Fall semester (July 7th 2020)

Spring semester (December 20th 2020)


United Arab Emirates

(Partially Funded)


Sports Scholarship

This scholarship is meant for elite and talented athletes from any sport who have competed and achieved success at least at a city level. Sports Scholarships are awarded based on the applicant’s sports achievement level and their academic performance. A tuition waiver of up to 40% can be applied accordingly.

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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
  • Communication
  • Computer Engineering and Computational Sciences
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Interior Design
  • Social Sciences

Required Languages

English or Arabic.

Eligible Countries


Program Period

The scholarship valid for one semester and students can reapply each semester to continue their scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • 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 Sports Scholarship.
  • Successful applicants will be required to support the sports department in different events and will be required to contribute up to 15 hours per month of community service as part of their commitment to the University.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

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

How to Apply

First Step: Fill Scholarship application from here.

Second Step: Send the application and the following document to this e-mail

Required Documentations:

  • Brief bio including relevant sport accomplishments
  • Scanned copies of references from the applicant’s coach and/or PE teacher on institutional letterhead
  • Scanned copies of certificates relevant to the sport the applicant is applying for

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This Scholarship Published by:
Asmaa Mostafa/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Lamis Ahmed/ Egypt
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