Laboratory Instruction Graduate Fellowships

Laboratory instruction graduate fellowships are competitive awards offered to outstanding graduate students with excellent academic performance record wish to pursue a graduate degree in any field of the School of Science and Engineering.


Open to all nationals 

  • Admission to a graduate program in the school of sciences and engineering
  • For new graduate degree-seeking students; satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements
  • Bachelor of science degree with a minimum overall grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent
  • For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a GPA of 3.2 
  • Demonstrate ability and interest in conducting experimental work and interacting with students in a laboratory environment
  • Fellows must not engage in other work activities outside the University
  • 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
  • Stipend
  • May cover remedial English courses and pre-requisite courses

Responsibilities for Fellows

​​​In support of their professional training, fellows are assigned a maximum of 24 hours per week of laboratory instruction work.

  • 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 October 15 for the Spring semester.

      For inquiries, send an email.