Fulbright Egyptian Student Program – USA, 2015/2016
Applications are invited for Fulbright Student Program available for Egyptian nationals. The program will provide grant opportunities for university graduates, masters and doctoral degree candidates and young professionals and artists to study and conduct research in USA. Three types of grants will be awarded: Masters Degree Grants for a period of up to two years, Non-degree Grants for six to nine months and Fine and Applied Arts Grants for a period of six to nine months. Application should submit till May 8, 2014.
Study Subjects: All fields are eligible except medicine, veterinary medicine and dentistry.
Course Level: Grants are available for university graduates, masters and doctoral degree candidates and young professionals and artists to study and conduct research in USA.
Scholarship Sponsor: The Binational Fulbright Commission in Egypt
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
-Egyptian citizenship; holders of U.S. green cards and/or passports are ineligible.
-Bachelor’s degree: Minimum of “Good” for applicants in American studies, humanities, and social sciences. Minimum of “Very Good” for applicants in the sciences.
-Minimum of two years post-graduate experience at the time of application.
-For Non-Degree applicants: proof of registered masters or doctoral thesis at an Egyptian university.
-For Fine, Applied and Performing Arts applicants: proof of participation in at least three post-graduate artistic activities or exhibitions; No TOEFL score required.
-For Minimum Institutional TOEFL score of 550 from AMIDEAST Egypt or any of the below ETS Authorized Distributors and/or ITP Testing Centers
Scholarship Open for International Students: Citizens of Egypt can apply for this Fulbright Student Program.
Scholarship Description: Fulbright Egyptian Student Program provides grant opportunities for university graduates, master’s and doctoral degree candidates, and young professionals and artists to study and conduct research in the United States.
Number of award(s): Not Known
Duration of awards:
-Masters Degree Grants: up to two years for persons wishing to pursue postgraduate degrees in the U.S.
-Non-degree Grants: six to nine months for persons registered for advanced degrees in Egyptian universities who wish to conduct research in the U.S.
-Fine and Applied Arts Grants: six to nine months for artists who wish to conduct field research or attend master classes with professionals in the U.S.
Scholarship cover: The grants will include: Travel allowance, Stipend, Other allowances, Medical insurance and for masters degree and fine & applied arts grants only: Partial tuition and/or university fees.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Selections are announced in October 2014.
Online Application: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 8, 2014.