EADIC Offering Online Scholarships

Shamkoe Pilé Ministry News

  The Economic Affairs Division, as National Liaison Office for the Organization of American States (OAS), invites eligible persons to apply for scholarships in eight courses offered by the Escuela Abierta de Desarrollo de Ingeniería y Construcción (EADIC). The programmes will be taught online in Spanish for approximately 11 to 13 months, depending on the course.  Applicants whose native language …

New Zealand Offers 20 Scholarships

Shamkoe Pilé Ministry News

The Government of New Zealand is offering 20 scholarships to Caribbean nationals interested in pursuing postgraduate studies in the following priority areas: Climate Change and Environment, Food Security and Agriculture, and Renewable Energy and Disaster Risk Management. Persons who are interested in pursuing these programmes should review the eligibility criteria and apply online at www.nzscholarships.govt.nz. The studies will commence in …

Scholarships Being Offered By Romania

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Romanian Government is providing full scholarships to Barbadian students who wish to pursue either undergraduate or postgraduate degrees in Romania, for the academic year beginning September 2019. The scholarships are being offered in the following areas: Political and Administrative Studies, Education Sciences, Romanian Culture and Civilization, Journalism, Technical Studies, Oil and Gas, Agricultural Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Architecture and Visual …

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

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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, …