Writing Center Graduate Fellowships

Writing Center Graduate Fellowships are competitive awards offered to outstanding students who wish to pursue full-time study in the graduate program of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and School of Global Affairs and Public Policy. The fellowships provide recipients with valuable teaching and academic experience and involve them as tutors in AUC's Mohamed Taymour Writing and Communication Center.

Eligibility

  • Full admission to a graduate program in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences or the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy
  • For new graduate degree-seeking students; satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements to a graduate program in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences or the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy
  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.2 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

Duration

  • Two academic years and the intervening summer session, with a review every semester for satisfactory academic performance

Award

The fellowship covers:

  • Tuition fees for a maximum of nine credits per semester
  • Student services and activities fees
  • Monthly stipend 
  • Medical service and health insurance fees (for international students)

Responsibilities of Fellows

Fellows are assigned 12 hours of work per week in the writing center

  • A teaching assistantship mandatory training must be completed if the fellow is involved in teaching assistantship duties. The training needs to be completed only once
  • 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 November 3 for the spring semester
    For inquiries, email gradserv@aucegypt.edu.