EGYPTIAN FULBRIGHT STUDENT PROGRAM

 

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Interested in pursuing a Master’s program in the US? Applications for the Egyptian Fulbright Student Program are now being accepted! More details below:

AY2017-2018 EGYPTIAN FULBRIGHT STUDENT PROGRAM

PROGRAM GOAL: 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.

GRANT TYPES:
• Master’s degree grants: maximum of two years for persons wishing to pursue postgraduate degrees in the U.S. Applicants in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM), Agriculture and Economics are encouraged to apply.
• 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, Applied and Performing Arts grants: six to nine months for artists who wish to conduct field research or attend master classes with professionals in the U.S.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
• Egyptian citizenship; holders of U.S. green cards and/or passports are ineligible.
• Applicants must reside in Egypt starting the application process till the travel date (in case of selection)
• 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 applicants in American studies, humanities, and social sciences only
• Minimum Institutional TOEFL score of 550 from AMIDEAST Egypt or any of the below ETS Authorized Distributors and/or ITP Testing Centers

Center Designated Governorates
American Canadian Center Menoufia , Kafr El Sheikh, Qalubiya, and Gharbia.
Beni Suef University Beni Suef
Nile Academy Mansoura, Damietta
MASRYA Sohag, Assiut, New Valley, Qena, Luxor, & Aswan.
• For non-degree applicants: proof of registered masters or doctoral thesis at an Egyptian university.
• For Fine, Applied and Performing Arts grants: proof of participation in at least three post-graduate artistic activities or exhibitions; No TOEFL score required.

ELIGIBLE FIELDS: All fields are eligible except medicine, veterinary medicine and dentistry.

GRANT BENEFITS:
• Travel Allowance
• Stipend
• Other allowances
• Medical insurance
• For master’s degree applicants: tuition and/or university fees

AY2017-2018 PROGRAM:

Application: Please visithttps://apply.embark.com/student/fulbright/international

Guidelines: Please visit www.fulbright-egypt.org
For additional information please contact student1@bfce.eun.eg or visitwww.fulbright-egypt.org

 

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