Approvals for September 2007

CHASE Fund
# Name of Project Amount Approved Category
Sector: Health
1 Tropical Medicine Research Institute – Phase II 3,636,360.00 Healthy Lifestyle
2 Gloria Gooden (End Stage Renal Disease) 280,000.00 medical assistance
3 Deborah Campbell (Ovarian cancer 450,000.00 cancer care
4 Norman Lawes (End Stage Renal Disease) 360,000.00 medical assistance
5 Honourable Dr. Olive Lewin 1,360,000.00 medical assistance
6 Danzilee Thompson (End Stage Renal Disease) 280,000.00 medical assistance
7 Dionne Whittingham – breast cancer 760,000.00 cancer care
8 Angella Buckley – breast cancer 84,000.00 cancer care
9 Naethan Blake – medical assistance 131,400.00 medical assistance
10 The Jamaica Physiotheraphy Association 155,000.00 training
11 National Council for Senior Citizens health fair 125,000.00 healthy lifestyle
12 Janet Fearon 50,000.00 healthy lifestyle
13 Camp Bustamante 141,890.00 training
14 James Carnegie – medical assistance – 2nd award 200,000.00 medical assistance
15 Yvonne Woodbine – medical assistance 10,500.00 medical assistance
16 Maureen Paisley – Colonic cancer 240,000.00 cancer care
17 Ingrid Berthfield – breast cancer 173,725.00 cancer care
Sub-Total 8,437,875.00
Sector: Arts and Culture
1 LMH Publishing Limited – Official West Indies Dictionary Sets 150,000.00 literary
2 Tribute to the Greats 150,000.00 performing arts
3 National Dance Theatre Co. of Jamaica Rehabilitation of Studio Roof 1,000,000.00 performing arts
Sub-total 1,300,000.00
Grand -Total 9,737,875.00

Approvals for August 2007

CHASE Fund
# Name of Project Amount Approved Category
Sector: Health
1 Dr. Yasmin Williams – Ministry of Health 273,000.00 Training
2 Sonia Morgan 65,000.00 medical assistance
3 Department of Correctional Services 150,000.00 training
4 James Carnegie 200,000.00 medical assistance
5 Lionel Town Health Centre 1,000,000.00 Upgrading of Health facility
Sector: Arts and Culture
1 Hurricane Dean Rehabilitation 50,000,000.00 Upgrading of Basic school
Sub-total 1,300,000.00
Grand -Total 51,688,000.00

Approvals for July 2007

CHASE Fund
# Name of Project Amount Approved Category
Sector: Health
1 The Heart Foundation of Jamaica 10,000,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Health Facilities
2 Friends Incorporated 4,807,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Health Facilities
3 Cornwall Regional Hospital – Refrigerator Centrifuge 3,800,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Health Facilities
4 May Pen Hospital – Anaesthetic Dept. 5,859,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Health Facilities
5 May Pen Hospital – Physiotherapy Dept. 2,788,915.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Health Facilities
6 HOPE Worldwide 2,000,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Health Facilities
7 Portland Aids Association 150,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Health Facilities
8 Caribbean Health Research Council 251,000.00 Training
9 Substance Abuse Training – CARIAD 151,719.75 Training
10 Faculty of Medical Sciences – 16th Annual Research Conf. 300,000.00 Training
11 Ionie Whorms Innercity Counselling Centre 520,800.00 Training
12 Family & Parenting Centre – 2nd award 600,000.00 Training
13 Bustamante Hospital for Children – Research on Down Syndrome 540,000.00 Training
14 Monique Campbell 832,000.00 Training
15 Simone Thomas 1,400,000.00 Training
16 Herma Doiley 250,000.00 Medical Assistance
17 Sylvia Grant 31,050.00 Medical Assistance
18 The Hope Institute 97,000.00 Research
19 Malaria Programme 20,000,000.00 Development of Healthy Lifestyles
20 St. Mary Collaborators 106,000.00 Development of Healthy Lifestyles
21 Health Care Marketing 165,000.00 Development of Healthy Lifestyles
22 Eulalee Thompson – LIVE WELL 300,000.00 Development of Healthy Lifestyles
23 UHWI Pathology Dept (Cytogenetics Facility) 10,821,688.00 Development of Healthy Lifestyles
Sector: Arts and Culture
1 Tony Becca – Publication of Book “Souvenirs” 100,000.00 Literary
2 Island Dreams 1,000,000.00 Media/film/Music
3 Ginger Knight’s – Room for Rent – 2nd award 1,000,000.00 Media/film/Music
Sector: Education
1 Tiny Tots Basic School 7,460,000.00 Upgrading of basic school
2 Santoy Basic School 2,664,000.00 Upgrading of basic school
3 Walters Basic School 2,210,000.00 Upgrading of basic school

