Deadline:

15 September 2019.

Location:

USA.

(Partially Funded)

Description

The Arab American Association of Engineers and Architects (AAAEA) Scholarship for undergraduates in USA

The Award of a scholarship is to be presented to a full time undergraduate or graduate student in the field of engineering, architecture, or computer science/ information technology with preference to undergraduate students. The objective is to promote engineering, architecture, and computer science/ information technology as worthy professions and to foster stronger ties between the Association and the Arab American Community.

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The number and value of the scholarship(s) will be decided every year based on the amount raised by the Education and Career Enhancement Committee for this purpose and will be presented at a function of the Association.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Computer Science/IT

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

October.

The winners will be announced in October in the event hosted by the organization .

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Student Member of AAAEA can apply- Capital Area or a child of a current member of the association.
  • Interested students can join AAAEA before the application deadlines by contacting Amal Abou-Sef at membership@aaaeadc.com).
  • Must be a Full-Time undergraduate or graduate student currently studying in the field of engineering, architecture or computer science / information technology at a US-Based accredited four year college or university.
  • Applicants must complete the AAAEA Scholarship Award Application and submit all required documents.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Capital Area has up to $4,000 to award to the winners.
  • The winner will receive a certificate and a check in the event hosted by the organization.

How to Apply

First Step: Complete the SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM

Second Step: Provide an official college transcript indicating course grades and cumulative grade point average. For college freshmen, provide official transcript of high school indicating a cumulative grade point average, and an acceptance letter into a college of engineering program.

Third Step: Provide a letter of recommendation written by a faculty member or a professional (from the student’s field of study).

Fourth Step : Provide an adequate description of the applicant’s extracurricular activities. The description should highlight relevant work experience, publications, participation in AAAEA, student/campus activities, involvement in community organizations or a combination of these.

Fifth Step: Provide an essay (minimum 1,200 to maximum 1,500 words) addressing the applicant’s interest in his/her field of study, the most important issue currently being addressed in the applicant’s field, and the responsibility of the Engineers, Architects or Computer Scientists to society and to AAAEA.

Sixth Step : Community College Students: Describe the courses you are taking and how that will lead you into Engineering. Architecture and/or Information Technology/Computer Science program. If you have already applied to any of these three programs in a college, provide a copy of the admission letter.

Send all these documents to :  scholarship@aaaeadc.com 

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This Scholarship Published by:
Wiem SOUAI / Tunisia

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