CAFCI Accepting Student Assistance Applications

For 29 years, CAFCI has provided awards to deserving students to assist with their college expenses. Palm Beach County high school seniors interested in applying for the award can obtain the application at

The completed, signed application is due March 4, 2022.

Requirements for the CAFCI award include a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; an official transcript in a sealed envelope; a letter of acceptance from an accredited college or institute of higher education; evidence of school and community involvement; two letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors or coaches; and an essay to demonstrate interest and knowledge of Caribbean culture and affairs.

Students meeting the requirements are invited for an interview, after which the selection for awards is made.

The CAFCI Student Assistance funds are raised by donations from CAFCI members and supporters; community partners/stakeholders; and from proceeds generated from CAFCI’s annual Friendship Ball.

For more information about CAFCI, visit or call (561) 790-4002.