Approvals for May and June 2007

CHASE Fund
# Name of Project Amount Approved Category
Approved Month: May 2007
Sector: Health
1 Substance Abuse Training 151,719.75 Training
2 National Child Month Committee 65,000.00 Healthy Lifestyles
3 JAPINAD – Exposition & Conference 863,500.00 Healthy Lifestyles
4 Beatrice McGhie 50,000.00 Medical Assistance
5 Lloyd Watson 30,000.00 Medical Assistance
6 Paulette Baker 100,000.00 Medical Assistance
7 Faith Hamer 921,375.00 Medical Assistance
8 Sylvia Grant 68,100.00 Medical Assistance
Total 2,249,694.75
Approved Month: June 2007
Sector: Health
1 Content Gap Primary School 2,300,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading
2 Marvalyn Bradley 144,000.00 Medical Assistance
3 Hilton Douglas 350,000.00 Medical Assistance
4 Austin Tucker 259,000.00 Medical Assistance
5 Ricardo Lobban 350,000.00 Medical Assistance
6 Ophal Campbell 450,000.00 Medical Assistance
7 Lois Baylis 960,000.00 Medical Assistance
8 Pauline Rowe 373,000.00 Medical Assistance
9 Special Olympic Annual National Summer Games 425,000.00 Healthy Lifestyles
Total 5,611,000.00
Sector: Education
1 Institute of Education (UWI) – MSc. Education Leadership ini Early Childhood Development Programme 4,900,000.00 Training
2 God Bless Basic School 6,200,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Basic Schools
3 Swaby’s Hope Basic School 15,550,000.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Basic Schools
4 Iteboreal Basic School – add. Funding 1,750,667.00 Equipping & Upgrading of Basic Schools
Total 28,400,667.00 

Early Childhood Scholarship Fund

CHASE Fund

The Culture, Health, Arts, Sports and Education (CHASE) Fund in collaboration with the Ministry of Education invites applications for the Teacher Training Scholarship towards the Undergraduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education tenable at any of the following Institutions.

  • Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College
  • Shortwood Teachers’ College
  • St. Joseph’s Teachers’ College
  • Church Teachers’ College
  • Mico Teachers’ College
  • International University of the Caribbean (IUC)

Application forms are available at the Early Childhood Unit, Regional Offices of the Ministry of Education; from the CHASE website www.chase.org.jm and the Teachers’ Colleges.

Completed application forms must, along with all other documents requested, be sent to the Early Childhood Department at the Regional Offices or to:

Early Childhood Unit
Caenwood Complex
37 Arnold Road
Kingston 5

The Final date to receive applications is Friday, August 7, 2009.

NB. ONLY FIRST TIME APPLICANTS NEED APPLY AS COLLEGE GRADES WILL BE USED TO SELECT PREVIOUS SCHOLARSHIP AWARDEES.

Scholarship Form 2009/10

News

CHASE Fund
13 Sep, 2012

Reggae Month 2016 Gets a Boost from CHASE

Reggae Month 2016 “Reggae Mekya” marked the 8th staging of Reggae Month by the Jamaica Reggae Industry Association (JaRIA). The month-long celebration of Reggae music is geared towards highlighting the impact of the genre on the country’s social, cultural and economic development while sharpening the focus and drawing the attention of the world to this powerful Jamaican asset. CHASE approved support of $4M for the Reggae Honour Awards and the Music Symposium which were two of the signature events on the Reggae Month 2016 calendar.