Abdulhadi H. Taher Endowed Scholarships

The Abdulhadi H. Taher Endowed Scholarships provide full or partial support to Egyptian and Saudi Arabian students who demonstrate financial need and outstanding academic performance. The fund also provides housing for Saudi Arabian students or Egyptian students who live outside Cairo and Giza.

Applicants must fulfill the below criteria"

  • Hold the Egyptian or the Saudi Arabian nationality.
  • Be enrolled in Thanaweya Amma in AY 2018-2019 or its equivalent in other certificates.
  • Meet AUC's admission requirements.
  • Achieve a score of not less than 97% in the science section and 94 % in the arts section in Thanaweya Amma or its equivalent in other certificates. 
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Must pass either the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum band score of 6 and writing score of 6 or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum total score of 76 and writing score of 20

The scholarship will cover:

  • Full or partial tuition and fees.
  • Dorm coverage for either Saudi Arabian applicants or Egyptian applicants living outside Cairo and Giza.

To Apply:

Complete an online application through Banner Self-Service.
For application instructions and tips, click here.

Important Note: While applying to the scholarship, please ensure that the word SELECTED appears beside the scholarship name (fund) that you wish to apply for. Otherwise, we will not be able to recognize your application in spite of the fact that you could have successfully sent the application.

Application and Deadline: June 13, 2019