The Ministry of District Administration, Tourism and Transport has reopened registration for the stipend program aimed at assisting Caymanians who worked in the Tourism sector and have been displaced due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has impacted our tourism industry.
As of Monday, 14 September displaced tourism employees who have not yet registered with the Ministry of Tourism can access the registration link at stipend.ourcayman.ky. Persons interested in registering for the stipend programme must meet the following criteria:
• Worked in the Tourism sector in 2019
• No longer working full-time
• Have not applied already
The deadline to apply is Wednesday, 30 September 2020. Once the deadline has passed the verification process will begin; applicants are encouraged to respond to missed calls, voicemails, and emails as representatives from the Ministry and Department of Tourism may be contacting them for further information.
To accommodate persons with questions pertaining specifically to the official email and instructions on banking details, the call centre will be open during the hours of 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, as of 14 September 2020.
Call centre numbers are as follows:
• 526 1252
• 526 1254
• 526 1275
• 526 1276
• 526 1290
• 526 1291
The Ministry and Department of Tourism remain committed to assisting persons within the tourism sector whose livelihood has been lost due this global pandemic.