Official website of the Russian Embassy in Jamaica
Thursday, 27-02-2020
Official website of the Russian Embassy in Jamaica
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Address: 22 Norbrook Drive, Kingston 8, Jamaica
Phone: +1 (876) 924-1048 fax: +1 (876) 925-8290
In case of emergency
situation - +1 (876) 493 66 31

-> Education in Russia -> About scholarship programme

About a programme

Every year the Government of the Russian Federation provides talented young people from Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Commonwealth of Dominica, Saint Kitts and Nevis and Saint Lucia with scholarships studying at federal public educational institutions of the higher and secondary professional education at the expense of the federal budget of Russia.

Cooperation between Russia and Jamaica in the field of education has been carried out since 1970-s. According to the information of the Embassy, during this time more than 200 Jamaican nationals graduated from the Soviet and Russian institutions and universities. Many of them, after getting back home, gain recognition as profound professionlas of studying in their areas and successfully realize their potential on a labor market.

The Embassy maintains constant contacts with the Association of graduates of the Eastern European countries, Russian higher education institutions, operating in Jamaica, as well as Jamaican-Russian friendship society.

If you want to obtain a scholarship and study in Russia at the expense of the Russian Government, please address all the inquiries and feel free to get the necessary information at the Scholarship Unit of the Ministry of Finance and Planning of Jamaica.

Address: 30 National Heroes Circle, Kingston 4, Jamaica

Tel (+1876) 922-8600

Fax (+1876) 932-5982


Jamaican Association of graduates of the Eastern European countries:

President Bernard Williams

Address: 3A Padmore Drive, Kingston 10

Tel: +1 876 868 6911





Building of the Russian Embassy in Kingston


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