Partial Scholarships For Online Course

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Public officials, civil society representatives, students and other members of the public may now sign up for the online course Sustainable Public Procurement, which will be held from September 12 to November 3. The Organisation of American States is offering 25 scholarships which will cover 88 per cent of the tuition, and selected participants will pay a reduced fee of US$49 …

OAS Scholarship Opportunity

bgis Ministry News

Medium and high-level management professionals of technical and operational areas in telecommunications/ICT organisations now have another opportunity to participate in a development course on Spectrum Management: Using The Latest Generation Tools. It will be delivered online in English from September 23 to October 19, and the OAS will be funding the full tuition cost of the course. For more detailed …

Apply Now For OAS Scholarship

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Scholarship applications are now available for the Master’s Degree in Project Management, which is being offered by the University of International Cooperation of Costa Rica. The Economic Affairs Division has advised that the 20-month programme, which will commence in September 2017, will be taught in English. For further information, including how to apply and an outline of the scholarship benefits, …

Scholarship Applications For Certificate Programmes

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Economic Affairs Division has advised that scholarship applications are available for a number of certificate programmes offered by eCornell, the online learning subsidiary of Cornell University. The courses being offered are: Change Leadership, Financial Management, Executive Leadership for Healthcare Professionals, Measuring and Improving Business Performance, Hospitality Management, Strategic Human Resources Leadership and Marketing Strategy. They will be conducted online …

Apply For 2018 Japanese Scholarship

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The Government of Japan is inviting Barbadian students to submit applications for its 2018 Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) Scholarship, to pursue postgraduate research studies at Japanese universities. The postgraduate (Research Students) programme will run for one-and-a-half to two years in non-degree research study, and will include six months of intensive Japanese language training. However, this …

Scholarship Opportunity In Russia

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The Government of the Russian Federation is offering Barbadians a scholarship in the area of Linguistics and Literary Studies. The scholarship is applicable for the academic year 2017 to 2018, and persons interesting in applying should do so online at russia.study/en, by Wednesday, March 1, 2017. One-year Russian language courses will be available for beginners. For more information, persons may visit …

Apply For Royal Hospitality Scholarship

Kathyann Husbands Ministry News

A Barbadian employed in the hospitality sector will have an opportunity to undergo training at Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle next year. During his recent visit to the Caribbean, His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales announced that the Royal Household Hospitality Scholarship 2017 would offer nine hospitality placements for Caribbean citizens to be trained at Buckingham Palace and Windsor …

Jones Lauds Melanie Kristin Price Foundation

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Education Minister Ronald Jones has congratulated parents of the late Melanie Kristin Price for keeping her memory alive. The featured speaker at the recent presentation of the 2016 Melanie Kristin Price Foundation scholarship, Minister Jones commended Yvette Oxley and Glyne Price for perpetuating their child’s legacy, while reaching out to young persons. Mr. Jones recalled the type of spirit Melanie …