Qalaa Holdings Partial Support Fellowship

Qalaa Holdings partial support fellowship is offered to new graduate students with excellent academic performance record who wish to pursue a graduate degree in Master of Global Affairs.  


  • Egyptian National
  • The applicant must be a staff member at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Egypt
  • For new graduate degree-seeking students, full admission to the Master of Global Affairs program at AUC, satisfying AUC graduate full admissions requirements
  • For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a GPA of 3.2 
  • Financial need


This fellowship will partially support the MGA degree. The fellowship is awarded for the duration of two semesters, pending a review at the end of the first semester for satisfactory academic performance


The fellowship covers:

  • Tuition fees coverage for a maximum of nine credits per semester
  • Student services and activities fees

Responsibilities of Fellows

  • Enroll as a full-time student in the MGA graduate program
  • Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.2
  • Respond to any reporting requests received from AUC by the deadline communicated. This may include a request for photos or academic progress information to be used for reporting purposes; attendance of fellowship events including any meetings/events as requested by the relevant university entities

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
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