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  • Writer's pictureOmran Aburayya

2024 OAS-UAGM Graduate Scholarship in Puerto Rico

As part of a collaboration between the Organization of American States (OAS) and The Universidad Ana G. Méndez (UAGM) in Puerto Rico, a graduate (Master's) scholarship for citizens or permanent residents of the OAS states is offered. OAS-UAGM scholarship covers 50% of tuition fees for the entire study program the awardees have selected. This article presents a comprehensive guide for this scholarship opportunity.


OAS-UAGM Scholarship Summary

• Host Country: Puerto Rico

• Host University: Universidad Ana G. Méndez

• Study Level: Master

• Language of instruction: Spanish and English

• Funding: 50% tuition fees waiver

• Deadline: August 31, 2024


Scholarship Coverage

The OAS-UAGM Scholarship covers 50% of the entire cost of the master's program of your choice.Furthermore, The OAS shall cover a one-time tuition allowance of USD $4,000 to

the first 15 students that enroll in the programs to help defray the cost of tuition only in the first year of study.

Costs that are Not covered by the scholarship:

  • 50 % of the remaining tuition cost,

  • application fees,

  • housing costs,

  • meal plans,

  • Round trip airfare,

  • health Insurance fees,

  • Books and Study Materials,

  • Visa fees

  • any additional fees associated not included in the OAS-UAGM Scholarship.


Eligible Programs

There are 37 eligible master's program from which you can choose. You can access the list of available programs on this (Call for applications PDF) file. You'll find the list of programs in Annex 1 at the end of the document.


Eligibility criteria

To be considered for this scholarship opportunity, an applicant must:

  1. Be a new applicant: Never been awarded the OAS-UAGM Scholarship before.

  2. Be a citizen and/or permanent legal resident of any (OAS member state) except USA

• NOTE: Applicants from Argentina must fill out a required form through the following link;

it to the National Liaison Office (ONE) in Argentina.


Application Procedure

To apply for an OAS – UAGM PAEC scholarship, applicants must complete the application form available at ( by or before the deadlines indicated. The process goes as follows:

  1. Complete UAGM admission process and submit required documentation.

  2. UAGM will evaluate the candidates that comply with requirements to be admitted.

  3. Only applicants who have been admitted to UAGM will be considered for the scholarship.

Selection process and notification

• UAGM and the OAS will select the scholarship awardees, based on the institution’s

admission criteria. The names of the scholarship awardees will be published in September

• UAGM will contact selected candidates by email with the scholarship offer and

instructions for the scholarship acceptance. Applicants who are not selected will not be





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