by Kevon Browne
St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued statements indicating the possibility for citizens and residents of St. Kitts and Nevis to be awarded scholarships to attend universities in The United States and Switzerland.
The Organization of American States (OAS), in collaboration with the Universidad Ana G. Mendez (UAGM), is offering scholarship opportunities to pursue studies at the Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral levels beginning in the 2022-2023 academic year.
Academic programmes will be offered on-site in Spanish and English.
The scholarship will cover a one-time tuition allowance of US$4,000 for the first 15 students who enroll, and all other expenses will be borne by the recipient.
Interested participants should submit their applications online through the following website: https://anagmendez.net/international-scholarships/index_es.html by 15th September 2022.
Please click on the link below for more information:
Additionally, the Swiss Government, through the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS), is currently awarding postgraduate scholarships to scholars and researchers of St Kitts and Nevis.
Three types of scholarships will be offered to individuals who meet the required criteria for the academic year 2023/2024 in Research, PhD, or Post-doctoral studies in all fields (except arts) in Switzerland at one of the public-funded universities or recognised Swiss institutions.
Ten candidates will be selected.
For detailed information and application guides to the different scholarship types, interested persons may consult the guidelines at the following address: www.sbfi.admin.ch/scholarships_eng.
Please click on the links below to access the application forms