Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Bula Project Scholarships for Pacific and Caribbean

Bula Project Scholarships 

In order to prepare your application, you must start by reading carefully the Guidelines for Applicants, which contain all the information you need to fill in your Application Form correctly. In this document you will find general information about the programme, as well as details regarding the application process. It is highly recommended that you read the Guidelines for Applicants before starting to fill in the online Application Form. You should also take into consideration other detailed information published in this website. Please click here (available soon) to download the Guidelines.

Eligible Countries
To be eligible for a scholarship under the BULA Project, applicants from the Caribbean or Pacific countries must be from an eligible country; and meet all the eligibility criteria. The following are eligible Caribbean and Pacific countries under the BULA Project:

Antigua & Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Commonwealth of Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago
Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, East Timor, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu

Eligible Institutions
The BULA Project has three major partner institutions to which students and staff can apply to undertake their mobility. The partner institutions of the BULA Project include:

Institution Name
The University of the South Pacific
Fiji, Cook Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tokelau, Tuvalu, Vanuatu
Papua New Guinea of Technology
Papua New Guinea
Universidade Nacional d Lorosa
Timor Leste

Students and staff applying under Target Group I must be enrolled/admitted (or work full-time as a staff if applying for staff scholarship); or have obtained their Degree from an eligible partner Institution.

Target Groups
There are two target groups (TG1 and TG2) for students; and one target group for administrative and academic staff.

Eligible types of mobility
Region of the participants in the mobility
  • Students should be enrolled/admitted, or associated one of the partner institutions of the BULA Project at the time of the application
  • Staff should be working full-time in one of the partner institutions at the time of the application
  • Full Master
  • Full Doctorate
  • Doctorate (mobility)
  • Academic and Administrative staff
  • Eligible Caribbean or Pacific Countries
  • Nationals of eligible Caribbean or Pacific Countries that have obtained a Degree or equivalent from an institution of the Caribbean or Pacific Countries, which is not a partner in the BULA Project
  • Full Master
  • Full Doctorate
  • Eligible Caribbean or Pacific Countries

 Applications can be download at this website: www.bula-pacific.org