The Government of the Republic of Cuba, in partnership with the Fiji Government is inviting application for scholarship for Fiji citizen. The scholarship is available for pursuing MBBS studies in Cuba from September, 2013. The duration of the programme is seven years-six years of medical study plus one year of Spanish language training. The Cuban Government will cover the cost of Tuition, Accommodation, Meals, Books, Monthly allowance, Medical & Dental assistance.
About Scholarship: The Government of the Republic of Cuba, in partnership with the Fiji Government, invites applications from Fiji citizens, for scholarship awards, tenable in Cuba from September, 2013.
Study: Medicine (MBBS)
Course Level: Undergraduate studies at Cuban Universities
Scholarship by: The Government of the Republic of Cuba, in partnership with the Fiji Government
-Must be a Fiji citizen,
-Should be 18 to 25 years of age, as of date of commencement of studies,
-Successful completion of Fiji Form VII Examination or Foundation Science Certificate (or equivalent qualifications),
-Foundation Science with at least B average or minimum Form 7 marks of 280,with a pass in English, Mathematics, Biology & Chemistry,
-Students who are bonded will NOT be considered,
-Must be in good health and not have any adverse police records; and
-Preference will be given to students from low income families.
Scholarship Open for: Fiji students can apply
Duration: The duration of the programme is seven years-six years of medical study plus one year of Spanish language training.
Value: The scholarship will cover the following:
-Medical & Dental assistance.
-Annual Supplementary Allowance
Apply: By post
Each applicant must submit the following documents:
-PSC Scholarship application form,
-Certified copies of external examinations results,
-A Copy of Birth Certificate,
-A completed Medical Examination Report,
-Police Clearance Report,
-Ten  passport-size [3x3cm] photographs,
-Signed code of ethics.
Deadline: 26th April, 2013
Further Information: http://www.psc.gov.fj/index.php/services/scholarship/35-scholarship-new/439-psc-government-of-the-republic-of-cuba-mbbs-scholarship