Scholarships Available At Universities In China

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Economic Affairs Division has advised of the call for applications for scholarships at the undergraduate and graduate levels from various universities in the People’s Republic of China. The duration of the scholarships is one to five years, depending on the level of study being undertaken.  Studies will take place in China and will be delivered in Chinese and/or English. …

Apply For Mexican Government Scholarships

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Tertiary Section of the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training has advised that suitably qualified persons may now apply for the 2019 Mexican Government Scholarships. The types of scholarships and their maximum duration are as follows: Graduate and undergraduate mobility programmes for a period of one academic term – trimester, quarter or semester; Graduate-level research and postdoctoral fellowships …

History Created With 2018 Barbados Scholarships And Exhibitions

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This year will be recorded as an historic one for the award of Barbados Scholarships and Exhibitions. Not only was it the first time that The St. Michael School joined the prestigious ranks of other institutions by securing a Barbados scholar in the person of Nathan Lovell, but according to Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Santia Bradshaw, there …

Apply Now For OAS Academic Scholarships

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Economic Affairs Division has advised that the public can now apply for the Organization of American States (OAS) Academic Scholarships for Graduate and Undergraduate Studies. Applications should be submitted to the Economic Affairs Division, Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, 3rd Floor East, Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael, by Friday, April 6, 2018. For additional information related to …

Jones: Interest In Mandarin Growing

Melissa Rollock Top Stories

Mandarin, the official Chinese language, is on the verge of replacing Spanish and French as the foreign language of choice among Barbadians. Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, made this observation last Friday evening while addressing officials and recipients of the Chinese Ambassador’s Awards, during a ceremony at the Chinese Embassy, Rockley, Christ Church. Lashida Taylor, Tianna …

PM Stuart Meets Israeli’s Ambassador

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Israel could be providing assistance to Barbados’ agricultural sector in the future. This was one of several areas raised recently when Prime Minister Freundel Stuart met with the State of Israel’s Ambassador to Barbados, Gil Artzyeli, at Ilaro Court.  Mr. Stuart said he was attracted to Israel’s Agricultural Center of Excellence concept, especially since this country has to “sophisticate” and …

SJPP Students Receive Scholarships

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Three students from the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) are this year’s recipients of the National Ozone Depleting Substance (ODS) Phase Out Support Scholarship. They are Jerrad Roach; Rachad Goring and Ryan Felicien, second-year students in the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (RAC) diploma programme. The students were awarded in a brief ceremony today at the Ministry of Environment and Drainage, …

Three Graduate Programs Now Available

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Economic Affairs Division has advised that the public may now apply for three graduate programs being offered by the KDI School of Public Policy and Management in South Korea, which will be taught in English. They are: a Master of Public Management, a Master of Public Policy and a Master of Development Policy. Scholarship benefits for the Master of …

Scholars Urged To Be Good Ambassadors

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The 2017/2018 recipients of the Chinese Government Scholarship have been urged to do their best, be good ambassadors for Barbados and most importantly to learn the language and immerse themselves in the culture. These words of encouragement were given by Minister of Education, Ronald Jones, at the delivery ceremony of the admission letters for the scholarship winners, held recently at …

QC Tops Scholarship & Exhibitions

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With a total of 15 scholarships and 11 exhibitions, Queen’s College has received the lion’s share of the 45 scholarships distributed this year. This was revealed by Minister of Education, Ronald Jones, who disclosed that in addition to Queen’s College’s 26 winners, Harrison College received 11 scholarships and five exhibitions; The Foundation School, one exhibition; and the Barbados Community College, …