Why Choose Bluewater Maritime School?
Bluewater Maritime School is a small school - we care about you. Our pricing policy is easy - an upfront cost with no hidden extras. Our fees include all application fees, books, instruments, testing and paperwork completion assistance. One upfront charge is all you pay, no "a la' carte" pricing here.
Lodging facilities are available on site for our out-of-town students at nominal and affordable pricing. Our class sizes are small. That means you get a personalized experience. If you have trouble in an area, we provide free one-on-one tutoring until you fully comprehend the subject. We also offer free make-up days if you have to miss class for excusable reasons.
Ordinary Seaman with BST
This grant is available for disadvantaged and at-risk youth.
Full Grants are available for this program to qualified candidates.
The grant will cover the cost of all tuition, books and fees associated with this program. Twelve grants per year will be awarded, one seat per class. Grants DO NOT cover the cost of residential costs or on-site berthing.
In addition there is a grant available in the amount of $750. Eligibility requirements for this grant is the same as for the full grant. However, the remaining tuition balance of $750 must be paid in full by the day that class starts.
Those students wishing to seek a grant are required to contact the school to schedule an interview. All grant applications must be in 30 days prior to the start of class.
Sanders Career Grant
Grants for the Specially Trained Ordinary Seaman Program are for economically disadvantaged adults aged 30 and over.
Students between the age of 17 to 24 who reside in Duval county please call for information on how to apply for scholarships that include job placement.