The Educational Portal of the Americas is pleased to inform of this scholarship opportunity offered through the OAS Scholarships Program:
Due to the demand and success of the 2011 scholarship program sponsored by the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Brazilian Universities Coimbra Group (GCUB), with the support of the Brazilian Ministry of External Relations’ Division of Educational Issues, this year the OAS and the GCUB are providing 160 scholarship opportunities to outstanding citizens of OAS member countries to study masters or doctorate programs in Brazilian universities.
Through these advanced training opportunities, the OAS supports the development of human resources of its Member States. The above opportunity makes it possible to promote greater integration between the Brazilian universities and Latin America and the Caribbean; thus promoting the scientific and cultural exchange, internationalization and the mobilization of outstanding students from the Americas.
The master and doctoral programs offered by the educational institutions of Brazil covers various fields of study, research and development of the next generation of advanced technology appropriate to the realities and needs of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Potential candidates must review the List of Participating Brazilian Universities and Available Programs. Applicants are asked to select up to three (3) Programs, each from a different participating university located in a different geographical region.
Place of Study: Brazil (19 universities)
Program: Master’s and Doctoral degree
Deadlines: Application for admission and
scholarship: August 31, 2012
Scholarship Benefits: 100% of the total cost of tuition, monthly
allowance for living expenses,
contribution to travel expenses to Brazil and Portuguese language learning.
For more information about this scholarship opportunity, application process and forms please click here
For more information on OAS Scholarship opportunities please visit: www.oas.org/scholarships