The JEI is the national federation for esports in Jamaica. We aim to engage our youth by developing competitive video game skills, encouraging fair play, building team spirit and establishing Jamaica as a recognized member of the global esports community.
As the nationally recognized body we create the guidelines for esports activities, support entities who wish to get involved in the industry. We also engage local and international partners to bring support and expertise to our members.
The J.E.I invites; players, tournament organizers, teams, schools and clubs to become members. Our members receive exclusive access to our esports center, sponsorship opportunities, discounts, and other developmental resources that will contribute greatly to their growth in esports.
Compete individually or with your team in 9 disciplines, in the 2022 National Esports League, for a space on the Dr. Birdz team and for a share in a combined prize pool of over JMD $1,000,000.00. *JEI membership required
The Commonwealth Esports Championships will take place in Birmingham on August 6-7, 2022. It will feature athletes from across the Commonwealth. *Dr. Birdz qualifications take place in the JEI National League
The Panam Open this year it will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Countries will compete for USD $200,000.00 and a place in the 14th WE Championship, in Bali, Indonesia. *Dr. Birdz qualifications take place in the JEI National League
The International Esports Federation (IESF) has announced a total prize pool of USD $500,000.00 to be awarded at the upcoming 14th WE Championships Finals, taking place in Bali, Indonesia from 27 November to 9 December. *Dr. Birdz qualifications take place in the JEI National League
Istanbul will host the second edition of the GEF’s flagship event in December 2022. Istanbul stands at the crossroads between Asia and Europe, but it also stands at the very heart of a thriving inclusive youth culture. *Dr. Birdz qualifications take place in the JEI National League
JEI workshops consist of practical and theoretical sessions to engage and educate our members on everything esports. Activities vary from game skills training, pc building, shout casting, tournament management, organization and member socials. *JEI membership required