Fall semester (07 July 2019).

Spring semester (20 December 2019).


United Arab Emirates.


Canadian University Dubai (CUD) – Special Talent Scholarship

This scholarship is meant for elite and talented individuals from any field who have competed and achieved success at a city level or beyond. Special Talent Scholarships are awarded based on the applicant’s achievement level and their academic performance.

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CUD has now grown to become an institution renowned for academic excellence; a University where students can gain a world-class education in the heart of a world-renowned city. With a wide range of programs across disciplines in Architecture & Interior Design, Communication, Arts & Sciences, Engineering, and Management, students benefit from an education ranked 42nd overall, 8th in the UAE and 2nd in Dubai, based on the 2019 QS Ranking for the Arab Region.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Architecture
  • Business Administration
  • Communication & Media Studies
  • Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
  • Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Public Health & Health Sciences

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

  • Scholarships awarded for the fall semester are valid for one year and could be renewed .
  • Scholarships awarded for the spring semester are valid for one semester only and could be renewed.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Scholarships are open to all students of any citizenship who have met all the admission requirements.
  • Special Talent Scholarships are valid for one semester only.
  • Students can reapply each semester to continue their scholarship.
  • Deadlines for the fall semester (July 7th) and spring semester (December 20th) must be met.
  • Special Talent Scholarships do not apply for summer semesters.
  • For high school applicants to be eligible, they must have a minimum academic achievement of 70%.
  • Returning students are required to achieve a minimum of a 3.0 CGPA to be eligible to apply/ reapply for the Special Talent Scholarship.
  • Successful applicants will be required to contribute up to 15 hours per month of community service as part of their commitment to the University.
  • Applications for the Special Talent Scholarship must include
    • Completed application form
    • Documents supporting accomplishment within the applicant’s talent field
    • Certificates relevant to the applicant’s talent
    • Recommendations from teachers, trainers or professionals from within the applicant’s talent field

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • A tuition waiver of up to 40% can be applied accordingly.

How to Apply

First Step: Fill the application form. 

Second Step: Applicants must email their scholarship application forms along with all supporting documentation to

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This Scholarship Published by:
Mustafa Abulhamd/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Belkis Ghedir/ Tunisia
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MARJ3 Scholarships team