Published:          4/23/2019 2:19:48 PM


The Department of Education, Innovation and Gender Relations informs of the call for applications for the Colorado State University Scholarships 2019 to pursue the Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise (GSSE) MBA at the College of Business, Colorado State University (CSU).

The Colorado State University is one of the USA’s top research universities, offering a world-class education through more than 150 programmes of study. Its academic programs are touted as being among the best in quality, innovation and achievement in the nation, with internationally known programs in infectious disease, agriculture, cancer research, atmospheric science, sustainability and clean energy.

Scholarship Overview

Programme :         Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise (GSSE) MBA


Modality      :         Onsite in Colorado, United States


Language    :         English


Duration     :         18 months


Deadlines    :         Application for admission through the University: by April 30, 2019


                             Application for scholarship through the OAS: by May 15, 2019


Start Date   :         August 19, 2019


End Date     :         December 2020


Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for consideration an applicant must:

Provide an unconditional admission letter from CSU;

Submit a complete scholarship application form with all required supporting documents; and

Be a citizen and/or permanent legal resident of Saint Lucia;

Be in good physical and mental health to complete the program successfully


The following applicants are ineligible:


Current OAS scholarship recipients;

The OAS General Secretary (GS/OAS) staff and their immediate relatives or GS/OAS consultants; and

OAS Permanent officials and their immediate relatives.

Value of the Scholarship

Scholarship award provides the following support:


USD$50,000 of tuition and fees to the top ranked candidate;

One-third of graduate tuition fee to remaining candidates;

A one-time subsistence allowance of USD$1,350 to the top ranked candidate; and

CSU will waive the application fee for admission

Scholarship benefits are subject to the academic performance of the awardee.  In order to receive these benefits, the awardee should not be reported with an unsatisfactory academic performance due to absences or failing courses. To retain the scholarship, awardees should not have low academic performance (GPA must be at least equivalent to 3.0/4.0), due to absence and/or course failure.

Expenses not Covered by the Scholarship

Remaining tuition and/or school fees;

Immigration fees;

Research expenses;

Study material;

Health insurance;

Living expenses;

Round trip airfare; and

Any other costs not mentioned

How to Apply

To apply for the OAS-CSU/GSSE scholarship, applicants must complete the OAS online scholarship application form and attach ALL required supporting documentation as articulated in the Study at Colorado State University brochure.  This, and further details about admission procedures, scholarship requirements and application process, can be obtained through the following website:


CSU and the OAS will select the scholarship awardees.  The awardees will be published in June 2019 at


If you require any further information, kindly contact the Human Resource Development (HRD) Unit of the Department of Education, Innovation and Gender Relations, 4th Floor, Francis Compton Building, The Waterfront, Castries at telephone numbers 468-5229/5230 or visit the Unit at the previously-stated address.


Ministry:             Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development

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