The OAS is offering online professional development opportunities for Canadians this spring

February 22, 2021 – The Organization of American States (OAS), in partnership with the organizations identified below, is offering scholarships for online post-secondary development to high-performing students in OAS Member States, including Canadians.

Scholarships directly offered by OAS partner organizations

AwardOAS partner organizationLanguage of instructionDeadline

Master’s in Project Management (OAS-UCI) (PDF)

Universidad para la Cooperación InternacionalEnglish or SpanishMarch 7, 2021
Master’s Scholarship – in energy, construction, infrastructures and engineering (OAS-Structuralia) (PDF)Soluciones Integrales de Formación y Gestión (Structuralia)English or SpanishFor the March cohort: March 18, 2021
For the May cohort: May 14, 2021
Executive MBA (OAS-FE) (PDF - Spanish only)Formato Educativo, Escuela de NegociosSpanishMay 31, 2021

Students/professionals interested in these opportunities should contact the OAS organizational partner offering the scholarship.

Scholarships that require Canadian government nomination

Applications for the following programs must be officially supported by the designated National Liaison Office (ONE) of the OAS Member State in which the applicant is a citizen or permanent resident.

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is the ONE for Canada. In order for CBIE to meet OAS’ nomination deadline in early March, candidates must send a copy of their submitted OAS application form and all supporting documents in digital format (not in physical format) to by the deadline below.

AwardOAS partner institutionLanguage of instructionONE application deadline
Grid-Connected and Stand-Alone Photovoltaic Systems (OAS-UPV) (PDF)Universitat Politècnica de ValènciaEnglish or SpanishFebruary 28, 2021, 11:59pm EST
Diploma in STEM-STEAM Education (OEA-PORTAL EDUCATIVO) (PDF - Spanish only)Portal Educativo de las Américas; Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana de ColombiaSpanishFebruary 28, 2021, 11:59pm EST
Gender rights and equality approach to policies, programs and projects (OEA-PORTAL EDUCATIVO) (PDF - Spanish only)Portal Educativo de las Américas; Comisión Interamericana de MujeresSpanishFebruary 28, 2021, 11:59pm EST
Diploma in Public Administration for Territorial Development (OEA-PORTAL EDUCATIVO) (PDF - Spanish only)Portal Educativo de las Américas; Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales, ChileSpanishFebruary 28, 2021, 11:59pm EST

For more information, please visit the Organization of American States (OAS) Professional Development Scholarship Program.