University Fellowships

University fellowships are offered to new and continuing graduate students with excellent academic performance record who wish to pursue a graduate degree in any field at The American University in Cairo.


  • Open to all nationals and all disciplines of graduate studies in AUC

  • Full admission to one of the graduate programs at AUC

  • For new graduate degree-seeking students; satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent

  • For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a GPA of 3.2 

  • 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

  • Monthly stipend

Responsibilities of Fellows

Fellows are assigned a maximum of 12 hours per week of related academic work with faculty members

To Apply

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

Step 2: Complete and submit the online fellowship application


April 15 for the Fall semester and November 1 for the Spring semester

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