Al Alfi Foundation and American University in Cairo (AUC) are jointly offer fellowship for Egyptian students to pursue master in science in sustainable development. Fellowships are awarded to the most outstanding candidates who are able to complete the program in the shortest amount of time. The fellowship covers a full or partial waiver of tuition fees, student services and activities and cost of books. The deadline for applications is June 15, 2015.
Study Subject(s): Fellowship is awarded for master in science in sustainable development.
Course Level: Fellowship is available for pursuing master programme at the American University in Cairo.
Scholarship Provider: Al Alfi Foundation and American University in Cairo (AUC)
Scholarship can be taken at: Egypt
Eligibility: Applicants must:
-Be Egyptian citizens
-Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. Candidates must also have a background in science, engineering, policy, business or social sciences.
-Possess a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent of gayed gidan (very good)
-Be admitted into the master’s program in sustainable development
Scholarship Open for International Students: Egyptian citizens can apply for this fellowship.
Scholarship Description: Al Alfi Foundation Sustainable Development Fellowship is jointly offered by the Al Alfi Foundation and AUC, represented by the Center for Sustainable Development. The program is designed to identify and prepare future leaders who are Egyptian nationals and who have strong knowledge and skills in science, engineering, business, policy and social sciences. Fellowship applicants must possess professional experience and exceptional skills, as well as an outstanding passion for sustainable development. The program enables qualified Egyptian applicants to the Master in Science in sustainable development to receive a waiver of tuition fees. Five candidates will be accepted into the program. The long-term objective of the program is to develop a new cadre of entrepreneurial leaders who are capable of filling critical positions in industry, public sector and civil-society organizations in Egypt, and who can successfully integrate technical, business and social skills to contribute to comprehensive sustainable development in Egypt and beyond.
Number of award(s): Five candidates will be accepted into the program.
Duration of award(s): Fellowships are awarded to the most outstanding candidates who are able to complete the program in the shortest amount of time.
What does it cover? The fellowship covers:
-A full or partial waiver of tuition fees
-Student services and activities
-Cost of books
Notification: Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview with the selection committee.
How to Apply:
Step 1: Download and submit the AUC graduate application form
Step 2: Submit the online fellowship application form
Scholarship Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is June 15, 2015.