 2020, the successful candidate will follow a 10-14-month Masters programme in Maritime Safety & Environmental Administration at the World Maritime University – Malmo, Sweden.  Upon completion of the degree, the qualified person will be expected to work within a role in the Maritime sector as assigned by the BMA for at least 3.5-4 years.

The application form can be found here and must be completed with uploaded evidence of academic certificates/transcripts by Friday, 6th December 2019.

Further information can be obtained from: 

Mrs. Katie Clarke,

Nassau Branch Manager
Bahamas Maritime Authority
Shirlaw House
#226  Shirley Street
P.O. Box N-4679
Nassau, Bahamas




Tel:   +1-(242)-356-5772
Fax:  +1-(242)-356-5889.