- fill out the online application for the Professional Development Scholarships Program available in each OAS course description;
- upon completion of the OAS online application form, print a hard copy, sign the application form; and
- submit the signed OAS application form with all required documentation to the National Liaison Office (ONE) by mail or by e-mail.
The National Liaison Office (ONE) in Canada is:
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
Attn: OAS Professional Development Scholarship Program
220 Laurier Avenue West, Suite 1550
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5Z9
For documentation sent by mail, it is strongly recommended that the applicant collect the application form and all the required supporting documents in a sealed envelope and send it to the ONE by a method that provides confirmation of its delivery, such as a courier service or registered mail.
The ONE will acknowledge receipt of the documents by email.
Review Procedures and Conditions
To be considered for the OAS Professional Development Scholarship Program, applications must have the official endorsement of the designated National Liaison Office (ONE) of the OAS Member State in which the applicant is a citizen or permanent resident. Applications submitted directly to the OAS will not be considered.
Applicants will be contacted directly by the OAS regarding the status of their application. Permanent Missions to the OAS, the ONEs and the Offices of the General Secretariat in the countries concerned will also be informed of the names of the scholarship recipients.
Applicants must ensure that a permanent email address is included in their application.
All decisions made by the OAS are final and are not open to appeal.
Documents submitted to the ONE will not be returned.
These scholarships are subject to the availability of funding provided by the OAS through the Department of Human Development, Education, and Culture (DHDEC).