Sixth Call of the Republic of Chile-Nelson Mandela Scholarships

By | August 1, 2019

Sixth Call of the Republic of Chile-Nelson Mandela Scholarships

Call for applications: 2019

Please read the criteria carefully before applying to ensure your eligibility.

For the academic year 2019, the Chilean Agency for International Cooperation and Development (AGCID) offers scholarships to perform accredited Master Degree studies in Chilean Universities or other higher education institutions. These scholarships are offered to professionals who are citizens of South Africa, Mozambique, and Angola.

AGCID’s Horizontal Cooperation Scholarship Program began in 1993 and, to date, more than 1,000 Latin American and Caribbean professionals have completed post-graduate programs in various fields of specialization offered by Chilean universities or higher education institutions, and, as of the year 2015, the Scholarship Program has been extended to citizens of South Africa, Mozambique, and Angola.

Scholarships may only be granted to participate in the Master’s degree studies referred to in Annex 1 of this Call for applications, with start dates for the second semester of 2019 or the first semester of 2020.

Applications to the areas of ASTRONOMY, AGRICULTURE, ENERGY, PUBLIC POLICY MANAGEMENT, HEALTH, ENVIRONMENT, AND MINING, among others, that appear on the List of Masters programs contained in Annex 1 attached to this Call for Applications.

NOTE: The selected scholarship recipients must have Spanish language proficiency certification, since the courses indicated and imparted in Chile are only taught in Spanish.

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