Civil service commission - Overview



Civil Service Department performs following functions for the scholars and trainees sponsored by the Kuwait Civil Service Commission and other Kuwait agencies that sponsor their employees to pursue higher education in the U.S. and Canada:
  • Monitor their academic and financial status to ensure that scholarship requirements are continually met.
  • Prepare interim and final reports on their academic performance for their sponsoring agencies .
  • Identify and negotiate agreements with the institutions of higher education (including medical and dental schools) in the U.S. and Canada to provide graduate and postgraduate degree and training opportunities for sponsored scholars.
  • Interact with institutions of higher education to select degree and short-term training programs for individual and groups of scholars and trainees.
  • Process application documents for the postgraduate medical and dental candidates who are nominated by the Kuwait Institute for Medical Specializations (KIMS).
  • Communicate with the Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education  offices of the Canadian and U.S.  Medical and Dental schools , applicants and KIMS to arrange interview schedules, and process letters of admission on behalf of the candidates.
  • Formulate and recommend scholarship program modifications and improvement with Civil Service Commission’s Scholarship Department.





Contact / Hours Of Operations

OFFICE NUMBER: 202.364.2100

FAX NUMBER: 202.363.8394


Monday through Friday

9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m est





The Cultural Office of the Embassy of the State of Kuwait

3500 International Drive, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008


Employees Only


In Case Of Emergencies

In case of emergencies, please contact the Embassy/Consulate responsible for your area as specified below:

For District of Columbia (DC), Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Contact Main Embassy at 202.262.0758

For Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont and Wisconsin.  Contact New York Consulate at 917.242.6688

For Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.  Contact Los Angeles Consulate at 310.279.3644

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