Organization of American States Academic Scholarship Program

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Organization of American States

The Organization of American States Academic Scholarship Program provides grants to individuals in OAS member countries to pursue undergraduate or graduate studies. Grants are awarded by the Department of Human Development, Education and Culture (DHDEC) of the OAS for either on-site or distance education in a university or higher learning institution in an OAS member country.

Focus: 

Economic diversification and integration, trade liberalization, and market access; education; social development and the creation of productive employment; scientific development and exchange and transfer of technology; strengthening of democratic institutions; sustainable development of tourism; sustainable development and the environment; and culture.

Countries: 
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
The Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Bolivia
Brazil
Canada
Chile
Colombia
Costa Rica
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
El Salvador
Grenada
Guatemala
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras
Jamaica
Mexico
Nicaragua
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Vincent & Grenadines
Suriname
Trinidad and Tobago
United States
Uruguay
Venezuela
How to Apply: 

Applications must be submitted to the National Liaison Office (ONE) in the applicant's country of origin or permanent residence. United States citizens or legal permanent residents must apply directly to the OAS Department of Human Development, Education and Culture in Washington, DC and must include proof of such legal status. 

Now accepting applications: See below for information on the application process for the following programs:
OAS Regular Program for Academic Scholarships (Undergraduate)
OAS Regular Program for Academic Scholarships (Graduate) / Programa Regular de la OEA para Becas Académicas (Postgrado)