NIA announces scholarship opportunities in Colombia

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NIA announces scholarship opportunities in Colombia

From the NIA

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – The following is an announcement from the Ministry of Human Resources in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) regarding scholarship opportunities for study in Colombia:

The Nevis Island Administration’s Ministry of Human Resources is pleased to inform you of the Colombia scholarship offer, which provides applicants with the opportunity to specialize in master’s and PhD programs in Colombia. In order to apply, candidates must meet the below requirements:

  • A foreign undergraduate degree in any area of knowledge
  • At least 4.0 GPA of the undergraduate program
  • At least one (1) year of professional experience in the related field
  • Have a high level of Spanish language
  • Must be in a range of age between 25-49 years old

The scholarship will cover the following:

  • tuition fee
  • living expenses
  • health insurance
  • books and materials
  • visa application
  • move-in grant

For detailed course information and application guidelines, visit www.icetex.gov.co and click on “BECAS.” Note that applications must be received by the Ministry of Human Resources by Wednesday, May 16. DO NOT utilize the date provided by Colombia, as applications go through a few channels prior to receipt by the Columbian representatives.

For any other concern, please contact Ministry of Human Resources Training Officer Shanola Murrey-Gill at 469 5521 Ext. 5163-4 or email Shanola.murreygill@niagov.com.