Press Releases

For the third straight year, Petrojam Limited has expanded its goodwill to awarding two scholarships to the top GSAT boy and girl of Greenwich All age school in Kingston. This year’s scholarship winners are Samella Walters and Orain Muir. The scholarships will cover school costs, books and miscellaneous items as the students’ parents or guardians request. Akishma Fisher, a member of the Community Outreach Committee, noted that the scholarship, which is now annual came about as a need for the company to impact on its community and lift the educational level of Greenwich All Age school.

Petrojam Limited formally launched its Graduate Internship Programme at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on Tuesday, February 5, under the theme, “Your Time to Shine, Unearth Your True Potential”.

Ten interns were selected to participate in the company’s inaugural internship programme which offers recent tertiary graduates the opportunity to gain practical experience in their respective fields of study over a year. The interns started at Petrojam on January 2.  

The National Swim Team travelled to Aruba to compete in the 29th CARIFTA Swimming Championships held April 22-26, thanks to a donation from Petrojam Limited. As part of their commitment to health, education and sports, the company donated $5 million dollars to the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica (ASAJ) on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the National Aquatic Centre. 

The safety initiatives of the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM), the National Road Safety Council and the Jamaica Gasolene Retailers Association were further strengthened by donations from Petrojam.
On Thursday, August 22, Petrojam Limited symbolically handed over an aggregate of one million dollars to the organizations in a small ceremony attended by Director General, ODPEM, Mr. Richard Thompson, President, JGRA, Mr. Derrick Thompson, Executive Director, NRSC, Mrs. Paula Fletcher and members of the Petrojam Management Committee.