Information about recognized programs of study that may be entitled to receive financial aid, such as educational loans, loans to study abroad, as for example "Project to access higher education with quality", and scholarship agreements with other countries and international organizations, may be found at ICETEX; Learns Colombia; and Ministry of National Education.
ICETEX Program of scholarships for foreigners offers financial aid for master’s degree programs, graduate specialization and research programs to alien students coming from countries that grant scholarships to Colombian students, based upon reciprocal agreements. The financial aid program includes the participation of international expert lecturers that may be invited by Colombian universities to programmed lecture events. This objective may be achieved through the following target programs: Graduate programs in Colombia, international visiting Professors, updating courses for foreigners coming from countries members of the OEA, foreign language attendants: students of English and French arriving at educational institutes in Colombia. Additional information regarding scholarship opportunities and financial aid directed to foreign students may be obtained through the homepages of institutions of higher education.