28th February 2022



(Fully Funded)


The Boustany Astronomy Scholarship_boustany Foundation

The Boustany Astronomy Scholarship supports exceptional individuals wishing to pursue research that will advance scientific knowledge of space and the universe.

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With history dating back to 1823, the Institute of Astronomy at Cambridge University is globally acknowledged as one of the world’s foremost institutes.  Scholarship recipients become members of Pembroke College, the third oldest and one of the most highly regarded colleges.

The Boustany Astronomy PhD Scholarship is granted once every three years, for a PhD course at The Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge University.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Astronomy

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

Three Years For PhD program and two-month unpaid internship

  • The Scholarship will be awarded during the month of April 2022.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The Scholarship is offered to an outstanding and highly-meriting candidate from all nationalities who must have an excellent academic background.
  • Candidates must also fulfill the admissions requirements of the Institute and show exceptional ability and promise.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • The Scholarship offers the following:
     All tuition and college fees
     Travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship

How to Apply

First Step: If you wish to apply, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae with a photograph and acceptance letter from the University to: (Reference ASTRONOMY).

Second Step: If shortlisted, you may be invited to an interview with the Foundation. One candidate will then be awarded the Scholarship.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rahaf Elkhodary/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Eman Fadel Ali / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team