Scholarships for Professional Development


The OAS Professional Development Scholarship Program (PDSP), established in 1962, grants hundreds of scholarships every year for students to complete short or medium-term, intensive, non-academic courses and training programs offered by its partner offering institutions around the world. For further information about PDSP click here.


  • Invitation to submit courses proposals 2017 (Invitation has been closed)

Does your Institution offer short or medium-term, intensive, non-academic courses or training programs?

Check out our Course Proposals Announcement!

This is an invitation to OAS Member States, OAS Permanent Observers, regional and international organizations, public and private agencies, philanthropic and commercial institutions, institutes of higher learning, and other areas of the General Secretariat.

  • Online Application (Application has been closed)


Information about courses / Application:

List of OPEN Courses 2016

(See results of closed announcements in botton of page)

Course/ Training and Announcement Language of the Course Deadline to Present Candidacy Modality of the Course Partner Institution offering the Course Type of Scholarship / Course Dates

Introducción a la energía Solar Fotovoltaica


Please contact your respective ONE Online Universitat Politècnica de València-UPV-, España PDSP
Dec 25 to Jul 23, 2017  

Grant Writing. How to Write Proposals for Fund Search


Please contact your respective ONE Online Centro Internacional de Estudios Interdisciplinarios (CIESI) PDSP/PAEC
Dec 12 to Mar 17, 2017