renewable energy


31 July 2020 (11:59 pm)



(Fully funded)


Center of Excellence for Energy Scholarship

The Center of Excellence for Energy (COE-Energy) implemented by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and supported by USAID, in cooperation with Ain Shams, Aswan, and Mansoura Universities is pleased to announce the second and final cohort of the COE-Energy Academic Scholarship in Energy and Renewable Energy. The objective of the COE-Energy scholarship is to increase the availability of qualified graduates in the field of Energy and Renewable Energy, while supporting equal opportunities among scholarship beneficiaries.

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The Center of Excellence for Energy Project is offering this scholarship opportunity for applicants with a socioeconomic disadvantage, and strongly encourages the application of women, and persons with disabilities who meet the eligibility criteria and stand out in the selection process for participation.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Renewable Energy

Required Languages

There is no required language

Eligible Countries


Program Period

4 years

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Egyptian Nationality.
  •  Undergraduate students must be eligible for registration in the Energy and Renewable Energy Engineering Program at Ain Shams University. Eligible applicants from public Egyptian Faculties of Engineering are welcome to apply. Priority given to applicants from the Center of Excellence for Energy (COE-Energy) partner universities (Aswan and Mansoura).
  • Applicants must be graduates of Egyptian public or experimental schools.
  •  Applicants must score a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the Faculty of Engineering Freshman Academic Year 2019/2020. Priority will be given to applicants with higher GPAs.
  • Submission of the complete package is necessary, including the motivation letter, the financial form with the supporting documents and the online application; otherwise, the student’s application will be considered incomplete and disqualified. The Complete Package Must Include:
    1. Student’s Egyptian National ID.
    2. Thanaweya Amma Certificate/Transcript.
    3. Freshman year transcript.
    4. Curriculum Vitae (CV).
    5. Recommendation letter from a faculty member/school teacher supporting this application, indicating why the student is good candidate for the scholarship
    6. Motivation letter
    7. Extracurricular activities certificate
    8. Financial form with the supporting documents (should address it to the Center of Excellence for Energy scholarship committee).
    9. Disability supporting documents (if any).

Opportunity Cost

(Fully funded)

  • In addition to payment of full tuition (including books), the Center of Excellence for Energy.
    Scholarship also provides awarded students with the following additional benefits.
    1.  A new Laptop for use during the duration of the degree program.
    2.  Health Insurance during the 4-year degree program from ASU.
    3.  A stipend for students transferring to ASU from distant governorates.
    4.  Housing is offered for students coming from distant governorates.

How to Apply

First Step: 

Fill the online application along with the required documents. Please, refer to the Phase I-Rubric to know more.

Please refer to the application link for complete information on the scholarship selection process and methodology.

Second Step:

Applications with all required fields filled and include the required supporting
documents will move on to Phase 2 (Technical Screening). Please, refer to the Phase II-Rubric to know more. 

Third Step:

Based on the total scores of the previous phases of filtration, qualifying applicants will deliver a
presentation before a selection panel. Please, refer to the Phase III-Rubric to know more. 


To Knew More About Scholarship Evaluation and Selection Methodology, Click Here.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Alaa Mohamed/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Wahiba El Zayat/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team