Professional development opportunities for Canadians in OAS member states

July 4, 2019 – The Organization of American States (OAS) Professional Development Scholarship Program offers professional development opportunities to Canadians through short-term courses in specialized areas of training. The courses may be carried out on-site, by distance education or in a combination of both.

Numerous courses are offered throughout the year. Canadian professionals may be interested in upcoming courses. For a full list of available courses, please consult the Scholarships for Professional Development web page of the OAS.

Interested applicants are required to submit an application and all required documentation to the National Liaison Office (ONE) a few business days before the deadline in the specific course description available on the OAS website. The ONE is the official channel for processing OAS scholarships. For further information on the application process, please visit the OAS Professional Development Scholarship Program.

Additionally, Canadians are eligible for other scholarships offered via the OAS by its partner institutions in the Americas and around the world. For further details on the various other programs available, please refer to the OAS website.

Upcoming courses

Course nameCourse datesONE DeadlineOAS Deadline
Curso De Posgrado Jóvenes, Educación Y Trabajo: Nuevas Tendencias Y Desafíos (Spanish only)August 9 to December 12, 2019July 22, 2019July 25, 2019
Certificado en Estudios Afrolatinoamericanos (Spanish only)September 2, 2019 to March 2, 2020July 22, 2019July 25, 2019
Diploma Superior En Estudios Y Políticas De Juventud En América Latina (Spanish only)September 12, 2019 to September 17, 2020August 11, 2019August 14, 2019
Las Nuevas Tecnologías Y La Violencia De Género Online (Spanish only)September 12 to November 7, 2019August 11, 2019August 14, 2019