Orascom Construction-AUC Scholarship

Orascom Construction-AUC Scholarship students will be required to study one of the following majors: economics, and mathematics, with an option in statistics and data analysis or actuarial science at AUC.

Applicants must fulfill the below criteria:

  • 2021-2022 public or private high school graduates with demonstrated financial need from the following Upper Egypt governorates: Assiut, Beni Suef, Minya, Sohag, Fayoum, Qena, Luxor and Aswan
  • Top percentile scores in Thanawiya Amma public schools, private schools, STEM or experimental schools
  • Interested in majoring in economics, mathematics with an option in statistics and data analysis or actuarial science
  • Very good verbal English language skills as demonstrated by an IELTS/TOEFL iBT exam
  • Students must pass either the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum band score of 6 and writing a 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
  • Excellent communication skills and presentation skills
  • Track record of community engagement activity
  • Potential for further leadership development

The scholarship will cover:

  • Tuition and fees
  • Books
  • Housing in a double room at the AUC dorms
  • Living allowance
  • AUC transportation
  • Training and field tips
  • A competitive opportunity to study a year abroad at the University of Chicago provided that the student meets the University eligibility requirements

To apply:

Complete and submit the scholarship interest form.