GNAB in the News

Switzerland Scholarship Announcement

The Switzerland Government in collaboration with the Government of Grenada is offering scholarships for research, PhD and post- doctoral studies. To apply for the Swiss Government Excellence scholarship interested applicants can follow this link for procedures and guidelines of how to apply for their program of choice: https://www.sbfi.admin.ch/sbfi/en/home/education/scholarships-and-grants/swiss-government-excellence-scholarships/countries-a-l.html Please be guided by this link below…

Japan Scholarship Announcement

Japan  International Co-operation Agency (JICA) in collaboration with the Government of Grenada is offering a long term training scholarship opportunity in Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Global leader from 2021-2023.  Government officials and prospective Grenadians who are expected to contribute to policy formulation and/or implementation for tackling sustainable developmental issues mainly in the fields of public…

JOB VACANCY – Quality Assurance Officer

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the position of Quality Assurance Officer, Grenada National Accreditation Board. QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED FOR APPOINTMENT The successful applicant should possess at minimum: Undergraduate Degree in Education/Educational Psychology or a related field. A certificate/diploma/training in Quality Assurance/Accreditation will be an asset OR CVQ Certification Level 5 Required Experience…

Academic Fraud, Corruption, and Implications for Credential Assessment

From contract cheating and plagiarism to the fraudulent licensing of institutions, academic corruption and fraud create very real problems for institutions. We discuss common types of misconduct and effective remedies.

Government demands that Med School gets Accredited

The MBC Television report states that the AUSM had opted not to pursue accreditation for its programmes from the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP) which is an accrediting body for medical, veterinary, and dental schools in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The CAAM-HP was established in 2003 and is…

Diploma Mills

Diploma Mills: 9 Strategies for Tackling One of Higher Education’s Most Wicked Problems The black market for fraudulent degrees, diplomas, and credentials has enormous economic and social consequences. Despite the wicked nature of the problem, here are 9 strategies for mitigating the negative impact of diploma mills.