Zaki El Sewedy Memorial Fellowship

The Zaki El Sewedy Memorial Fellowship is offered to new and continuing graduate students with outstanding academic performance record, who wish to pursue a graduate degree in the Electronics and Communication Engineering program at The American University in Cairo.

  • Egyptian
  • For new graduate degree-seeking students, full admission to Electronic and Communication Engineering graduate program satisfying AUC graduate full admissions requirements 
  • For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.2 
  • Financial need

Two academic years, with a 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
  • Research and conference/training expenses

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

  • 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

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

Deadline: April 15 for the fall semester and November 3 for the spring semester


For inquiries, email gradserv@aucegypt.edu