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STHE LEEWARD ISLANDS
Vublitbeb biy utthoritt.
51 VOL. LXXVIII. MONDAY, 27TH NOVEMBER, 1950. No. 101.
STATUTORY RULES ANI) ORDER.S.
1950, No. 33.
THE LEEWARD ISLANDS SCHOLARSHIP (AMENDMENT) RULES,
1950, DATED NOVEMBER 27, 1950, MADE BY THE GOVER-
NOR IN COUNCIL UNDER SECTION 4 OF THE LEEWARD
ISLANDS SCHOLARSHIP ACT, 1937, (No. 6/1937).
1. Short title. These Rules may be cited as the
Leeward Islands Scholarship (Amendment) Rules, 1950, and
shall be read as one with the Leeward Islands Scholarship
Rules, 1937, (S. U1. & 0. 1937, No. 25) as amended, herein-
after called the Principal Rules.
2. Amendment. The Principal Rules are hereby
amended by the substitution of the following for Rules 2, 4
and 5 thereof:-
2. VALUE OF SCHOLARSHIP AND DURATION. (1)
The basic value of a Leeward Islands Scholarship shall
be the sum of twelve hundred dollars per annum payable
throughout the duration of the course of study sanctioned,
and in such instalments as the Governor in Council may
Provided that this amount may be increased from
time to time in the discretion of the Governor in Council
to the equivalent of rates approved by the Secretary of
State for the Colonies for Colonial Development and
Provided further that in exercising such discretion
there shall be taken into account the ability of the parent
or guardian of the person to whom the Scholarship is
awarded to contribute towards the cost of such course
(2) The period for which a scholarship shall be
awarded shall not exceed six years.
4. EXAMINATION. The Examination for the Scholar-
ship shall be the Cambridge Higher School Certificate
Examination which shall be held simultaneously in each
Presidency where there is a candidate for the scholarship.
5. AWARD OF SCHOLARSHIP. The scholarship shall be
awarded to the candidate who is reported by the Examiners to
have obtained the best results in the General paper, and in sub-
jects totalling six units in accordance with the Scheme of Exam-
ination prescribed from time to time by the University of
Cambridge Local Examination Syndicate:
(a) it shall not be obligatory upon the Governor-in-
Council to award a scholarship in any year if in the opinion
of the Governor-in-Council no candidate has appeared to
be deserving of such award; and
(b) in case the scholarship shall be withheld in any
year the Governor-in-Council may, in his discretion, award
an additional scholarship in another year."
Made by the Governor in Council this 27th day of
A. E. PENN,
Clerk of the Council.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Government Printer.-By Authority.