Deadline:

June 13, 2019.

Location:

Cairo, Egypt.

(Fully Funded)

Description

Mohammed Bin Abdulkarim A. Allehedan Endowed Scholarship and Scientific Research Fund

The Mohammed Bin Abdulkarim Allehedan Endowed Scholarship and Scientific Research Fund Program is offered at The American University in Cairo (AUC) by its School of Science and Engineering (SSE), Established in 2015 to support Arab students in the fields of basic science.

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The fund aims to support talented, financially disadvantaged students and encourage specialized scientific research in less-studied disciplines in the Arab world, It also aims to support scientific achievements, research, and Arabs innovative and creative cultural contributions to various life activities on the humanity level.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Mathematics
  • Engineering
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Energy and petroleum
  • Water and environment
  • Economics and development

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, COMOROS

Program Period

2 years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

For new graduate-degree-seeking students:

  • Satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements
  • Bachelor degree with a minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
  • Bachelor of science or engineering from an accredited university
  • Relevant scientific research background
  • Financial need

Eligibility for applicants to the Ph.D:

  • Master of science degree with a thesis track in an engineering or science discipline from an accredited university
  • Submission of a preliminarily proposed dissertation topic and a research outline, specifying how the topic is related to one or more of the research priority areas.
  • Submission of a satisfactory GRE score, as per the PhD program requirements

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

The scholarship will cover:

  • Tuition and fees.
  • Monthly allowance to cover living expenses, accommodation, books, medical insurance, and transportation.

How to Apply

First Step: Complete an online application through Banner Self-Service.

For application instructions and tips, click here.

Important Note: While applying to the scholarship, please ensure that the word SELECTED appears beside the scholarship name (fund) that you wish to apply for. Otherwise, we will not be able to recognize your application in spite of the fact that you could have successfully sent the application.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Samah Gacem/ Algeria

Reviewed by” Soueilem Mohamed Lemine / Mauritania
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team