In keeping with the commitment made by His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali and the People’s Progressive Party in its manifesto running up to the election to grant 20,000 scholarships for Online Courses, the Ministry of Education teaming up with the Ministry of Public Service is pleased to announce and commence accepting applications for the awarding of scholarships in a variety of disciplines.
The Ministry of Education is working on operationalizing the Guyana Online Academy of Learning (GOAL), which will house this program, within this first half of 2021. This program is for Guyanese across all communities in every region and will be made accessible accordingly.
The Ministry of Education has the responsibility of managing the academic and technical aspects of the program while the Public Service Ministry will award the scholarships.
There are many benefits to having a scholarship. These are just a few:
• All of the beneficiaries of fully funded Government of Guyana scholarship receive full tuition and allowances (books, outfit, travelling) and compensation for any other cost associated with the programme.
• All beneficiaries of donor funded scholarships receive full /partial tuition, allowances and accommodation, depending on the type of scholarships and benefits.
• Job security – graduates are bounded by contract and are guaranteed a job within the public sector after completing their studies.
New to the Public Service Ministry's Scholarship site and have no clue how to apply for a scholarship? Click on the button below to View Tutorials for information on how to register/login and apply for a fully funded Government of Guyana Scholarship! For any additional information, feel free to contact the Public Service Ministry.