Scholarship opportunity to the people of Kiribati for Master’s degree or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Applications are invited for suitably qualified Pacific Island Country nationals for Graduate Scholarships to undertake a Master’s Degree or a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) by research only at the University of the South Pacific (USP). Eight awards are tenable from mid-2019. The research will involve fieldwork and data analysis related to fisheries or sustainable marine…

Visit of the Right Honourable Deputy Prime Minister of NZ and Minister of Foreign Affairs

Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters and delegation were warmly welcomed this morning by the Honourable Ioteba Redfern, Minister of Employment and Human Resources at the Kiribati Institute of Technology Betio Campus. Rt. Honourable Winston Peters alsoannounced further partnership to support the development of KIT. Exciting times ahead.

Yogyakarta Scholarship

The Embassy of Indonesia offers a Scholarship to Kiribati student who wishes to apply for an Undergraduate, Master and Doctoral Program Scholarship at the Yogyakarta Muhammadiya University. Application should be completed no later than April 30, 2019. Please see this link for more information

Darmasiswa Scholarship 2019

The Government of the Republic of Indonesia is offering the 2019 Darmasiswa Indonesian Scholarship program to interested and eligible nominees from Kiribati. The 2019 Darmasiswa Scholarhip program commencement will be from August 2019 – September 2019. Selection of awardees will be conducted from March 2019 – April 2019 and announced as early as May 2019….


Further to Circular 214/18 of 3 December 2018, the Secretariat is pleased to announce that the 2019 Taiwan/ROC-PIF Scholarship Scheme call for applications is now open. The scholarship scheme is open to citizens of Forum Island Countries (FICs) wishing to commence study in Semester 1 of the 2019 academic year at eligible FIC and Taiwan/ROC…

Vacancy Advertisement (SIS Officer)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration invites applications for the Smaller Island States Officer Post (SIS Officer). The position is funded by the Pacific Island Forum Secretariat and will be based in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration in Kiribati. Position Qualification Requirement is: Bachelor Degree in either International relations, Economics; Development or…

Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat Vacancy: Engagement Officer

The Forum Secretariat is now looking for an Engagement Officer to join the team in Suva, Fiji. The salary will be in the range of FJD69,155 to FJD103,732. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply through the link below: The information package containing the job description and remuneration details is also available. Deadline for applications…

Secretary-General launches innovation awards for sustainable development

The Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards were launched today to celebrate the most outstanding innovators and innovations from any of the 53 Commonwealth countries.   For more information about the Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards, or to enter the competition, please visit