Galilee International Management Institute, Israel (Galilee)
To be considered for this scholarship opportunity, an applicant must:
Applicants must have obtained a bachelor’s degree and have at least five (5) years of managerial
experience related to the course selected to meet the admission requirement of the GIMI.
Submit a complete scholarship application with all required supporting documents; and
Be a citizen and/or permanent legal resident of any OAS member state.
o Applicants from Argentina must fill out a required form through the following link;
http://www.oas.org/en/scholarships/PAEC/2018/NOTA-SOLICITUD-DGCIN-2017.doc and send
it to the National Liaison Office (ONE) in Argentina.
The following applicants are ineligible:
Current OAS scholarship recipients;
GS/OAS staff and their immediate relatives or GS/OAS consultants; and
OAS Permanent officials and their immediate relatives.
SCHOLARSHIP SELECTION CRITERIA:
The merits and overall credentials of the candidate, including his/her academic and professional
Geographical distribution of the applicants, taking into account the greater needs of the smaller and
relatively less developed economies;
Applicants whose essays portray the highest potential for impact upon return to their countries of
Gather Supporting Documents and Apply online
To apply for through the OAS, applicants will be asked fill out the OAS online scholarship application form
and attach ALL required supporting documentation listed below after registering with the GIMI:
1. Copy of bachelor's degree diploma
2. Copy of bachelor's degree transcript (record of grades)
3. One (1) recommendation letter: one letter from a university professor or one from a current or
most recent employer that includes: the letterhead of the University/Institution, the
Professor’s/Employer’s position within the University/Institution, date and signature. The
recommendation letter should be addressed to the OAS Scholarship and Training Programs,
Department of Human Development, Education and Employment.
4. Curriculum vitae or resume
5. Response to essay question: you are required to respond to the following essay question. The
essay should be written in English and have a minimum of 800 characters (not words) and a
maximum of 2900 characters, including spaces.
Essay Question: Describe how participating in this course will enhance your professional
skills, and directly impact institution, community and country
6. Proof of English proficiency, if required: participants whose native language is not English will
be required to submit one of the following as proof of English proficiency:
a. An official transcript verifying completion of studies in an English speaking university
in the last five years;
b. A test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a score of 570 or higher for the
paper based test, 230 for computer-based test, or an internet-based TOEFL (IBT) score
of at least 89;
i. The date stated on the TOEFL or IELTS certificate must be within two years of
your proposed start date.
c. IELTS 6.5, or the equivalent
d. Other standard English proficiency certificates
7. Proof of Additional Funds – proof that you have sufficient funds to cover remaining local
expense fee, estimated at USD 3,400 based on double occupancy and USD 4,600 based on
single occupancy, and other costs not covered by the scholarship by including one, or a
combination, of the following documents with your scholarship application:
a. a copy of a rental agreement on property showing you as the property owner;
b. a copy of a bank statement or bank letter;
c. a letter from an employer showing a monthly or yearly salary;
d. a letter showing a student loan or additional scholarship(s), grants, financial aid.
8. Copy of a government issued ID (passport or national ID Card)
Please note the following:
All documents must be in English or official translated to English.
ALL the required documents must be combined into one (1) single PDF file (no larger than
5MB). If the file is larger than 5MB, you will be unable to summit the online form. The
application system does not allow for more than one document to be uploaded. Do not
include any additional documents besides those indicated.
The online application link will only be provided to applicants who have first registered with the
GIMI. See registration note above.
ONLY COMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED
Como presentar su documentación en La Oficina Presidencial de Becas:
1. Presentar toda la documentación requerida por la OEA-Israel, Israel en forma física
2. Presentar toda la documentación de manera digital en un CD escaneado en formato PDF, documento por documento
Galilee International Management Institute, Israel (Galilee)
BENEFITS: 100% of tuition and fees, including study materials, are available to
500 citizens of the Americas.
EXPENSES NOT COVERED BY THIS SCHOLARSHIP:
Expenses not covered by the scholarship, and which are the sole responsibility of the scholarship
Neither Galilee nor OAS shall provide funds to Scholarship
Recipients for any additional costs and fees, including:
o round trip air fare;
o local expenses, which is estimated at $3,400 for double
occupancy (single occupancy is available for an
additional fee of USD 4,600), and cover accommodation
full board and refreshments, transport from and to the
airport, as well as for study tours and Holy Land
excursions; social coordinators on site, computer and
Internet facilities, medical insurance, registration fee;
visa and immigration charges (if applicable); and
o any additional costs that are not included in the OASGalilee
Interested applicants will be able to choose between paying
GIMI’s proposed local expense fee above and making their own
accommodation arrangements in Israel.
o Applicants who choose to make their own
accommodation arrangement in Israel will be charged
20% of the local expenses, which amount to USD 680,
for registration and must provide proof of medical
insurance to the GIMI.
These above expenses listed as financial responsibility shall be the sole and exclusive responsibility of the
scholarship recipients and the scholarship recipients will be responsible for payment of the remaining costs as
needed to the GIMI
Las preguntas relacionadas a este programa de beca deberán enviarse a
la Sra. Jennifer Hoogdorp del Departamento de Desarrollo Humano,
Educación y Empleo, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org o 202-370-5487
Debe consultar con el Program Gimi ya que depende el curso que desea aplicar, www.galilcol.ac.il, una vez tenga la fecha límite del curso tomar en cuenta que la fecha límite para aplicar para la ONE será 15 días antes de la fecha límite del curso del Programa GIMI.
Applicants should first apply at GIMI. Eligible participants will be asked to register for the selected
course through the OAS website after registration with the GIMI.
Galilee Contact Information:
Applicants can contact the GIMI International Department at email@example.com or visit the GIMI’s
website at www.galilcol.ac.il for more information about the courses.