Deadline:

For Spring 2020 : 30 July 2019 .

For Summer 2020 : 30 October 2019.

Location:

Rabat , Morocco.

(Partially Funded)

Description

Ibn Battuta Arabic Scholarship in Morocco

Ibn Battuta Arabic Scholarships aim to reward students for excellence and dedication to the study of the Arabic language as well as promote the study of Arabic as a foreign language.

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Prospective students may apply to either one of the semester programs (fall, spring) or else to one of the winter and summer programs offered at the Qalam wa Lawh center in Rabat Morocco.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Arabic studies
  • Languages

Required Languages

English , Arabic and French are preferred.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN.

Program Period

For Spring 2020 : Duration : 14 Weeks.

Starts in 20 January to 10 April 2020.

For Summer 2020 : Duration : 4 Weeks .

Starts in 3 August to 28 August 2020.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants must write a 600-1,000 word essay answering “What do you hope to achieve through your study of the Arabic language?”.
  • Applicants must have completed a minimum of four University semesters in Modern Standard Arabic or equivalent study (at least 240 documented contact hours at a private institution).
  • Applicants must have three written recommendations, including at least one from an Arabic Language Instructor/Professor.  Recommendations should be addressed to the Scholarship Committee at Qalam wa Lawh.
  • Applicants must provide graded transcripts documenting previous Arabic study.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Full Scholarships cover all tuition and housing costs for the duration of the program (an approximate value of $4200.00 for semester programs,  and $1200.00 for the winter and summer sessions).
  • Partial Scholarships cover tuition-only costs for the duration of the program (an estimated $2450 for semester programs, and $700 for the winter and summer sessions).
  • Note: Transportation to/from Morocco is the responsibility of awardees.

How to Apply

The Step: Send the completed application form and all required attachments (photocopy of passport, recommendation letters, essay, and transcripts) via email or post to Qalam wa Lawh Center for Arabic Studies attn: Ibn Battuta Scholarship.

Email :Arabic@qalamcenter.com.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Wiem SOUAI / Tunisia

Reviewed by” Mohamed Magdi Eweda / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team