The bonding period is always one (1) year in excess of the study period.  For example, a three-year course of study results in a four-year bond.

  • Government employees are bonded to serve in the Public Service.
  • Teachers are bonded to serve in the teaching service.
  • Members of the private sector who are granted scholarships/Economic Costs, are bonded to serve either the state or the Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Completion of Studies

  • Scholarship holders and students on study leave MUST report for duty IMMEDIATELY after the completion of approved study leave.
  • Scholarship holders who were not previously employed by the Government, must also report to the Training Division IMMEDIATELY upon their return to the state.


Location: The Personnel Department is located in the Ministerial Building on Halifax Street, on the second floor, above the SVG Postal Corporation.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Saturday - Sunday

Contact Us

Tel: (784) 456-1690
Ext: 5278/5279
Fax: (784) 457-2638