Several organizations are preparing different programmes for this month such as the “Event for love and friendship”, organized by the Ecuadorian Associations in the United Kingdom.
In addition, Ecuador’s National Secretariat for Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, SENESCYT (Secretaría Nacional de Educación Superior, Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación) has announced that the grant application period is open.
On Saturday 11th February, the United Kingdom’s Ecuadorian Movement is hosting a Valentines Party at 11am at the Trinity Centre, East Avenue, London, E12 6SG.
In the middle of the month, on Saturday 18th February, the “Event for love and friendship” will take place, organized by the Ecuadorian Associations in the United Kingdom. It will be held at 4pm at the Ecuadorian House which can be found at 144-146 Kings Cross Road, London WC1X 9DU.
“Miss Amor Latina”, organized by a group called Renacer Rimay, will also take place on the same day at The River of Life Centre, Hatcham Road, SE15 1TW.
Finally, it is worth pointing out that the application for grants from the National Secretariat for Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (SENESCYT) is open.
The first application period is for Ecuadorians all over the world, whether or not they live in Ecuador, wishing to carry out postgraduate studies.
The second period is also for Higher Education but includes undergraduate studies. Information regarding the grants such as application dates, requirements, funding, etc. can be found by using the following links: http://ecuadoruniversitario.com/becas/programas-de-becas-de-la-senescyt-para-el-2012/ and http://www.senescyt.gob.ec/web/infoprogramadebecas/universidades-de-excelencia.
(Translated by Betty Poku – Email: firstname.lastname@example.org)