The OAS is offering additional professional development courses to Canadians

August 8, 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) at 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
Teaching English to speakers of Other Languages for Students with Disabilities (English only)October 14 to November 15, 2019September 3, 2019September 6, 2019
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages with Science, Technology, Engineering, And Math (STEM) (English only)October 14 to November 15, 2019September 3, 2019September 6, 2019
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages: Motivating Students Through Gamification and Other Activities (English only)October 14 to November 15, 2019September 3, 2019September 6, 2019
Grid Connected and Stand-Alone Photovoltaic Systems (English only)October 7, 2019 to March 7, 2020September 17 2019September 20, 2019
Las Políticas Publicas Frente A Las Violencias De Genero: El Continuum Entre Lo Privado Y Lo Publico (Spanish only)October 7 to December 13, 2019September 17 2019September 20, 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