Financial Assistance

The Muriel O’Mard Scholarship

In honour of the contribution of former Director Miss Muriel O’Mard, the Antigua and Barbuda Hospitality Training Institute (ABHTI) is pleased to announce the availability of two (2) scholarships.

Miss O’Mard served as Director of the Hotel Training Centre, renamed, the Antigua and Barbuda Hospitality Training Institute (ABHTI) for over 25 years. Her interest in tourism development, education and training over the years are a true testament of her accomplishments and legacy.

To compete for this scholarship you are required to complete a 500 word essay highlighting the following:

  • How the Muriel O’Mard Scholarship will aid in your tourism / hospitality career and the future of Antigua and Barbuda’s most vital industry “Tourism”?
  • What personal qualities do you possess that will add value to the hospitality product of Antigua and Barbuda?
  • What is your ultimate tourism / hospitality career goal?

You may insert same as part of your application documentation or email the essay to