Jamaica

OAS Office in Jamaica - by Google maps

Address: 2-4 Haining Road Kingston 05 Jamaica, W.I.

Tel: (876) 906-0146 | (876) 906-4054 | (876) 906-7759
Fax: (876) 754-9271
Hours: Monday-Friday from 8:00AM-4:00 PM

Email: oasjamaica@oas.org

  • Jeanelle van Glaanenweygel
    Representative
    Tel. 1876-906-0146 1876-906-7759
    Fax. 1876-754-9271
    Email: JVanGlaanenweygel@oas.org
  • Kerry-Ann Parchment
    Administrative
    Tel. 1876-906-0146 1876-906-7759
    Fax. 1876-754-9271
    Email: KParchment@oas.org

Welcome to the Webpage of the Office of the General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (GS/OAS) in Jamaica. Our objective is to showcase OAS programs and activities contributing to Jamaica’s development. We trust that the site will provide a better understanding of the work of the OAS in Jamaica. The GS/OAS Office in Jamaica ...

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Events

  • Jamaica National Drug Prevalence Survey
    Alhambra Inn & Restaurant, Kingston Jamaica, Wednesday March 30, 2016
  • The Celeberation of Pan American Day
    Assembly Hall, University of the West Indies Mona, Thursday April 14, 2016

Photo Gallery / Videos


OAS Representatives with ASG, Secretary for Strengthening Democracy, some other OAS colleagues in political affairs and EU Charge in Barbados

OAS Representatives with ASG, Secretary for Strengthening Democracy, some other OAS colleagues in po ...

Courtesy call by Jamaica's AMBASSADOR-DESIGNATE TO THE US, Ambassador Audrey Marks

Courtesy call by Jamaica's AMBASSADOR-DESIGNATE TO THE US, Ambassador Audrey Marks

New Path Project Ceremony

New Path Project Ceremony

Pan American Day Celeberation # 2

Pan American Day Celeberation # 2

  • Craft Enhancement Project and Business Planning Training to Support Human Capacity Building in the Public and Private Sectors Development Cooperation Fund (DCF)
  • Increasing Tourism Competitiveness through Sustainable Destination Management and Capacity Building in the Caribbean and Central America
  • The Peckham Bamboo Pre-Processing Project
  • A New Path Project: Promoting Productive Alternatives for Juvenile Remandees and Offenders in Jamaica

OAS Internships

The OAS Student Internship Program is designed for undergraduate, graduate and young professional student to allow them to work within their fields of study. The program although unpaid is very competitive. The OAS has 28 national offices and some special programs located in the member states. Internships are available in almost all of the offices and this will allow interns to choose whether they prefer to work in their home country or in another office.

  • Why the Organization of American States?
  • What is our offer?
  • Where can I do my Internship?
  • Requirements for application
  • Documents Required

OAS Scholarships

The OAS Academic Scholarship Program (Regular Program), established in 1958, grants scholarships every year for the pursuit of Master’s Degrees, Doctoral Degrees and Research leading to a degree. The OAS Special Caribbean Scholarships Program (SPECAF), established in 1983, grants scholarships for the last two years of undergraduate studies to citizens and residents of the English-speaking Caribbean OAS Member States. In addition to these programs the OAS, through its Partnerships Program for Education and Training (PAEC), is able to offer other attractive scholarship opportunities for academic studies with the support of its partner institutions in the Americas and around the world.

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OAS - Rowe Fund Educational loan programs for Studies in the United States

The OAS - Rowe Fund loan program for studies in the United States was established in 1948.  This program grants financial aid in the form of interest-free loans for up to $15,000 dollars for graduate, research, and the last two years of undergraduate studies, including semester exchange programs.  Applications may be submitted at any time during the studies in the U.S. and are accepted and reviewed year-round.  For more information about how to obtain a Rowe Fund loan, find other financial aid for studies abroad, or identify a university in the United States according to field of study, cost, or location, visit: www.oas.org/en/rowefund and follow us on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/rowefund

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