There is one award for the St. Thomas/ St. John district and one for the St. Croix district. If the recipient’s salary is less than $45,000.00, he or she may receive the remaining funds in a Grant. Fellowship that is awarded for one year. Maximum award $45,000.00.
Applicant must be an employee or official in active service of the Government of the V. I. at the time of application.
Must take one year’s leave of absence during the period that the fellowship is awarded.
Be nominated by either the Governor of the V. I., the President of the Legislature, the Presiding judge of the District/ Supreme Court, Superior Court, Magistrate Court, the Administrator of St. John or the head of the applicant’s department.