OAS / FLACSO Scholarships for Master Students in Argentina, 2014


The Organization of American States (OAS) in partnership with Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO) offers four scholarships for master students. These scholarships are open to the students from OAS member state for pursuing master program in Human Development at FLACSO. Scholarships will cover 80% of tuition fees for one year but can be extended for another year on the basis of academic performance and the availability of resources program scholarship fund. August 2, 2013 is the application deadline.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are offered for studying Master program in Human Development.
Course Level: Scholarships are offered for pursuing master degree
Scholarship Provider: The Organization of American States (OAS) and Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO), Argentina
Scholarship can be taken at: Argentina

-To qualify for the scholarship, the candidate must have completed the admissions process at FLACSO and have been admitted to the program.
-Interested candidates are eligible to nationality and / or residence of any of the Member States of the GS / OAS except Argentina.
-The General Secretariat staff, people who are under performance contracts with the General Secretariat, the staff of the permanent missions to the OAS, and their immediate families are not eligible to receive grants from the GS / OAS.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Students from OAS member state (Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, The Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, United States of America, Uruguay and Venezuela) can apply for these scholarships.

Scholarship Description: The Organization of American States (OAS) and FLACSO Argentina offer 4 scholarships for Master in Human Development. Important: The scholarship program is not available to citizens or permanent residents of Argentina.

Number of award(s): Four scholarships are offered.

Duration of award(s): The scholarship is for one year and can be ordered its extension for another year, in the case of Master’s students. The approval of the extension depends on the academic performance and the availability of resources Program Scholarship Fund. The scholarship awards, in all cases, will cover only a portion of the amounts of tariffs, for a group of students.

What does it cover? The scholarship will cover 80% of tuition and is subject to academic performance of scholarship which must approve all materials according to curriculum on schedule 6 consecutive quarters and get an average equal to or greater than 7 (seven) each term in order to maintain the scholarship.

Selection Criteria: Selection Criteria for Scholarship Applicants:
-Merit and academic and professional credentials of the applicant.
-The potential impact on return / completion of the curriculum.
-The geographic distribution of candidates to take into account the most important needs of emerging economies.
-Financial need of the applicant, based on what you indicated in your essays.
-The integration of a gender equality perspective.

How to Apply: Download and complete the scholarship application form. Send via e-mail the form of scholarship along with an affidavit of expenses and income affidavit: desarrollohumano-at-flacso.org.ar.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The deadline to apply for admission to the master is the July 20, 2013. Scholarship applicants must complete the online scholarship application and send it before the August 2, 2013.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

Read more: OAS / FLACSO Scholarships for Master Students in Argentina, 2014 : 2013 2014 Scholarship Positions