Laboratory Instruction Graduate Fellowships

Laboratory instruction graduate fellowships are competitive awards offered to outstanding graduate students with excellent academic performance record wish to pursue a graduate degree in any field of the School of Science and Engineering.


Open to all nationals 

  • Admission to a graduate program in the school of sciences and engineering
  • For new graduate degree-seeking students; satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements
  • Bachelor of Science degree with a minimum overall grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent
  • For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a GPA of 3.2 
  • Demonstrate ability and interest in conducting experimental work and interacting with students in a laboratory environment
  • Fellows must not engage in other work activities outside the University
  • Financial need


One semester subject to review every semester for satisfactory academic performance.


The fellowship covers:

  • Tuition fees for a maximum of nine credits per semester
  • Student services and activities fees
  • Stipend
  • May cover remedial English courses and pre-requisite courses

Responsibilities for Fellows

​​​In support of their professional training, fellows are assigned a maximum of 24 hours per week of laboratory instruction work

  • A Teaching Assistantship mandatory training must be completed per university requirements if the fellow is involved in teaching assistantship duties.

For details and more information about teaching assistantships, click here

To Apply

Step 1: Check how to apply and submit the online application
Step 2
: Complete and submit the online fellowship application

Deadlines: April 15 for the fall semester and October 17 for the spring semester.
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