Join the Americas Scholarship Forum in Bogota to meet with heads of scholarship programs from North, Central and South America and the Caribbean. and expand your student recruitment network. This event will bring you into contact with government and private funding agencies that support students from the Americas to study abroad.
The heads of international scholarship and training programs from 18 countries across the Americas.
Multinationals and major companies
Universities and foundations
Financial and funding organizations
Why take part in the Americas Scholarship Forum?
The Americas Scholarship Forum connects accredited institutions with the heads of international scholarship organizations and senior staff who manage major funding programs. These are the people that decide which education providers will receive their students and train their staff. No other event gives you this kind of access to such an influential audience. Developing a personal relationship and even signing agreements with the heads of these organizations can be of vital importance for an institution’s student recruitment strategy.
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Americas Scholarship Forum – Event Set Up
This scholarship forum allows participants to conduct high-level, private meetings with organizations that send or fund significant numbers of individuals for overseas study or training each year. Participants will receive detailed information on all attending scholarship delegates such as:
- Number of scholarships awarded annually;
- Subjects of interest and training requirements;
- Program levels
- Preferred destination countries.
With this data, participants can schedule 21 meetings in advance with the best fit scholarship organizations. Participants will also be able to network freely and strengthen relationships during coffee breaks, lunches and a gala dinner.
Who takes part in the Americas Scholarship Forum?
Regional scholarship organizations and funding providers are carefully selected for the quality of their programs and attitude towards meeting new (accredited) educational partners. Attendees include:
- Governments & ministries – department heads and lead administrators of various scholarship and training programs
- Corporates – heads of scholarship and training from national and private corporations such as oil and gas companies, airlines, tourism and travel firms, engineering and environmental firms, hospital groups, banks and financial institutions
- Higher education – senior staff at regional universities and vocational colleges that offer scholarships to their students for overseas study
Participants hail from 18 countries across the Americas: Argentina, Belize, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia. Costa Rica, Cuba, Grenada, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Uruguay and the USA.
Your Americas Scholarship Forum registration includes
Each participant of the Americas Scholarship Forum will benefit from
Americas Scholarship Forum – Participanting Funding Providers
Previous editions of the Americas Scholarship Forum have been attended by the world’s largest and most influential funding organizations including:
Colfuturo (Colombia), Conacyt (Mexico), Pronabec (Peru), Icetex (Colombia) Funed (Mexico), Ifarhu (Panama), Conape (Costa Rica), Conicyt (Chile), Irex (USA).