The Secretariat of International Relations, through its webpage and twitter (@globalucab),promotes different calls for scholarships and financial aid for research and social development projects, from public and private institutions.


Following is a summary of some of the international organisms and institutions that provide funds and some of the information centers located in Venezuela that provide information on external funds for academic formation,  research and  university extension projects under the framework of the academic cooperation and the international cooperation for development.

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID)

Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXID)

 Venezuelan-American Association of Friendship (AVAA) http:// 

Venezuelan Association of Friends of the United Kingdom (AVAREU) http:// 

Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

British Council

Campus France 

Andean Development Corporation 

Carolina Foundation

General Department for International Technical Cooperation of the Ministry of Planning and Development

Organisation of American States (OAS)

Organisation of Ibero-American States for Education, Science and Culture (OEI)

International Labour Organization (ILO)

International Organization for Migration (IOM)

International Maritime Organisation (IMO)

World Trade Organisation (WTO)

World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)


German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Latin American Economic System (SELA)

Delegation of the European Commission in Venezuela;

Main International Cooperation Institutions and Organisms

Announcements for scholarships and financing

Announcements Application deadline Offering institution Country
UCAB International Program 06/15/2013 Universidad Católica Andrés Bello Europe / Latin America
Chevening Scholarships 01/02/2013 British Embassy United Kingdom
Fulbright Research Scholarships 01/04/2013 Fulbright Scholarship Program United States
Erasmus Mundus Scholarships 01/31/2013 European Union Europe