NIA announces OAS Scholarship Opportunities

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (February 14, 2018) — The following is a notice from the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) announcing scholarship opportunities that are available from the Organisation of American States (OAS).

The Human Resources Department of the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) is pleased to inform you that the Organization of American States (OAS) is once again awarding scholarships to citizens of the OAS member states to pursue bachelors, masters or doctoral degrees, at an accredited higher learning institution in an OAS member state. Some of the benefits of an OAS scholarship may include:

  • Round trip ticket;
  • Tuition and mandatory fees;
  • Monthly complementary subsistence allowance;
  • Medical insurance; and
  • Yearly book allowance.

For further information on the following, please visit the link

  • Types of Scholarships;
  • Key Eligibility Requirements;
  • Scholarship Application Documents and Forms; and
  • Selection Process.

All other information related to this program including documents and application process is available at the OAS Scholarships’ website:

Kindly note that all completed applications must be forwarded to NIA, Human Resources Department by Wednesday, April 21st 2018.

For any other guidance, feel free to contact the Human Resources Department, Training Officer – Mrs Gill or Senior Clerk – Miss Williams on 469-5521 ext. 5163/4.

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