April 15 for the fall semester

November 3 for the spring semester


Egypt, cairo .

(Partially Funded)


Kamal Adham Fellowship for Television and Digital Journalism

The fellowship is designed to attract deserving and qualified graduates of Journalism and Mass Communication programs as well as professionals in mid-career television and digital journalism positions who wish to pursue full-time study (nine credits per semester) towards a one and a half year master’s degree in television and digital journalism at AUC.

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The American University in Cairo has two categories of fellowships: institutional and sponsored. Institutional fellowships are funded by the University while sponsored fellowships are from private endowments and donors.
Fellowships are highly competitive awards. They are open to new students and may also be available to continuing graduate students who display superior performance in their academic endeavors, depending on the availability of allocated funds for a given fellowship award.
While both types of fellowships recognize high achieving applicants, the University considers financial need as well as academic merit. Preference is given to those who wish to pursue full-time study in a graduate program at AUC.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  •  Television and Digital Journalism

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

Two years.

Two academic years and the intervening summer session, with a review every semester for satisfactory academic performance

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • All nationalities
  • For new graduate degree-seeking students; satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements
  • Bachelor degree with a minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
  • For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a GPA of 3.0
  • Preference is given to graduates of Egyptian public universities and professionals in the broadcasting industry
  • Proven interest and achievement in television and digital journalism
  • An interview with the program director is required to assess candidates’ commitment, potential and communication skills
  • Financial need

Responsibilities of Fellows

  • A teaching assistantship mandatory training must be completed if the fellow is involved in teaching assistantship duties. The training needs to be completed only once
  • For details and more information about teaching assistantships, click here

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Partial tuition fees for a maximum of eight credits per semester
  • May cover prerequisite courses and one semester of intensive English language courses as needed
  • Book allowance per semester
  • Student services and activities fees (bus fees)
  • Fellows are assigned up to 20 hours per week of related academic or technical work

How to Apply

First Step: Check how to apply and submit the online application 

Second Step: Complete the Online Fellowship Application and 

and submit the required denouements:

  • motivation letter
  • CV
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Certificates of study taking into account that the bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • A copy of the ID card or passport of applicants from abroad
  • A recent photo
  • English Proficiency Certificate: IELTS at a rate of 6.5 or TOFFLE at a rate of 79 to 90.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Yasmin Elqwisni/ Egypt

Reviewed by”Reem Wally/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team