Institute for Gender and Development Studies

For study in Trinidad and Tobago

The UWI, St. Augustine Campus

Government of Trinidad and Tobago

  • Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP)

    CSFP National Agencies — Each Commonwealth government has designated a national agency for the operation of Commonwealth Scholarships. Please contact the national agency in your home country for more information about applying for a Commonwealth Scholarship in another Commonwealth country. Please note, however, that not all national agencies will be invited to nominate candidates for all Commonwealth Scholarships offered.

  • Ministry of Public Administration, 5th Floor NALIS Building, National Library Building, Corner Hart and Abercromby Streets, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
    Tel: +1 868 625 6724   |  Fax: +1 868 623 8636   |  Email:  |  Scholarships and Advanced Training Division SATD

For study abroad

Caribbean Pacific Mobility Scheme (CARPIMS)

United States

Fulbright Scholarships (for gradaute study only)

Foreign Fulbright Student Program

The Fulbright Foreign Student Program enables graduate students, young professionals and artists from abroad to study and conduct research in the United States at U.S. universities or other academic institutions.
Fulbright encourages applications from all fields, including interdisciplinary ones.
Approximately 4,000 foreign students receive Fulbright scholarships each year.

US Scholarship Opportunities - Institute of International Education

Top 25 Scholarships in USA for International Students

Hubert Humphrey Fellowship for International Students (Deadline before 1 Oct annually)

Humphrey Fellowship Program Official website
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program provides a year of professional enrichment in the United States for experienced professionals from designated countries throughout the world. Fellows are selected based on their potential for leadership and their commitment to public service in either the public or private sector.  The fellowships are full grants covering all related expenses.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) International Fellowships

International Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions are supported.

American University Emerging Global Leader ScholarshipAnnual deadline: 15 Dec -15 January

The AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship is targeted to high-achieving international students who wish to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in the US and who are dedicated to positive civic and social change. It is intended for students who will be to returning home to improve under-resourced, underserved communities in his/her home country.


Government of Canada

Scholarships for Non-Canadians

Humber College Scholarships for International Students

Humber offers a number of full tuition renewable scholarships which are available for NEW international students beginning classes in January or September of each year. The scholarship covers full tuition fees.

United Kingdom

Chevening Scholarships

The Chevening UK Scholarships is the flagship scholarship scheme of the British Government. Every year,  1000 scholarships are given to exceptional international students who wants undertake postgraduate study at UK Universities. Most Chevening Scholarships cover tuition fees, living allowance at a set rate (for one individual); an economy class return airfare to the UK, and additional grants to cover essential expenditure.

Commonwealth Scholarships

The Commonwealth Scholarships are targeted to students from developing Commonwealth countries who wants to pursue Master’s, PhD, and split-site (PhD) study in the UK. The scholarship includes tuition fees, living allowance, travel expenses, arrival allowance, thesis allowance, among others.

Rhodes Scholarships at University of Oxford

Established in the will of Cecil Rhodes in 1902, the Rhodes is the oldest and perhaps the most prestigious international scholarship program in the world.   The Rhodes Scholarships are postgraduate awards that supports exceptional international students from selected countries at the University of Oxford.   A Rhodes Scholarship covers all university fees, personal stipend, health insurance, and airfare to and from the student’s home country.

Cambridge International Scholarship Scheme (CISS)

University of Warwick

China - Government Scholarships

Bilateral Program for International Students (Deadline Jan - April annually)

Mexico - Government Scholarships

Mexican Government Scholarships for Foreign Students — Official website

Japan - Government Scholarships

Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program
Embassy of Japan in T&T


German Academic Exchange Service

Organizations | Institutions Scholarships

DREAM Project (with financial support granted by the European Commission through the Erasmus Mundus Programme

Campbell Fellowship for Transformative Research on Women in the Developing World

UNFCCC Fellowship Programme for Small Island Developing States

UNESCO Fellowships Programmes

UNESCO - Japan Research Fellowships for developing Countries

OAS Scholarships

Leo S. Rowe Pan American Fund

MITACS Globalink Graduate Fellowships | Funding Opportunities

Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program

Humboldt Area Foundation (manages more than 200 scholarship funds)

Rotary Club


Peace Fellowships

Rotary Peace Masters Fellowships for International Students 2014

Latin American and Caribbean Collaborative ICT Research Federation


Global Fund for Women

IDRC Awards


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