Organization of American States (OAS): Organization of Amercian States (OAS) - Professional Development Scholarships Program
e Organization of American States (OAS) Professional Development Scholarship Program offers opportunities for professional development through short-term courses in specialized areas of training. Professional development courses may be carried out on-site, by distance education or in a combination of both. Numerous courses are offered throughout the year. Interested applicants are encouraged to consult the Program regularly to stay informed of courses offered.
The objective of the Organization of American States (OAS) Program of Scholarships and Training is to assist the member states with their domestic development goals by supporting human resource development in the priority areas established by the Summits of the Americas, the Strategic Plan for Partnership for Integral Development of the Inter-American Council for Integral Development, and the OAS General Assembly.
Funds for tuition and course fees, international travel, and health insurance
Eligibility - nationality
Meet the requirements indicated in the course description.
Be proficient in the language in which the course is delivered.
Applicants are only eligible for a scholarship for study in an OAS member state other than Canada. A scholarship for study in another country in which the applicant also holds the status of citizen or permanent resident is subject to approval.
Applicants may be granted a scholarship for a distance education course where the participant remains in Canada for all or most of the duration of the course.
Recipients of an OAS Professional Development Scholarship Program in the past 12 months and current scholarship recipients are not eligible to apply.