Scholarships

LAPTOP Scholarships help young professionals from low- and middle-income countries to defray the costs of pursuing training opportunities in supply chain management. To learn more about past scholarship recipients, look below.


Current round

Spanish

¡ForoLAC anuncia la próxima ronda de Becas LAPTOP!

ForoLAC se complace en anunciar el lanzamiento de una nueva ronda del programa de becas LAPTOP que ofrece hasta US $ 3,000 por persona para contribuir a cubrir los costos de un curso de estudio en gestión de la cadena de suministros en salud. Estas becas buscan motivar a jóvenes profesionales de toda América Latina y el Caribe, a unirse al campo de la gestión de la cadena de suministros de salud.

Las/los candidatos deberán seleccionar un curso de estudio de la plataforma LAPTOP que contiene programas en línea y ofrece más de 650 oportunidades de capacitación, incluyendo una serie de cursos en castellano que fueron agregados recientemente. Incentivamos especialmente a candidatas mujeres a presentar su solicitud a estas becas. Por favor, comparta este anuncio con colegas que pudiesen estar interesadas/os ​​en postularse.

Solicitud

Reglas de aplicación

  • Abierto exclusivamente a candidatos de la Región de América Latina y el Caribe.
  • Los candidatos deben ponerse en contacto con la institución de capacitación y solicitar una carta de aceptación y una factura. La carta de aceptación debería confirmar su elegibilidad para el programa de estudio.
  • Todos los cursos autorizados se pueden encontrar en la Base de datos de LAPTOP.

English

ForoLAC announces the next round of LAPTOP Scholarships!

ForoLAC is pleased to announce the launch of a new round of LAPTOP Scholarships offering up to US$3,000 per individual to help defray the costs of a course of study in supply chain management. These scholarships seek to motivate young professionals from across Latin America and the Caribbean to join the field of health supply chain management.

Candidates should select a course of study from the RHSC’s online course finder LAPTOP which offers more than 650 training opportunities, including a host of newly-added Spanish language courses. Female candidates are also strongly encouraged to apply. Please share this announcement with colleagues who may be interested in applying.

Apply now!

Application rules

  • Open exclusively to candidates from the Latin America and Caribbean region.
  • Candidates must contact the training institution themselves and request a letter of acceptance and an invoice. The letter of acceptance should confirm your eligibility for the program of study.
  • All authorized courses can be found in the LAPTOP database.

French

ForoLAC annonce la prochaine série de bourses d'études LAPTOP!

ForoLAC a le plaisir d'annoncer le lancement d'une nouvelle série de bourses d'études LAPTOP offrant jusqu'à 3 000 USD par personne pour aider à couvrir les coûts d'un programme d'études en gestion de la chaîne d'approvisionnement. Ces bourses visent à motiver les jeunes professionnels de toute l'Amérique latine et des Caraïbes à rejoindre le domaine de la gestion de la chaîne d'approvisionnement en santé.

Les candidats doivent sélectionner un programme d'études à partir du moteur de recherche de cours en ligne LAPTOP. Cet outil offre plus de 650 possibilités de formation, y compris une multitude de cours  en espagnol récemment ajoutés. Les candidatures féminines, en particulier, sont fortement encouragées. Aussi, merci de partager cette annonce avec vos collègues et partenaires qui pourraient être intéressés à postuler.

APPLIQUER MAINTENANT!

Règles d'application

  • Ouvert exclusivement aux candidats d'Amérique latine et de la région des Caraïbes.
  • Les candidats doivent contacter eux-mêmes l'établissement de formation et demander une lettre d'acceptation et une facture. La lettre d'acceptation doit confirmer votre admissibilité au programme d'études.
  • Tous les cours autorisés se trouvent dans la base de données LAPTOP.

Previous Scholarship Recipients

2021 (Latin America and the Caribbean round)


Jesica Carino

Argentina

Jesica is a pharmacist in Argentina experienced in supply chain issues.

Jose Ramon Cisneros

Nicaragua

 José has a joint degree in Pharmacy and Chemistry and works at the health ministry in Nicaragua. 

Riphat Demar

Haiti

Riphat is a pharmacist specializing in reproductive health supply access.

Elias Enrique Garces

Chile

Elias works for CENABAST in Chile in the logistics management and distribution of health supplies to private pharmacies at affordable and regulated prices.

Jolinette Pierre

Haiti

Jolinette is a pharmacist committed to strengthening the Logistics Management Information System of her organization to increase access to real-time stock data in Haiti.

2021 (with support from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation)


Hope Fortunate Achiro

Uganda

Hope is a senior pharmacist in the National Medical Stores, planning on helping fix supply chain problems so more lives can be saved.

Olatunde Temitope Bedford-Egunjobi

Nigeria

Olatunde hopes to tackle the unchecked entry of substandard and falsified drugs into the national market.

Abass Hamza

Ghana

Abass has a background in public health and nursing, and founded HACEP-Ghana, a youth-led organization providing SRHR services to young people.

Wesley Kukutu

Solomon Islands

Wesley is a pharmacist who plans to promote and support a resilient and sustainable health commodity supply chain in the Solomon Islands.

Fara Emile Millimouno

Guinea

Fara witnessed his country’s struggle to distribute healthcare supplies during the Ebola crisis and wants to build up national health systems.

Dr. Nancy Mucogo Njeru

Kenya

Dr. Mucogo has a background in pharmacy and health economics and is keen on building resilient, efficient and responsive supply chain systems that assure value for money.

Nkoli Lilian Nnamonu

Nigeria

Nkoli is a public health pharmacist contributing to SRH, WASH and supply chain management in the humanitarian sector in Nigeria, especially in the crisis-affected North Eastern regions.

Bikila Deriba

Ethiopia

Bikila, a supply chain expert at Ethiopian Public Health Institute, plans to improve and strengthen the national public health supply chains systems.

Prosper Comla Senamede

Togo

Comla works in humanitarian logistics; his upcoming training will also help him pilot logistics, transport and distribution operations.

Seblework Teklehaymanot

Ethiopia

Seblework is a pharmaceutical warehouse & distribution specialist who hopes to help build up a sustainable healthcare supply system in her country.

2014 (with support from Bayer)


Clemence Matsika

Zimbabwe

This LAPTOP Scholar is today a frontline firefighter in Zimbabwe’s COVID-19 response.

Wadhah Hubaishi

Yemen

Wadhah’s LAPTOP-supported course of study immediately supported his supply chain work in war-torn Yemen.

Other recipients included:

Numfor Alenwi Munteh

Cameroon

Khyber Khishki

Afghanistan

Lebende Francois Minougu

Burkina Faso

Kouassi Abel

Cote d’Ivoire

2012 (with support from PATH)


Kossivi Afanvi

Togo

A LAPTOP scholarship helped this general practitioner and pediatrician in his work as Health Director of the Lacs District in Togo, on the Benin border.

Simplice Kamdem

Cameroon

Simplice credits his course of study for the promotion that saw him manage a multi-million dollar project.

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