Currently, there is no Representative designated in the OAS National Office in Suriname.

OAS Office in Suriname - by Google maps

Address: Fredericistraat 5a Box 3002 - Paramaribo, Suriname

Tel: (597) 477-355 | (597) 472-982
Hours: Monday - Friday / 08:00 - 16:00

Email: [email protected]

  • Kitty N. Benschop-Lioe A Tjam
    Administrative Technician
    Tel. (597) 477-355 | (597) 472-982
    Email: [email protected]
  • Mohamed L. Djoemai
    Clerk / Messenger / Chauffeur
    Tel. (597)477355|472982

OAS Office in Suriname
Welcome to the Organization of American States Suriname Webpage. Our objective is to showcase the programs and activities contributing to national development. We trust that due the promotion of the services the OAS is globally providing to its member states, like scholarships and Technical expertise we can promote a deeper understanding ...

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  • "Een OAS beurs aanvragen?"
    ADEK Guesthouse, Monday February 1, 2016
  • International Scholarship Fair
    KKF Beurs Hall, Sunday November 8, 2015

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International Scholarship Fair 2018. A Platform for embassies and international organizations to give exposure to the scholarship they are offering to Suriname nationals.

International Scholarship Fair 2018. A Platform for embassies and international organizations to giv ...

ADEK Opendag 2016

ADEK Opendag 2016

Summit of the Americas October 2017

Summit of the Americas October 2017

Summit of the Americas July 2017

Summit of the Americas July 2017

OAS Internships

The OAS Student Internship Program is designed for undergraduate, graduate and young professional students to allow them to work within their fields of study. The program although unpaid is very competitive. The OAS has 28 national offices and some special programs located in the member states. Internships are available in almost all of the offices and this will allow interns to choose whether they prefer to work in their home country or in another office.

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  • OAS Internship programme Fall 2016 Open till 5 June 2016
  • OAS Internship Program Application Open till 28 February 2016
  • Application for Regular Program Scholarships Open till 29 February 2016
  • Why the Organization of American States?
  • What is our offer?
  • Where can I do my Internship?
  • Requirements for application
  • Documents Required

OAS Scholarships

The OAS Academic Scholarship Program (Regular Program), established in 1958, grants scholarships every year for the pursuit of Master’s Degrees, Doctoral Degrees and Research leading to a degree. The OAS Special Caribbean Scholarships Program (SPECAF), established in 1983, grants scholarships for the last two years of undergraduate studies to citizens and residents of the English-speaking Caribbean OAS Member States. In addition to these programs the OAS, through its Partnerships Program for Education and Training (PAEC), is able to offer other attractive scholarship opportunities for academic studies with the support of its partner institutions in the Americas and around the world.

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  • OAS Academic Scholarship program 2018-2019
  • More than 700 Scholarships in Brasil

OAS - Rowe Fund Educational loan programs for Studies in the United States

The OAS - Rowe Fund loan program for studies in the United States was established in 1948.  This program grants financial aid in the form of interest-free loans for up to $15,000 dollars for graduate, research, and the last two years of undergraduate studies, including semester exchange programs.  Applications may be submitted at any time during the studies in the U.S. and are accepted and reviewed year-round.  For more information about how to obtain a Rowe Fund loan, find other financial aid for studies abroad, or identify a university in the United States according to field of study, cost, or location, visit: and follow us on Facebook at:

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